“This may well be the best multi-age read aloud narrative of world history yet to have been written.” (Homeschooling in Japan) --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Susan Wise Bauer is the best-selling author of the Story of the World series and The Well-Trained Mind, among other works. She lives in Virginia.
Jim Weiss has been a storyteller for more than twenty-five years. He lives and works in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Great introduction to history for kids. I'm reading this to my two children ages 8 and 6 and they are learning so much.Published 10 days ago by S. Karajannis
I read this with my kids (9 and 6) while in Rome. We all loved it. Nicely paced and good material. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Maeris
fun but not very indepth or completely accurate- more like a history inspired comic book on the radioPublished 13 days ago by rateittoday
We found this book presented an insular view of world history and mythology with an obvious Western/Judeo-Christian bias. Not a great history education resource. Read morePublished 24 days ago by Duffy
This series makes history come alive! No dry,old history textbook here! My kids enjoy this, and at the end of each lesson beg for me to read more. Read morePublished 29 days ago by pepperlarue