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Chosen by Ted Dekker
Book #1 in the Lost Books series: As the land of the Forest Dwellers is increasingly decimated by the Horde, Thomas Hunter, supreme commander of the Forest Guard, choses four sixteen-year-old recruits for a special mission--to find the seven lost Books of History that have power over the past, present, and future.
If you like Ted Dekker's Lost Books series, here are some titles that you may enjoy:
Andrew Klavan's Homelanders series:
The Last Thing I Remember by Andrew Klavan
High school student Charlie West awakens bloody and bruised in a concrete bunker, only to discover that he has lost a year of his life and remembers nothing about escaping from prison after being convicted of murdering his former best friend, or why he is being pursued by both the law and a group of terrorists trying to bring down the government of the United States. (Book #1)
The Long Way Home by Andrew Klavan
As eighteen-year-old Charlie West continues to elude the law and the group of terrorists looking for him, he tries to remember what happened a year ago and find out who's framed him so he can clear his name. (Book #2)
Frank Peretti's The Veritas Project series:
Hangman's Curse by Frank Peretti
When several students at Baker High School are stricken by an alleged curse of the school's ghost, Elijah and Elisha Springfield and their parents, undercover investigators, are sent to uncover the truth behind the events. (Book #1)
Nightmare Academy by Frank Peretti
Elijah and his sister Elisha go undercover to investigate a mysterious school that is sheltering runaway teenagers for a sinister purpose. (Book #2)