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

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