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Benge, Janet

Summary: Whether masterminding strategy and fighting on the front lines to secure Allied victory in World War I and World War II or guiding war-torn nations to recovery in peacetime, five-star General Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964) faced every challenge with unwavering courage and resolve. The general began his honored army career by leading his fellow cadets at West Point and ultimately commanded all...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2013

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Benge, Janet

Summary: Once a kidnapped slave baby, George Washington Carver (1861 or 1864-1943) found freedom in learning everything he could about the world around him. Overcoming poverty and racism, George became a brilliant scientist and a gifted professor who dedicated his expertise to helping black farmers escape the devastating grip of poverty. George's scientific creativity knew no limits. His ingenious...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2013

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Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: The Hardy brothers investigate after reports of a beast attacking people. Is the Bayport Beast real after all?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Oasis Audio 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD DIX

Benge, Janet

Summary: Jim and Pete turned to see the Auca men, their deadly spears raised, running toward Nate, Ed, and Roger. Jim stood in the river, his hand on his pistol. Should he defend himself? He already knew the answer. Each man had promised the others that he would not save himself by killing those they had sought out in Jesus' name. Jim Elliot and his coworkers surrendered their lives in Ecuador's jungle,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2014

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Benge, Janet

Summary: Flying soon captured Nate's (1923-1956) heart. His air-service ministry to isolated missionaries put him on a path of destiny that would ultimately end with a final airplane flight with four missionary friends to the "Palm Beach" landing strip in the jungles of Ecuador. The men's lives given that day not only opened a door to the gospel for the unreached "Aucas;" it has been said that possibly...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2013

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Benge, Janet

Summary: With the heart of an explorer and the passion of an evangelist, David Livingstone (1813-1873) mapped vast, unexplored areas of Africa, sharing the gospel with whomever he encountered. His stamina, perseverance, and dogged determination created the legacy of a trailblazing explorer with an undying hunger to make Christ known wherever his steps led him. David Livingstone's captivating adventures...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2014

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Benge, Janet.

Summary: Billy boarded the train to Minneapolis. He had come to Los Angeles months before as a small-time preacher. Now he was leaving as one of the most recognized Christians in the country. It was not what Billy had sought; he'd just been open for God to use. Billy wondered if this would be the peak of his fame or if something bigger was about to happen. The oldest son of dairy farmers from Charlotte,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2015

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Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: Frank and Joe must take the shine off a jewel thief who sends ominous riddles from the mysterious robber known only as the Phantom. Can the Hardys crack the Phantom's code before he strikes again?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Oasis Audio LLC 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD DIX

Benge, Janet

Summary: Eric's (1902-1945) refusal earlier that week to run on Sunday in the Olympic 100-meter race had stunned the world. Now his incredible victory in the 400-meter race further strengthened his believe in God's promise, "He who honors Me, I will honor." Years later, Eric Liddell would be tested far beyond mere physical ability as a missionary to China. His character, perseverance, and endurance are...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2012

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Benge, Janet

Summary: One of the famous Doolittle Raiders who first attacked Japan after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Jacob DeShazer (1912-2008) knew this one-way mission was dangerous. Indeed, it led to his capture as a prisoner of war. Beaten, malnourished, and alone in his cell, Jacob was given a Bible -- and far away from home, this American soldier became a Christian.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2013

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Benge, Janet

Summary: Growing up in Massachusetts, longing to be a farmer like his father, John Adams (1735-1826) never imagined the vital role he would one day play in the transformation of the colonies into an independent American nation. As the injustices of British rule stirred up the colonists to revolution and independence, this rising young lawyer became an influential member of the Continental Congress and a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2012

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Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: Lights! Camera! Sabotage? It does not take much to convince Frank and Joe to be extras in the new zombie movie that's filming in Bayport. Not only do they get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the magic that goes into making horror movies, they also get to wear freakishly realistic zombie makeup that makes them look like the walking dead! But the horror gets a little too real when disaster hits...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Oasis Audio 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD DIX

Benge, Janet

Summary: When he became God's smuggler, Brother Andrew (1928-) was already familiar with risk. As a boy, the intrepid Andrew van der Bijl joined the Dutch Resistance against the Nazi occupation. As a young man, he fought eagerly in the Dutch East Indies -- until the horror of war turned the adventure seeker to a life of alcohol and desperation. Redeemed by God, the Dutchman became a daring messenger of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: YWAM Publishing 2013

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Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: When new team members are being kidnapped and threatened, Frank and Joe join the basketball team at the request of their principal to uncover the culprits.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Oasis Audio 2017

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Tebow, Tim

Summary: "First, he was a beloved college football champion, media sensation, and best-selling author drafted in the first round of the 2010 Draft. Then he had a miracle playoff run with the Denver Broncos before being traded to the New York Jets. After one season he was cut by New York, next signed by the New England Patriots, then let go after training camp. Tim Tebow has achieved big victories and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WaterBrook 2016

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248 TEB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 248 TEB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 248.4 TEB

Tebow, Tim

Summary: Offers inspiration and guidance for readers to begin to move beyond fear and take risks in pursuit of their dreams, so that they can live a life of deeper meaning and success.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Waterbrook, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248.4 TEB