Chapter Book age 8-11
The Dog Snatcher: Guardians of Time Book 1

The Dog Snatcher: Guardians of Time Book 1

$11.99eBook: $4.99Audiobook: $5.99

Disbelief and shock fill eleven-year-old Jake when a stranger grabs his beloved dog. Jake and his twin Ava chase the scruffy teen down their suburban street, but the thief simply vanishes. So … what is this ancient-looking skeleton key Jake finds in the street? Turning it in the air takes the twins—somewhere else!

Jake can’t believe it when the twins find themselves in a clock shop that travels through time and space, piloted by a helpful 700-year-old Swiss alchemist. Surely this man can help them find their missing dog.

But the dog snatcher won’t be easy to catch. He too is a centuries-old alchemist. And he’s threatening to kill the dog!

Recognized as premier Christian fiction for kids-- designated a finalist for the prestigious Selah Award for Christian Fiction. It also received a Purple Dragonfly Award from Story Monsters Magazine.

A story full of surprises, including a trip to France in 1680. For kids 8-11, containing 18 illustrations.  Lexile® reading level 550L, or 2nd grade. Now with a free comprehensive 5-week homeschool study guide.

"My son sat there reading this book when he could have been playing games. Now, that's something." -- Terra Rickers

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Secret of the Lost Dragons, Guardians of Time Book 2

Secret of the Lost Dragons, Guardians of Time Book 2

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Eleven-year-olds Jake and Ava are seasoned time travelers stuck babysitting their four-year-old cousin, DeeDee. After a day at the pool, DeeDee stoops to touch a strange coin in their driveway—and vanishes!

Oh, no! What’s there to do but touch the coin too?

A finalist for the prestigious Selah Award for Christian Fiction!

The twins find DeeDee in a narrow desert canyon—facing a huge, fierce dragon. Clearly, it’s time to leave. Jake and Ava grab DeeDee’s hands and reach for the time-travel keys in their pockets. But their pockets are empty!

A family-friendly action-adventure for ages 8-11, Book 2 in the Guardians of Time series.

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Search for the Hidden Throne: Guardians of Time Book 3

Search for the Hidden Throne: Guardians of Time Book 3

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Jake, 11-year-old seasoned time traveler, opens his front door to his mentor. The long-lived Swiss alchemist bears bad news: Jake’s teenage mentor, Will, is missing.

Oh, no! Even worse: the alchemist wants to send Jake and his twin Ava to the Guardians of Time Guild headquarters to look for Will, while he checks out a rumor elsewhere. After an unsettling wait in 1529 Vienna at Headquarters, the twins learn that their nemesis Martin has kidnapped Will, and that their alchemist friend is stuck in Asia and can’t help them.

Jake and Ava are rookies. They’ve brought along their little cousin, their babysitting charge for the summer, and they have to keep her safe. How can they even figure out how to make the Headquarters time machine work? And now, cannonballs are falling! It’s the Siege of Vienna!

A family-friendly story for ages 8 and up with 20 illustrations, easy to read. Written by a Christian.

Releasing July 1, 2024!

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The Dog Snatcher Audiobook

The Dog Snatcher Audiobook

$5.99eBook: $4.99Audiobook: $5.99

Eleven-year-old Jake is amazed to find a strange silver key at the end of his suburban driveway.  Then a teenage boy kidnaps the family dog and vanishes. Jake and his twin Ava are determined to find their dog, and soon they use the key to seek help in--of all places--a clock shop.

This clock shop travels through time and space, piloted by a 700-year-old Swiss alchemist. But the dog snatcher isn’t easy to catch. He’s a centuries-old alchemist too.

An illustrated family-friendly story full of surprises, including a trip to France in 1680. Containing 18 illustrations. Lexile® reading level 550L.

 

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Secret of the Lost Dragons Audiobook

Secret of the Lost Dragons Audiobook

Audiobook: $7.25

Eleven-year-olds Jake and Ava are seasoned time travelers stuck babysitting their four-year-old cousin, DeeDee. After a day at the pool, DeeDee stoops to touch a strange coin in their driveway—and vanishes!

Oh, no! What’s there to do but touch the coin too?

The twins find DeeDee in a narrow desert canyon—facing a huge, fierce dragon. Clearly, it’s time to leave. Jake and Ava grab DeeDee’s hands and reach for the time-travel keys in their pockets. But their pockets are empty!

A family-friendly action-adventure for ages 8-11, Book 2 in the Guardians of Time series.
Book 1 was named winner of a Purple Dragonfly Award and also a finalist for the prestigious Selah Award for Christian Fiction.

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Study Guide for Christian Homeschoolers Grades 2-5, The Dog Snatcher

Study Guide for Christian Homeschoolers Grades 2-5, The Dog Snatcher

$13.00eBook: free

A study guide for The Dog Snatcher, a chapter book by Phyllis Wheeler. This guide is a five-week language arts unit including vocabulary, comprehension, and extended lessons on Christian living themes from the book.

Extended lessons include:

  • faith questions
  • the Golden Rule
  • storytelling
  • imagery
  • vocabulary
  • a bit of the French language
  • history details of Lyon
  • a tabletop game
  • and more!
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