Choosing the right book for your child can be a daunting task. As parents, we want books that are not only engaging and entertaining but also instill valuable lessons and morals in our children.
A good Christian chapter book does that. It teaches good morals, avoids bad words, and stresses the importance of friendship and kindness. These books serve as a tool to help shape the character of young readers, guiding them towards becoming better individuals.
But what exactly makes a good Christian chapter book?
Wholesome Chapter Books and Christian Books
Unlike mainstream children's books often filled with questionable morals and unnecessary violence, wholesome chapter books take a different route. They focus on portraying real-life situations, emphasizing virtues such as:
The characters in these books face challenges, make decisions, and learn lessons that mirror the experiences of children in their day-to-day lives.
Bakken Books offers a variety of wholesome Christian chapter books for kids that align perfectly with Christian values. The "Campground Kids" series by C.R. Fulton is an excellent example. Each book in this series promotes values like self-confidence, teamwork, trust, honesty, and forgiveness.
About Bakken Books
Our mission at Bakken Books is to provide kids with wholesome chapter books that teach character lessons, core virtues, and strong moral values. We seek to provide content parents can trust and kids will love.
We also vet every author to make sure they are a good fit and meet our mission of providing wholesome books to our kids. If you are looking for books that don't have offensive content in them, you have come to the right place. We provide books that are family-friendly and keep kids interested.
What makes us unique is our focus on interest-based books, Christian books for kids, and our online bookstore dedicated to a small community of authors.
Our Authors at Bakken Books
Bakken Books is proud to work with authors who not only share Christian values but also desire to convey these principles through their writing. Our authors have a deep understanding of the importance of incorporating Christian values into Christian children's books.
- R. Fulton: She is an artist and author who brings her fresh perspectives on faith, life, and happiness into her writing. Her "Campground Kids" series is a perfect example of her commitment to teaching valuable life lessons through wholesome stories.
- Barry Forbes: He is an award-winning writer who incorporates his love for mystery stories and Christian values into his "Mystery Searchers" series. Through his books, he encourages young readers to trust in God and be honest with themselves and others.
- Daniel Kenney: He is a high school teacher and father of eight who uses his experiences as a parent and educator to write children's books that affirm timeless values such as courage, friendship, and family. His "The History Mystery Kids" series is a hit among parents and children alike.
- Lane Walker: He is an outdoor writer and education professional. He combines his love for writing and the outdoors in his works. His books, such as "The Fishing Chronicles" series, not only entertain but also teach children about nature and the importance of taking care of God's creations.
- Emily Boever: She is a homeschooling mom with eight kids. She splits her time between homemaking, homeschooling, and writing, bringing her unique experiences into her work. Her series "The Math Inspectors" combines Christian values and a hint of mystery, with the fun of solving math puzzles.
- Kevin Miller: He is an award-winning novelist and filmmaker, applies his craft to various projects, including novels, non-fiction books, and comic books, always ensuring his work aligns with Christian values. The "Milligan Creek" series shares life lessons in a fun and engaging way and is perfect for young readers.
Each of these authors represents the values and morals that Bakken Books seeks to promote through its books.
Bakken Books Series
One of our most popular series is "The Campground Kids" by C.R. Fulton. These books follow Isaiah, Sadie, and Ethan as they set out on adventures through our country's National Parks, where they encounter action, heart-racing adventure, and mystery at every turn.
Another fan-favorite is "The Mystery Searchers" series by Barry Forbes. Four teenagers fight crime and solve mysteries with the help of the local police. Throw in a bunch of high-tech tools and add the values of leadership, courage, diligence, and perseverance. Then get ready for a clean, wholesome, fun.
We also have the "Space Bound" series by R. J. Harbor, which will spark your child's imagination and curiosity as they start a space adventure of their own with Monty, his sister Ivory, and a robot. Get ready to blast off into a world of fun and discovery.
At Bakken Books, we understand how important it is to provide quality content for children that aligns with Christian values. That's why we carefully select our authors and their works to make certain they reflect these values in a fun and engaging way.
The Impact of Wholesome Reading
The beauty of these wholesome books for children lies in their ability to entertain while educating. They create a safe space for children to explore complex emotions, understand moral dilemmas, and develop empathy. As children relate to the characters and their experiences, they are encouraged to reflect on their actions and choices.
Every book your child reads shapes their understanding of the world. Let's make sure we're filling their minds with stories of courage, love, and righteousness. After all, today's readers are tomorrow's leaders—equip them with the tools they need to lead with values like leadership, courage, diligence, and perseverance.
So, next time you're looking for a gift for your child, consider the conservative books for kids that entertain, educate, and inspire from Bakken Books.