Lamplighter Books

Lamplighter Publishing makes it their goal to publish stories with inspiring characters, strong themes, and interesting plots. Their motto is “Building Christlike Character, One Story at a Time.” Most of their books are from the 1700, 1800, and 1900’s, and written by Christian authors little known to us today. There are over two hundred titles to choose from and are organized by both age and character trait. Below are some of my favorites.

Ages 6+:

~ A ‘Strordinary Little Maid – Amy Le Feuvre

~ Christie’s Old Organ – Mrs. O. F. Walton

~ The Giant Killer – A.L.O.E.

~ Jessica’s First Prayer – Hesba Stretton

~ Saved at Sea – Mrs. O. F. Walton

~ Teddy’s Button – Amy Le Feuvre

Ages 9+:

~ The Battle – A.L.O.E. (Sequel to The Giant Killer)

~ Buried in the Snow – Frank Hoffman

~ The Candle in the Window – Margaret Hill McCarter

~ Christiethe King’s Servant – Mrs. O. F. Walton

~ House of Love – Elizabeth Cheney

~ OvertakenThe Wild Lad of London – E. A. Bland

Ages 12+:

~ The Chateau by the Lake – Amy Le Feuvre

~ Escape From The Eagle’s Nest – A.L.O.E.

~ The Haunted Room – A.L.O.E.

~ The Hidden Hand – E.D.E.N. Southworth

~ The Lost Clue – Mrs. O. F. Walton

~ The Secret Bridge – Amy Le Feuvre

~ That Printer of Udell’s – Harold Bell Wright

~ The Treasure of the Secret Cove – Amy Le Feuvre
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Sassy - April 21st, 2024 at 1:24pm

I'll have to check these out. Thanks for the recommendations!

- April 22nd, 2024 at 12:37pm

You're welcome!