A mother celebrates her life with many children, proving that she is one of the richest women in the world.

One Rich Girl

After a boy carves a seagull out of ivory, it stays with him and his descendants for generations as they work on whalers, clippers, and other ships.

Seabird

Will the yams grow, even though Kuri’s father did not sacrifice to the spirits?

A Question of Yams

Thor Heyerdahl and a crew of five others set off across the Pacific on a raft to test a theory about human migration.

Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific by Raft

This fascinating trilogy describes a family’s life in the Outback of Australia through the eyes of an imaginative, fiesty girl.

Audrey of the Outback series

Sam and Giny make new animal friends when they come across a doe and her twin fawns, and then go to Hawaii, where they spend time with old friends and new.

Fiddlesticks and Freckles

Lords of the Earth by Don Richardson

With determination to share Christ with as many people as possible, Stan Dale dared to get in contact with an unreached head-hunting, cannibalistic tribe in inland Irian Jaya, even though he knew it could be dangerous to do so.

Lords of the Earth

Jamberoo Road by Eleanor Spence

Five years after arriving in Australia, the family from The Switherby Pilgrims begin to scatter—and some find themselves in great danger.

Jamberoo Road

The Switherby Pilgrims by Eleanor Spence

After a typhus epidemic in England, a spinster took a group of orphans to Australia to make a new life for themselves.

The Switherby Pilgrims

Eternity in Their Hearts by Don Richardson

A well-known missionary takes a look at how God prepares cultures around the world for the amazing news of Jesus before they’ve ever even heard of the Bible or Jesus Christ.

Eternity in Their Hearts

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

First to the Top by David Hill

What did Edmund Hillary do in his lifetime, besides climbing the tallest mountain in the world?

First to the Top

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 Man With the Bird on His Head by John Rush and Abbe Anderson

When John Rush turned his life over to Jesus, he never dreamed he would be used of God in the remote Pacific Islands country of Vanuatu!

The Man With the Bird on His Head

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