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Book Lists for History
The following book lists are separated by time period and age. I also included some links to look for books if you don’t like my choices. A printable book list will be available as soon as I can get it together. If you need a specific Reading or Literature curriculum, see my Reading & Literature Page for that list.
Links to books lists by historical period
Places to get Reading List | Book Lists that cover all range of topics:
Reading List from Heart of Dakota
Classics in Literature Reading List
Recommended AP Reading List for the college-bound student
High School Literature for the Reluctant Readers – has a list for both American and World Literature
Reading List for the College-Bound High Schooler – this is an awesome reading list broken down by American Literature, World Literature, Reluctant Readers, and more! She even includes a printable book list!
History Reading List
The following reading lists are from packaged/boxed curriculum and even if you don’t use their packages, you can still get great book lists suggestions
World History Reading List from Heart of Dakota – has a great list of books from their history living book selections. Even if you don’t use them, it’s worth looking at their book lists for suggestions.
Modern History Reading List from Heart of Dakota
Literature Study Pages from Notebooking Pages.com is a great tool for analyzing and annotating literature. They also have book report forms, summary pages, vocabulary pages, and much more!
List of history videos that correlate with Story of the World Middles Ages. It has a video suggestion for almost every chapter. (Disclaimer – I have not watched these videos so I cannot attest to the content and nature of them. As with any video, book, game, etc. always preview it before giving over to your kids!)