Recommended Reading

YT = for teens 14 and younger
* = must read for our day and age

BC-They-Knew-The-Prophet-2ed-275x370Church History & Doctrine

* Lectures on Faith – Joseph Smith
* Works of Joseph Smith
* Discourses of Brigham Young – or the original Journal of Discourses
* Gospel Doctrine – President Joseph F. Smith
* Doctrines of Salvation – Joseph Fielding Smith (YT)
Answers to Gospel Questions – Joseph Fielding Smith (YT)
* They Knew the Prophet – Helen Mae Andrus, Hyrum L. Andrus (YT)
* History of the Church – Joseph Smith (Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6)
True and Faithful: The Life Story of Joseph Fielding Smith – Joseph F McConkieDiscourses-of-Brigham-Young-old
The Life of Joseph F. Smith – Joseph Fielding Smith, the only biography of a prophet, written by a prophet
The Teachings of Ezra Taft Benson
Talks by President Ezra Taft Benson
Jacob Hamblin –  James A. Little (YT)
The Book of Mormon and the Constitution – H. Verlan Anderson
Government of God – John Taylor


* The Heavenly Man – Audiobook, Print
God’s Smuggler (YT) – Audiobook, Print
* Tortured for Christ – Audiobook, Print
Son of Hamas – Audiobook, Print
I Dared to Call Him Father – Audiobook, Print
China Cry (YT)
God’s Double Agent – Audiobook, Print
Daughters of Destiny (YT)
The Hiding Place – Corrie Ten Boom – Audiobook, Print (YT)446496_f450

Bradford’s History of Plymouth Plantation – William Bradford
* Scottish Covenanter Stories: Tales from the Killing Times (YT)
The Other Eminent Men of Wilford Woodruff (read online) (YT)
The Jefferson Lies – David Barton
The Real Benjamin Franklin – AllisonGodsSmuggler
The Real George Washington – Parry
The Real Thomas Jefferson, Allison
Foxe’s Book of Martyrs
The Story of Liberty – Charles Coffin (YT)
Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers, Kavanaugh

So Much More
It’s Not That Complicated: How to Relate to Guys in a Healthy, Sane, and Biblical Way (Anna Sofia and Elizabeth Botkin)
How to Be a Lady (YT)216227
Raising Maidens of Virtue: A Study of Feminine Loveliness for Mothers and Daughters (YT)
Beautiful Girlhood

The Case for a Creator – Lee Strobel
The Long War Against God – Henry Morris

Apostate – Kevin Swanson49752
Seven Men Who Rule the World from the Grave – Dave Breese


* Mansfield Park – Jane Austen
* Sense and Sensibility – Jane Austen
* Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
* Persuasion – Jane Austen
Northanger Abbey – Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen
* In Freedom’s Cause – G. A. Henty
* St. Bartholomew’s Eve – G. A. Hentypersuasion
Emma – Jane Austen
In His Steps –  Charles Sheldon
North and South – Elizabeth Gaskell
In the Reign of Terror – G. A. Henty
By Pike and Dyke – G. A. Henty
Beric the Briton – G. A. Henty
The Dragon and the Raven – G. A. Henty

Recommended by Others
The Swiss Family Robinson – Johann Wyss


* Poetry of Eliza R. Snow Smith
Poetry of Anne Bradstreet

Founding Documents

Scottish National Covenant (1638)
Mayflower Compact
The Motto of the Church of Latter-day Saints

Kimber Academy must reads

5000 Year Leap-W. Cleon Skousen
Naked Communist-W. Cleon Skousen
Making of America-W. Cleon Skousen