Books about Righteousness

  1. Not a Fan: Becoming a Completely Committed Follower of Jesus

    by Kyle Idleman
    An examination of discipleship, presenting a challenge to live a fully devoted Christian life.

    Are you a follower of Jesus? Don't answer too quickly. In fact, you may want to read this book before you answer at all. Consider it a 'Define the Relationship' conversation to determine exactly ... (Goodreads)

  2. Death Note, Vol. 2: Confluence

    by Tsugumi Ohba
    A thrilling story of crime, justice, and morality, as a young man uses a supernatural notebook to punish the wicked.

    Light thinks he's put an end to his troubles with the FBI—by using the Death Note to kill off the FBI agents working the case in Japan! But one of the agents has a fiancée who used to work in the ... (Goodreads)

  3. Sovereign

    by C.J. Sansom
    A lawyer's quest to uncover the truth behind a mysterious death in Tudor England.

    Set in the autumn of 1541, the novel describes fictional events surrounding Henry VIII's 'Progress' to the North (a state visit accompanied by the royal court and its attendants, the purpose of which ... (Wikipedia)

  4. Fire from Heaven

    by Mary Renault
    The life of Alexander the Great, from his childhood to his ascension to the throne of Macedon.

    Pella – the opening scene of the novel, capital city of Macedon . Pella is presented as a place of constant political struggles . It is where Alexander's childhood is spent and where most of the ... (Wikipedia)

  5. The Crucible

    by Arthur Miller
    A group of teenage girls face accusations of witchcraft in a puritanical society.

    "I believe that the reader will discover here the essential nature of one of the strangest and most awful chapters in human history," Arthur Miller wrote of his classic play about the witch-hunts and ... (Goodreads)

  6. Quo Vadis

    by Henryk Sienkiewicz
    Epic tale of ancient Rome, a love story between a Christian woman and a Roman soldier.

    This glorious saga unfolds against the backdrop of ancient Rome–from the Forum to the Coliseum, from banquet halls to summer retreats in Naples, from the luxurious houses of the nobility to the ... (Goodreads)

  7. Code Name Verity

    by Elizabeth Wein
    Two female spies' harrowing mission during WWII and the secrets they discover.

    In 1943 Nazi-occupied France, a British Lysander spy plane crashes in the fictional town of Ormaie. On board are two best friends, a pilot (Maddie, code name: Kittyhawk) and a spy (Julie, code name: ... (Wikipedia)

  8. The Eye of the World

    by Robert Jordan
    Epic fantasy, filled with adventure and danger, as a group of heroes attempt to save the world.

    The Eye of the World revolves around protagonists Rand al'Thor , Matrim (Mat) Cauthon , Perrin Aybara , Egwene al'Vere , and Nynaeve al'Meara , after their residence of "Emond's Field" is ... (Wikipedia)

  9. A Crown of Swords

    by Robert Jordan
    Epic fantasy adventure of a struggle for power, with fate of the world in the balance.

    A Crown of Swords has three primary plotlines: ... (Wikipedia)

  10. Profiles in Courage

    by John F. Kennedy
    Biographical accounts of U.S. senators who faced adversity for their beliefs.

    The Pulitzer Prize winning classic by President John F. Kennedy, with an introduction by Caroline Kennedy and a foreword by Robert F. Kennedy. Written in 1955 by the then junior senator from the ... (Goodreads)

  11. King Leopold's Ghost

    by Adam Hochschild
    A harrowing account of the colonization of the Congo and the exploitation of its people.

    In the 1880s, as the European powers were carving up Africa, King Leopold II of Belgium seized for himself the vast and mostly unexplored territory surrounding the Congo River. Carrying out a ... (Goodreads)

  12. Soul Harvest: The World Takes Sides

    by Tim LaHaye
    A thrilling apocalyptic story of a demon-infested world and the fight for faith and freedom.

    After the Wrath of the Lamb earthquake, Rayford Steele must find his wife Amanda White , who was supposed to land in New Babylon . Buck Williams must find his wife Chloe Steele , who was last seen in ... (Wikipedia)

  13. The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness

    by Kevin DeYoung
    A call to Christians to pursue holiness and live a life that reflects their faith in Christ.

    The “hole in our holiness” is that evangelicals don’t look particularly holy, and, despite the flood of gospel-centered discussions, there seems to be a greater focus on personal depravity than on ... (Goodreads)

  14. The Pursuit of Holiness

    by Jerry Bridges
    A guide to spiritual growth and maturity, focusing on living a holy life.

    This new edition replaces both, The Pursuit of Holiness, (ISBN 9781576839324) and the study guide (ISBN 9781576839881) by combining both resources into one volume! “Be holy, for I am holy,” commands ... (Barnes & Noble)

  15. Hoot

    by Carl Hiaasen
    A boy's mission to save burrowing owls, uncovering a dark plot along the way.

    The main character Roy Eberhardt moves from Montana to Florida and into the fictional town of Coconut Cove, where a 7th grader, Dana Matherson, starts to bully him. On the bus to school, Roy sees a ... (Wikipedia)

  16. The Last Child

    by John Hart
    A suspenseful mystery about a family's search for their missing son, uncovering a dark conspiracy.

