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Year One - Jesus is The Light of the World

- The Silver Chair by C. S. Lewis

Unit 1 - Central and South America

- Nate Saint: On A Wing and A Prayer by Janet Benge

- Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson

- The Corn Grows Ripe by Dorothy Rhoads

- Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clarke

Unit 2 - Antarctica

- Spirit of Endurance by Jennifer Armstrong

- Bartlett and the Ice Voyage by Odo Hirsch

Unit 3 - Australia

- Call It Courage by Armstrong Sperry

- Stories from the Billabong by James Vance Marshall

Unit 4 - Asia

- The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

- Rickshaw Girl by Mitali Perkins

- Tiger Boy by Mitali Perkins

- Bamboo People by Mitali Perkins

- Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin

- Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes by Eleanor Coerr

- The Big Wave by Pearl S. Buck

Unit 5 - North America

- The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford

- Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

- Charlotte's Web by E.B. White

- Call of the Wild by Jack London


Year Two- Go Into All the World

The Magician’s Nephew by C. S. Lewis

Unit 1 - Middle East

- Shooting Kabul by N. H. Senzai

- The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis

- Extra Credit by Andrew Clements

- 1001 Arabian Nights by Martin Woodside

Unit 2 - Europe

- A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

- Winterfrost by Michelle Houts

- Emil and the Detective by Erich Kastner

- Breaking Stalin’s Nose by Eugene Yelchin

- Arcady’s Goal by Eugene Yelchin

- Case for Christ for Kids by Lee Strobel

Unit 3 - Africa

- Facing the Lion: Growing Up Maasai on the African Savanna by Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton

- The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba

- Journey to Jo’burg by Beverley Naidoo

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