Series: Guessing Book

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Adoniram Judson by Fern Neal Stocker
Amy Carmichael by Fern Neal Stocker
David Livingstone by Fern Neal Stocker
George Washington Carver by Fern Neal Stocker
Gladys Aylward by Fern Neal Stocker
Hudson Taylor by Fern Neal Stocker
Sammy Morris by Fern Neal Stocker

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  1. David Livingstone by Sam Wellman (1995)
  2. Hudson Taylor by J. Hudson Taylor (1965)
  3. Amy Carmichael: Rescuer of Precious Gems by Janet Benge (1998)
  4. The Hidden Jewel by Dave Jackson (1992)
  5. Eric Liddell (Men of Faith) by Catherine Swift (1986)
  6. Hudson Taylor: God's Venturer by Phyllis Thompson (1954)
  7. Women of Faith: Mary Slessor (Women Of faith Series) by Basil Miller (1946)
  8. Hero Tales: A Family Treasury of True Stories from the Lives of Christian Heroes Volume 1 by Dave Jackson (1996)
  9. David Livingstone (Young Reader's Christian Library) by Dan Larsen (1992)
  10. Sammy Morris (A Guessing book) by Fern Neal Stocker (1986)
  11. A Chance to Die: The Life and Legacy of Amy Carmichael by Elisabeth Elliot (1987)
  12. Borden of Yale by Mrs. Howard Taylor (1939)
  13. A Foreign Devil in China: The Story of Dr. L. Nelson Bell by John Charles Pollock (1971)
  14. With Daring Faith: A Biography of Amy Carmichael by Rebecca Davis (1987)
  15. And the Word Came with Power: How God Met and Changed a People Forever by Joanne Shetler (1992)

Series description


How do series work?

To create a series or add a work to it, go to a "work" page. The "Common Knowledge" section now includes a "Series" field. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it.

Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series.

Tip: If the series has an order, add a number or other descriptor in parenthesis after the series title (eg., "Chronicles of Prydain (book 1)"). By default, it sorts by the number, or alphabetically if there is no number. If you want to force a particular order, use the | character to divide the number and the descriptor. So, "(0|prequel)" sorts by 0 under the label "prequel."

What isn't a series?

Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification (eg., avoid lumping Jane Austen with her continuators).

Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works.


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