StoryJumpers' Christmas Wishlist
Happy Birthday Christmas Child by Laura Sassi
A special birthday – a special Baby! Join Mary and Joseph, angels, shepherds, sheep, and various stable critters as they celebrate the birthday of a very special baby in this rhyming counting book for little readers and their families.
Trusty Tried and True by Dr. Mark Hamby
Written in the style of Dr. Seuss, Trusty Tried and True is an adventure bursting with colorful imagery to fill your imagination and stir your creativity. You’ll meet Trusty the Train’s friends Brawny, Smarty, and Beauty - and learn to be more like Trusty, our hero, who is so eager to help others. At least, Trusty is willing to give it a try.
Clever Cub Welcomes Baby Jesus by Bob Hartman
Clever Cub is a curious little bear who LOVES to cuddle up with the Bible and learn about God. On a starry night, Mama Bear and Clever Cub imagine what it would have been like to welcome baby Jesus to the world.
Voyage with Vikings by Marianne Hering
While visiting Mr. Whittaker at Whit’s Soda Shoppe, Beth and Patrick find a mysterious letter in the Imagination Station requesting a Viking sunstone. The letter is old and says that someone named Albert will be imprisoned if the sunstone isn’t found. Mr. Whittaker sends cousins Patrick and Beth to Greenland circa 1000. On their quest for the sunstone, the cousins meet Vikings Erik the Red and Leif Eriksson―and find the sunstone as they join Leif on his first voyage to North America. But the adventure is just beginning, for when they return to Mr. Whittaker’s workshop with the sunstone, there is another note waiting for them, requesting a silver goblet. Join Patrick and Beth as they travel to various lands and times in the Imagination Station book series!
You're Joking Me by Will Daniel
Written by a kid for kids, You're Joking Me is a hilarious collection of more than 450 puns, riddles, one-liners, and knock-knock jokes that are sure to have kids (and their adults) laughing up a storm. William Daniel is a sixth grader and a WWII enthusiast...
Lost Locket of Lewes by Ilona Holland
What would you do if you uncovered a real locket from 1880 on the beach? Join Virginia and Rodney as they discover a world that spans two centuries. Traveling through time, they unravel the mystery of The Lost Locket of Lewes, Delaware.
Trapped in a Hot Air Balloon by Mark Wainwright
When a hot air balloon ride goes terribly wrong, siblings Jenny and Cole find themselves soaring thousands of feet into the cold Colorado sky. In the basket of the enormous balloon, they must overcome their differences and safely land the runaway hot air...
The Hunt for Fang by Amanda Cleary Eastep
Jack and his friends learn some survival skills at the church’s summer camp. They’ll need them! Determined to find Ruthie’s lost cat and protect Jack’s new puppy from Fang, the local wildlife, the kids head deep into the woods. Just when they think they’re cornered by the “enemy,” the kids realize someone has gone missing. Is Fang up to no good? Or will faith and friendship be enough to see the kids make it out alive?
How to (Almost) Ruin Your Summer by Taryn Souders
Top Three Reasons Camp Minnehaha is the worst – The spiders (wayyy too long legs), King Arthur (a rampaging goat intent on my destruction), Victoria, AKA The Diva (an evil cabinmate obsessed with French beauty products and my humiliation). Chloe McCorkle knew a summer camp where you had to learn a career was a bad idea. She tried to tell her parents, but they just had to go on vacation to Alaska and ship her off to camp for two weeks. It’s not ideal, but she’s going to try to make the best of it. She might even learn some skills that will help her make money for the new bike she’s been eyeing. But to do that, she’ll need to survive an underwear-eating goat, an invincible spider, and a camp director who’s convinced Chloe is trouble...