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Looking for recommendations for Christian read aloud books for youth. While we've enjoyed stuff like Narnia, we're looking for something a bit deeper right now. Recently, we've been enjoying books like Hinds' feet on high place, the new Pilgrim's progress, the Trailblazers series of missionary biographies, and Kisses from Katie. I'd love to find more books in the same vein.

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We also read/discussed a lot of books throughout the middle school/high school years on apologetics, worldview, Christian living, inspirational, devotional, etc. Below I've copy-pasted a list from a past post of mine. Note: some titles were written for adults, so those might click better in high school or even college:

Fiction we found to be meaningful, or illustrate profound Christian truths:
     middle school/high school
- The Lord of the Rings trilogy (Tolkien)
- Smith of Wooton Major; Leaf By Niggle (Tolkien) -- short stories
- The Light Princess; The Golden Key; The Wise Woman (MacDonald) -- short stories
- The Princess and the Goblins; The Princess and Curdie (MacDonald)
- The Tombs of Atuan (LeGuin)
- The Great and Terrible Quest (Lovett)
- Hind's Feet on High Places (Hurnard)
- The Singer; The Song; The Finale (Miller)
- Chronicles of Narnia (Lewis)
     high school

- Till We Have Faces (Lewis)
- space trilogy: Out of the Silent Planet, Perelandra, That Hideous Strength (Lewis)
- The Man Who Was Thursday (Chesterton)
- I Heard the Owl Call My Name (Craven)
- Cry The Beloved Country (Paton)

Inspirational Biographies:
- And the Word Came With Power
- Soul Surfer
- Kisses From Katie (Davis)
- The Hiding Place
- Bruchko (Olson)
- God's Smuggler

- A Severe Mercy (Van Auken)
- Trial and Triumph -- inspirational short collection of martyrs

- Fearfully & Wonderfully Made (Brand)
- A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23; Lessons From a Sheep Dog (Keller)

- How To Be Your Own Selfish Pig -- beginning worldview (at a middle school level)
- The Deadliest Monster: Introduction to Worldview (Baldwin)
- Understanding the Times (Noebel)

- Seven Men Who Rule From the Grave (Breese)
- Rethinking Worldview (Bertrand)

Worldview and the Arts
- Through a Screen Darkly (Overstreet) -- seeing God's truth in films
- Reel Spirituality; Finding God in the Movies (Johnston) -- seeing God's truth in films

- Screwtape Letters, The Great Divorce, Mere Christianity (and others by CS Lewis)
- Orthodoxy; The Everlasting Man (Chesterton)
- More Than a Carpenter (McDowell)
- The Case for Christ (Lee Strobel)
- Christian Life (Sinclair Ferguson)
- The God Who is There (Francis Schaeffer)

Comparative Religions/Philosophy
- The Universe Next Door (Sire) -- Christian author
- Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy (Gaarder) -- secular author

- Lost in the Cosmos; Message in the Bottle (Walker) -- Christian author
- Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid (Hofstadter)

Christian Living
- Young Peacemakers
- Do Hard Things
- Celebration of Discipline
- The 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make (Covey)
- Who You Are When No One is Looking (Hybels)

- The Greatest Among You (Simms) -- servant leadership
- Don't Waste Your Life (Piper)

- The Joy of a Plain Life (Cooper)
- A Long Obedience in the Same Direction (Peterson)

More ideas in these past threads:
"Compiling a list of 'life lesson' books for sons ages 15 and 13"
"Spiritual / practical book list - help me add to it"
"s/o Christian works of devotion or belief that shouldn't be missed"
"Any other inspirational books like "Brother Andrew" or "She Dared to Call Him Father"?"

And possibly more ideas in these threads:
"Books when struggling with (Christian) faith"
"? for Christians: apologetics or worldview courses?"
"Living books for [Christian] worldview course?"

Edited by Lori D.
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So much depends on what your theological background is.  For all that I don’t love Lord of the Rings, it would be good.  Best class I took in seminary was Philosophy of C. S. Lewis, and his stuff is pretty accessible, so I would use him pretty extensively.  Rachel Held Evans, Nadia Bolz-Weber, Girl Meets God by Lauren Winner (and the Mitford books), Barbara Brown Taylor, Madeleine L’Engle, Finding God in the Waves would work well for my family but not necessarily others.  

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