Though unwilling to be a missionary, Margaret found herself in the Central African Republic, experiencing some amazing things.

The Good News Must Go Out

Railway Jack by KT Johnston

After losing his legs in a railway accident, Jim needed help—and found it in the form of a smart baboon!

Railway Jack

In 1950-51, three men paddle kayaks down the length of the Nile River, exploring and having adventures along the way.

Kayaks Down the Nile

Very soon after the pharoah began his reign, he also began his plans for the afterlife—read this book to see how his pyramid grew.

Pyramid

A traveling missionary catches up with different missionary friends of his, and shares snapshots of the gospel’s progress around the world.

A Company of Heroes: Portraits From the Gospel’s Global Advance

The Insanity of God by Nik Ripken

After suffering terrible losses on the mission field, Nik Ripken wonders if it’s really worth the cost to be a Christian.

The Insanity of God

A Good Different by Harvey Yoder

Two hurting people struggle to survive in hard conditions in Kenya.

A Good Different

Camel Caravan by Arthur Catherall

When he unexpectedly gets a baby camel just before the caravan is to travel across the Sahara Desert, Youba can’t bear the thought of losing his new pet.

Camel Caravan

Amos Fortune, Free Man by Elizabeth Yates

A young king was kidnapped from his village in Africa and taken to New England as a slave.

Amos Fortune, Free Man

No Regrets by Julia Anna Vaughan with Ken Vaughan

A family follows God’s leading for their lives, and find themselves caught in the crossfire of an African civil war.

No Regrets

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

The Story of the World Volume 4- The Modern Age by Susan Wise Bauer

Modern history, from approximately 1850 through the 1990s, is told in an interesting fashion.

The Story of the World Volume 4: The Modern Age

My Thailand Calling by Rynier Kruger

Rynier Kruger, born in Rhodesia, tells the story of how God called him to go from South Africa to Thailand to help spread the Gospel there.

My Thailand Calling

Abraham Lincoln's World by Genevieve Foster

Events from around the world are woven through Abraham Lincoln’s life.

Abraham Lincoln’s World

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

Facing the Lion by Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton

A Maasai man tells the story of growing up on the African savanna in Kenya.

Facing the Lion