The Great Conversation Prep East Text and Materials

Eastern Literature and Missions



  • Journey to the Eastern Hemisphere
    April Lotempio (Available from Sonlight )
  • Year of Impossible Goodbyes
    Sook Nyui Choi
  • Island of the Blue Dolphins
    Scott O'Dell
  • Homeless Bird
    Gloria Whelan
  • Beduin’s Gazelle
    Frances Temple
  • Master Puppeteer
    Katherine Paterson
  • Ghost in the Taikado Inn
    Dorothy and Thomas Hobler
  • Land I Lost
    Quang Nhuong Huynh
  • Eric Liddel: Something Greater than Gold
    Janet and Geoff Benge
  • Shadow Spinner
    Susan Fletcher
  • Shurley English Level 5 Grammar & Composition Student Workbook+,
    Brenda Shurley
    (ISBN: 978-1585610334)

+These books are consumable or used in class. Siblings taking TGC should each have their own copy.


  • Three-ring binder with five dividers (Assignments, Writing, Vocabulary, Maps, Prayer) and looseleaf paper
  • Pencils, pens, highlighters, red pen
  • Colored pencils
  • Access to a computer, internet, email, and a printer, as well as ink and paper. Be sure your computer has Adobe Reader.