When it seems an evil folklore character begins killing people in a rural town during Christmas week, a young, inexperienced sheriff with his job on the line tries to stop him.
If he is to earn his gold wings, Jeremy, a young goldfinch, must find the courage to challenge the bird of prey that killed his father.
Two lovers try to reunite after being separated by a rift in space and time.
After his wife's sudden death, her husband fights his sister and a cemetery official to stay with her in the family mausoleum.
On a field trip to Rome, a quiet teenage girl discovers her secret mental powers and must learn to use them in confronting a conspiracy to destroy the Vatican.
A bright, lonely teenager learns about love and loss while taking a summer job to escape his abusive father.
An idealistic monk crusades against manipulative, sadistic prefects at his order's reform school for boys.
A young couple who work in a holiday display factory try to make their way back home after mysteriously being miniaturized among model Christmas villages.
While trying to keep her family together, a young Catholic widow must also deal with prejudice as black families start moving into their all-white parish in 1950s West Philadelphia.