Illustrations

Claire B. Valentine

Claire B. Valentine, an enthusiastic thirteen-year-old, has always wanted to be a journalist! Finding the most exciting stories is her passion, but what should she do when she has to choose between getting onto the front page and telling the full truth?

Cody Hudson

As the oldest of five siblings, fourteen-year-old Cody Hudson has had responsibility placed on his shoulders very early on. But what is the difference between commanding respect and earning it when you’re in charge of something? What can you do to prove that you care about others and want to help them? Through talking with his life coach and basketball team, Cody learns what it truly means to lead as a Christian.

Marcus Briner