    Winner of the 2010 Edgar Award for Best Novel, John Hart's, New York Times, bestselling debut,, The King of Lies, announced the arrival of a major talent. With, Down, River, he surpassed his earlier ... (Barnes & Noble)

  17. True Light

    by Terri Blackstock
    A gripping tale of a woman's journey to find her missing husband, while uncovering a dangerous conspiracy.

    Now eight months into a global blackout, the residents of Oak Hollow are trying to cope with the deep winter nights and a gnawing hunger from a food shortage. The struggle to survive can bring out ... (Barnes & Noble)

  18. Enemy of God

    by Bernard Cornwell
    Historical fiction set in 5th century Britain, chronicling Arthur's quest to save his people.

    Arthur's unexpected victory over the combined armies of Powys and Siluria at Lugg Vale has brought peace and unity to the British kingdoms. Both Gorfyddyd, King of Powys, and Gundleus, King of ... (Wikipedia)

  19. Blood of the Fold

    by Terry Goodkind
    Entangled in a power struggle between forces of good and evil, a man must use his newfound magical abilities to save the world.

    The story begins at the Palace of the Prophets where a funeral is being held for Nathan and Ann. Sister Verna and Warren, now freed from Rada'Han, are traveling with Richard to break down the barrier ... (Wikipedia)

  20. Knight's Shadow

    by Sebastien de Castell
    A young knight must grapple with his newfound responsibilities while leading a rebellion against a tyrannical ruler.

    Following his beloved debut, Traitor's Blade , Sebastien de Castell returns with volume two of his fast-paced fantasy adventure series, inspired by the swashbuckling action and witty banter of The ... (Goodreads)

  21. Foxe's Book of Martyrs

    by John Foxe
    A collection of accounts of Christian martyrs and the persecution they faced.

    Reformation-era England—John Foxe recounts the lives, sufferings, and triumphant deaths of dozens of Christian martyrs. Some were people of rank and influence. Some were ordinary folk. Some were even ... (Goodreads)

  22. The Discipline of Grace: God's Role and Our Role in the Pursuit of Holiness

    by Jerry Bridges
    A guide to understanding the role of God's grace and our own efforts in achieving holiness.

    God’s Role and Our Role in the Pursuit of Holiness You are never beyond the reach of God’s grace. Neither are you ever beyond the need of God’s grace. Without grace we’d never come to Christ. But ... (Barnes & Noble)

  23. Avatar: The Last Airbender - The Promise, Part 1

    by Gene Luen Yang
    Aang and his friends must protect their world from a political conflict between the Fire Nation and the other nations.

    The war is over...but the adventure has just begun! Picking up exactly where Avatar: The Last Airbender left off, The Promise takes Aang to a Fire Nation colony in the heart of the Earth Nation, ... (Goodreads)

  24. Dorothy Must Die

    by Danielle Paige
    A teenage girl is tasked with overthrowing the wicked witch and restoring order to Oz.

    I didn't ask for any of this. I didn't ask to be some kind of hero. But when your whole life gets swept up by a tornado—taking you with it—you have no choice but to go along, you know? Sure, I've ... (Goodreads)

  25. The Book of the Unnamed Midwife

    by Meg Elison
    In a post-apocalyptic world, a midwife embarks on a dangerous mission to save the human race.

    When she fell asleep, the world was doomed. When she awoke, it was dead. In the wake of a fever that decimated the earth’s population—killing women and children and making childbirth deadly for the ... (Goodreads)

  26. A Higher Call: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II

    by Adam Makos
    True story of the remarkable chivalry between two pilots in the heat of battle during World War II.

    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER: “Beautifully told.”,—CNN ,• ,“A remarkable story...worth retelling and celebrating.”—,USA Today ,• ,“Oh, it’s a good one!”,—Fox News,, A “beautiful story of a ... (Barnes & Noble)

  27. Experiencing God: How to Live the Full Adventure of Knowing and Doing the Will of God

    by Henry T. Blackaby
    A guide to experiencing God's presence and will in everyday life, through prayer, Bible study, and obedience.

    When you listen to this audio, you'll find that you aren't just listening. No, you are being remade, reoriented, restored from the frustration of what you may have known as stale religion. Captured ... (Barnes & Noble)

  28. The Holiness of God

    by R.C. Sproul
    An exploration of the infinite holiness of God, and its implications for humanity.

    Central to God's character is the quality of holiness. Yet, even so, most people are hard-pressed to define what God's holiness precisely is. Many preachers today avoid the topic altogether because ... (Goodreads)

  29. Code of Conduct

    by Brad Thor
    Scot Harvath, ex-Navy SEAL, must stop a terrorist group from unleashing a deadly virus on the United States.

    “Thor tops himself again and again.” — “Feels like the TV show, 24, on the page.” —The Associated Press #1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor presents his greatest thriller ... (Barnes & Noble)

  30. True Valor

    by Dee Henderson
    A Navy SEAL and a doctor team up to solve a mystery and stop a terrorist attack. Romance blooms amidst danger.

    Heroes get a new meaning when you see inside their lives. Gracie is a Navy Pilot; Bruce works Air Force Pararescue. With dangerous jobs—often away from home—they write love letters. When Gracie is ... (Goodreads)

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