Looking for fiction for ages 8-11?The novels of Patricia St. John have proved time-and-again to be both engrossing and captivating. This story of someone overcoming their temper and finding peace is ideal for fiery 8-11sIn a struggle to learn to overcome her fiery temper and selfish spirit, Ruth is led to the discovery of a very important Shepherd who can and does teach her (and others) how to be good. The story contains beautiful and uplifting examples of what can happen when we let ourselves be found by Him. Patricia St John has been entertaining and challenging children for many years. Her other popular titles include Treasures of the Snow and The Rainbow Garden.