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Augustus Caesar's World by Genevieve Foster
Considered the innovator of "horizontal history," Genevieve Foster became frustrated when her two school-aged children complained about the... [More]
Classical
500BC-600AD
ElemGeneral
The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare
In this Newbery Medal-winning novel, Daniel bar Jamin is fired by only one passion: to avenge his father's death by crucifixion by driving... [More]
Classical
500BC-600AD
ElemHistorical
Fiction
Cleopatra by Diane Stanley
Legendary leaders risked their kingdoms to win Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt. A timeless story of love, war, and ambition, this pictorial biography is sure to entertain and educate. [More]
Classical
500BC-600AD
ElemBiography
A Child's History of the World by V. M. Hillyer
V. M. Hillyer is SO readable. My children continue to love reading his books. We have his geography, his art, and history of the world and... [More]
Ancient to
Modern
ElemGeneral
Child's Story Bible by Catherine Vos
My husband was given this story Bible back in 1961 when he was baptised as an infant. We are still reading it to our 4 children today. It... [More]
Ancient to
Classic
ElemPhilosophy &
Religion
The Librarian Who Measured the Earth by Kathryn Lasky and Kevin Hawkes
This is a picture book format biography of Eratosthenes, who lived in Ancient Greece, focusing on how he calculated the size of the Earth... [More]
Classical
500BC-600AD
ElemBiography
City by David Macaulay
Ancient to
Classic
ElemGeneral
The Usborne Time Traveler by Judy Hindley
This book is recommended for ages 9-12, but my 6-year-old ate it up and my 4-year-old enjoyed it too. I bought it because my girls are... [More]
Ancient to
MiddleAges
ElemGeneral
The Story of the Romans by H. A. Guerber
Elementary history of Rome, presenting short stories of the great heroes, mythical and historical, from Aeneas and the founding of Rome to... [More]
Classical
500BC-600AD
ElemGeneral
One Wintry Night by Ruth Graham
A classic Christmas picture book, One Wintry Night tells the story of a mountain boy who is injured in a snowstorm and seeks refuge in a... [More]
Classical
500BC-600AD
ElemGeneral
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