Enter the world of Millie Maven, a twelve-year-old orphan who embarks on a great adventure that takes her to the distant, mysterious world of FIGS, the FarPointe Institute for Gifted Students. There, she discovers that there is more to her than she ever dared imagine or believe . . . and that there are some truths that change everything.
I’ve never seen my daughter read like this!She couldn’t put your books down. She read for 4 1/2 hours yesterday and has never done that!
- Lynelle Denton
The entire story was a fascinating adventure. Loved how she grew through adversity, stepped up when no one else could, and how her faith blossomed.
- Joanne Lintjer
I loved how the authors spoke the truth of our identity in Jesus throughout the story. Even reading it as an adult, it brought a sense of peace.
- Annie Cribbs
The Inspiration Behind the Story
Millie Maven is a three-book, middle grade series (for ages 8-14) from award-winning authors Ted and Rachelle Dekker that is sure to inspire kids for years to come. If you want your children to learn to stand with great courage and conviction in these changing times, this is the series for you and them.
Get All Three Stories
Book 1 - The Bronze Medallion
Millie Maven, a fearful orphan girl who lives with her strict, evil aunt is trapped in a life of cruel punishment without any friends. So on the night of her twelfth birthday, when old Aggie of the woods invites her to take a journey that can change her life forever, Millie knows she has to go. Unsure but desperate, Millie embarks on a great adventure that takes her to the distant, mysterious world of FIGS, the FarPointe Institute for Gifted Students, where she might discover her true value through gifts that defy belief.
Book 2 -The Golden Vial
The quest continues as Millie must cross the Shadowlands to retrieve the Golden Vial. Faced with a dangerous fog that seems to change people, a ticking clock, and the voice of Millie’s deepest fears calling to her, can she still manage to hear the voice of truth? Can she unite them all through love, or will she get lost in the fog and lose everything?
Book 3 - The White Sword
In this epic conclusion, Millie must face her greatest challenge if she is to discover the greatest truth, one that can save everything and everyone she cares about. But in order to do so, she will have to sacrifice everything. Is she strong enough to do what is being asked? Because if she can’t, Millie and F.I.G.S. will be lost forever.
MEET THE AUTHORS
Ted Dekker & Rachelle Dekker
Ted Dekker is a multiple award-winning, New York Times and international bestselling author of over 40 novels. His work has reached tens of millions worldwide and has been translated into numerous languages and adapted into major feature films (Thr3e and House). In 2013 NPR readers nationwide named him as one of the top suspense writers of all time.
Rachelle Dekker is the Christy Award-winning author of The Choosing, The Calling, and The Returning in the Seer series. The oldest daughter of New York Times bestselling author Ted Dekker and coauthor with him of The Girl behind the Red Rope and Millie Maven, Rachelle was inspired early on to discover truth through the avenue of storytelling. She writes full-time from her home in Nashville, where she lives with her husband, Daniel, and their son, Jack.