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Topic: Inspirational/christian books for teen boys... (need suggestions)

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Subject: Inspirational/christian books for teen boys... (need suggestions)
Date Posted: 2/6/2010 8:57 AM ET
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Anyone have any suggestions of good books (or even magazines?) that teen boys, ages 15-19 might enjoy and get something uplifting out of. I don't necessarily need overtly Christian materials, but would like books/mags that come from a Christian perspective/that espouse Christian values.  It's for a volunteer project I'm involved in. I'd  like to order a few books on here since I have plenty of credits, but wouldn't be adverse to picking them up at half price books or ordering a magazine  subscription.  They will be given to a group of troubled teen boys, if that helps you with the type of reading material I'm needing.



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Date Posted: 2/6/2010 11:25 AM ET
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Not sure if this helps but my brothers enjoyed reading the Douglas Bond boys series. Also the Frank Perreti youth books. I know there are not many out there for boys. Seemd like there are sooo many for girls and very few bor boys:) Hope this helps a little.

Date Posted: 2/6/2010 9:07 PM ET
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I read a book a while ago called The Bark of The Bog Owl.  Part of a series, I believe.  Allegory of the life of King David.  They might like it.

Date Posted: 2/8/2010 11:57 PM ET
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I remmber some called Sugar Creek Gang way back when but not sure if they're teenage or not or if they're still published. Just remember seeing them.

Date Posted: 2/14/2010 1:17 AM ET
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Robert Liparulo's Dreamhouse Kings series. Possibly some of Frank Peretti, Ted Dekker, Robin Parrish...