George Washington's World by Genevieve Foster

The story of George Washington’s life is interspersed with history from around the world at the same time.

George Washington’s World

A Child's History of the World by Virgil M. Hillyer

The entire scope of history is told in an interesting manner.

A Child’s History of the World

The Story of the World Volume 2: The Middle Ages by Susan Wise Bauer

The story of world history, from the fall of Rome to the rise of the Renaissance.

The Story of the World Volume 2: The Middle Ages

Barn Chronicles by Rosie Boom

A series of four books which describe the life of a modern “pioneering” family.

Barn Chronicles series

Where the River Rises by Rosie Boom

Rosie Boom tells the story of her family’s last year living in a barn while they finished building their house.

Where the River Rises

Florence Young: Mission Accomplished by Janet & Geoff Benge

Florence Young spent her life spreading the message of Jesus to people in China and the Solomon Islands.

Florence Young: Mission Accomplished

Where the Crickets Sing by Rosie Boom

A family in New Zealand has fun working and playing together as they live in a barn while building their house on the farm they bought.

Where the Crickets Sing

Streams of Civilization Volume One by Mary Stanton & Albert Hyma

A history textbook covering world history from the beginning to the exploration of the Americas.

Streams of Civilization Volume One

Where Arrows Fly by Rosie Boom

In their second year of living in a barn, the Boom family has many more adventures, including some they really didn’t wish for as well as a lot of fun together.

Where Arrows Fly

Somewhere in the World Right Now by Stacey Schuett

As we travel around the world, people are doing different things in different time zones.

Somewhere in the World Right Now

Where Lions Roar at Night by Rosie Boom

A large homeschooling family moves into a barn until they can get their house built, and have many adventures together.

Where Lions Roar at Night

The Twenty-One Balloons, by William Pene du Bois

How did William Waterman Sherman end up in the Atlantic Ocean with 20 balloons after leaving San Francisco with 1?

The Twenty-One Balloons

Torches of Joy, by John Dekker

After they heard the word of God and turned from their old superstitions to the living God, the Dani people of New Guinea took the gospel to other tribes.

Torches of Joy

Rescue and Redeem, by Mindy and Brandon Withrow

Well-written stories of pivotal moments in the lives of over a dozen influential Christians who worked to change the world for Jesus between 1860 and 1977.

Rescue and Redeem

Christian Heroes: Then and Now Series, by Janet & Geoff Benge

A series of biographies of famous men and women God has used, from 1700 to the present.

Christian Heroes: Then and Now Series

The Timechart History of the World

A visual history of the world, from Creation to the present.

The Timechart History of the World

Red Sand, Blue Sky, by Cathy Applegate

Twelve-year-old Amy lives in Melbourne, but has the adventure of her life when she goes to Central Australia to stay with her aunt, a nurse among the Aboriginals, for two weeks.

Red Sand, Blue Sky

Call it Courage, by Armstrong Sperry

A young Polynesian boy, who has been afraid of the sea since his mother drowned and he almost did, when he was three, is stranded on an uninhabited island and must face his fears to survive.

Call it Courage

The Runaway Settlers

The Small family run from an abusive father, and try to create a new life for themselves in New Zealand—but will they ever be free from the fear of him finding them?

The Runaway Settlers