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Beauty (Bill Wallace) - She was an old horse, but she still had a lot of life in her. And she was the best friend Luke needed after the pain of his parents' divorce and the move to Oklahoma to live with his difficult grandfather. Luke could have had a younger horse, one better able to keep up with a boy's adventures. But it was Beauty that Luke loved. He found himself sharing his hopes, dreams, and fears with the old horse. With Beauty, Luke was finally able to enjoy life again. Recommended for ages 9-12.
Shadow Children Series (Margaret Haddix) - In a future where the Population Police enforce the law limiting a family to only two children, Luke Garner – the third child – has lived all his twelve years in isolation and fear on his family's farm. One day he meets Jen, another 'shadow' third child who plans to rebel against the government and its policies. The series continues with many plot twists and turns. Haddix is an excellent storyteller and her view of a future world is both scary and riveting. Recommended for ages 10-14.
The Door in the Wall (Marguerite de Angeli) - This Newbery Medal winning story, set in medieval times, is about a boy named Robin who, under the guidance of a kindly monk named Brother Luke, learns his own strength when he saves the castle and discovers there is more than one way to serve his king. Recommended for ages 10-14.
Famous People Named Luke - Luke Perry (actor); Luke Wilson (actor)
Famous People who Named their Son Luke - Adam Beach (actor); Bill Murray (actor/comic); Gary Busey (actor); Kirk Cameron (actor); Rick Schroder (actor)
Luke from the Bible (2nd Century) - Luke the Evangelist (also known as Saint Luke) was a 2nd century physician and Christian writer most known as the author of the third and longest Gospel which recounts the life of Jesus from birth through his Ascension. The focus of Luke’s Gospel is on the humanity of Jesus, and his compassion for the weak, downtrodden and poor. Two of the more famous parables from Luke’s Gospel are the Prodigal Son (Luke 15:11-32) and the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37). St. Luke’s Feast Day is October 18th.