The Golden Thread is by Norman MacLeod. A young prince must prove himself on a hunt through a dark and dangerous wood. His father admonishes him to never let go of the golden thread and he will always find his way home. Will he listen to his father? What happens when he doesn't? A charming Christian allegory written in 1861 based loosely on the story of the Prodigal Son. Another of the Lamplighter Rare Collector Series.
Ratings: 6th grade - 9 out of 10.