Outcast by Rosemary Sutcliff

As an infant he was the sole survivor of a shipwreck; as a teenager he was cast out of his adoptive tribe; as a young man he was a galley slave.


World History Made Simple: Matching History With the Bible by Ruth Beechick

In a short, very readable study, world history from Creation to Christ is presented, bringing together Biblical history with what else was happening in the world at the time.

World History Made Simple

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

The Ides of April, by Mary Ray

When his master is found dead in his bed one morning, the slave Hylas must get help to find the murderer before all the slaves, including Hylas’s mother, are executed for the murder.

The Ides of April

Roman Britain Trilogy, by Rosemary Sutcliff

A trilogy of historical novels shows the decline of Roman power in Britain over the course of a few hundred years.

Roman Britain Trilogy

Story of the World, Volume 1: Ancient Times, by Susan Wise Bauer

The history of the world, from the beginnings of Egyptian civilization through the fall of Rome, is told in an interesting way for children.

Story of the World, Volume 1: Ancient Times

The Bronze Bow, by Elizabeth George Speare

Daniel can think of nothing except his hatred for the Romans and revenging his parent’s deaths, but other things keep getting in his way and making him think.

The Bronze Bow

Augustus Ceasar’s World, by Genevieve Foster

The life of Augustus Caesar is told in detail, and events and religions from around the world at the same time are described.

Augustus Ceasar’s World

Flame Over Tara, by Madeleine Polland

When Patrick brings the gospel to Ireland, he must win the approval of the High King, Leary, in order for his mission to succeed.

Flame Over Tara

The Lantern Bearers, by Rosemary Sutcliff

After escaping from the Saxons who took him as a slave, Aquila joins Ambrosius, king of Britain, and battles not only the Saxons but his own anger and hatred.

The Lantern Bearers

The Silver Branch, by Rosemary Sutcliff

Justin, a surgeon in the Roman Army, and his kinsman Flavius, a centurion, become involved in the resistance effort when a usurper takes command of Roman Britain.

The Silver Branch

The Eagle, by Rosemary Sutcliff

Centurion Marcus has a mission—to recover the lost Eagle from his father’s Ninth Legion.

The Eagle of the Ninth

Beyond the Desert Gate, by Mary Ray

Philo and his two brothers find themselves on opposing sides in the conflict between the Jews and the Romans in 70 AD.

Beyond the Desert Gate

Titus, A Comrade of the Cross, by Florence Morse Kingsley

Titus, a young man growing up in Capernaum, is interested in the ministry of Jesus.

Titus a Comrade of the Cross

History Lives Series, by Mindy and Brandon Withrow

A set of five books covering the entire history of the Christian church, from the Apostle Paul to Janani Luwum in Uganda in 1977.

History Lives series

The Timechart History of the World

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

The Timechart History of the World