The Taufer, or Anabaptist, congregations on the border of France clung to their faith in God to see them through the tumult of the French Revolution.

The Shepherd of Salm

This picture book describes the life of an amazing explorer and scientist who we had never even heard of before!

The Incredible yet True Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt

Torn between her Indian siblings and drunkard French father, with a war pressing ever closer on the horizon, life seems to be spinning out of control when the one person Catherine hoped to never see again steps into her life once more.

Between Two Shores

Story of the World series by Susan Wise Bauer

This series of books takes you through the entire sweep of world history, from the beginning until 2000.

The Story of the World series

Mary Jones and Her Bible by Mary Ropes

Her intense desire to have a Bible of her own motivated Mary Jones to sacrifice and save for many years.

Mary Jones and Her Bible

A Heart Strangely Warmed by Louise A. Vernon

Robert Upton travels around England with his father, following John Wesley, and wondering about the mysteries of conversion.

A Heart Strangely Warmed

The Story of the World Volume 3 Early Modern Times by Susan Wise Bauer

World history from Elizabeth the First to the Forty-Niners is introduced in a series of short, interesting chapters.

The Story of the World Volume 3: Early Modern Times

The Ravenmaster's Secret by Elvira Woodruff

When his father is assigned to care for a young girl imprisoned in the Tower of London, Forrest has to choose whether to be brave or to let cowardice rule his life.

The Ravenmaster’s Secret

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

Medicine News by Phil Gates

The story of medical history is told in a series of news articles.

Medicine News: The Germ of an Idea

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 Broken Blade by William Durbin

When his father is injured and can’t make the family’s living for the year, Pierre signs up to paddle a canoe from Montreal to Grand Portage in his father’s place.

The Broken Blade

Ten Girls Who Used Their Talents by Irene Howat

The lives of ten women of God are briefly told, with some helps to apply lessons from their lives to yours.

Ten Girls Who Used Their Talents

Lines, Bars and Circles by Helaine Becker

William Playfair invented graphs when he needed a way to illustrate the data in one of his books.

Lines, Bars and Circles

All the Dirt: A History of Getting Clean by Katherine Ashenburg

In a quick trip through history and around the world, learn about customs and ideas of cleanliness.

All the Dirt: A History of Getting Clean

Thérèse Makes a Tapestry by Alexandra S. D. Hinrichs

After her father gives her a lovely painting so she won’t forget him, Thérèse makes him a wonderful gift to show her love.

Thérèse Makes a Tapestry