Lil' Boy is just an ordinary child growing up on his father’s farm in a little place called Creek Town. But in the 1960s, even the most average black boy had something to worry about. All Lil' Boy wants is to wear his bright red hat, have some fun and adventure…and get out of doing his chores. Then, one day, everything changes. After he is attacked with rocks being thrown at him by several angry men driving their truck along the road, Lil' Boy makes a promise to himself: when he gets older, he will own that road, and no one will ever throw rocks at him again. It’s a long journey, but before long, Lil' Boy is deep in the heart of politics and on his way to greatness. A Not So Easy Road tells the story of Commissioner Mose Jones Jr. and will inspire any child looking to make a differen...
Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Leaders & Notable People, Specific Groups, Children's eBooks, Nonfiction, Biographies
Size: 111 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 28 March 2017 onward
Kidnapped! Russell stared at three machine guns pointed at him. After attempting to escape, he lowered his head and waited to die.
The guerillas had captured this young missionary in the jungles of Colombia. Russell’s response and faith will inspire young readers in their own walk with the Lord, while real life adventure and humorous missteps will keep them glued to the pages.
• Young Russell’s prayer asking God to call his parents to be missionaries.
• God’s answer when Russell was eight and his donation to his mother’s schooling.
• A near disaster involving a pig in an airplane and donkeys on the runway.
• His capture and confinement to a guerilla camp in the jungle.
• Russell’s decision to rescue hi...
Genre: Children's eBooks, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Christianity, Biographies
Free eBook download for Kindle from 06 March 2017 onward