More F1 Books
These books are linked to Amazon, but you may be able to find them through interlibrary loans.
by Ingri and Edgar d'Aulaire (1955)
Quality story and illustrations.
by David Wisniewski
An original saga, based in Viking lore, that explains the origins of the northern lights.
The World of Columbus and Sons
by Genevieve Foster (1998)
Foster is a wonderful storyteller. She centers the story around Columbus but describes what else is going on around the world at the same time.
Leif the Lucky
by d'Aulaire (1941)
This is considered to be one of d'Aulaire's finest works.
Cartier: Finder of the St. Lawrence
by Ronald Syme (1958)
Ronald Syme wrote many biographies for children and I've found them to be consistently interesting and engaging.
by Ronald Syme (1953)
Follow Magellan on his voyage around the world.
Great Adventures That Changed the World
This is a quality collection of stories by Reader's Digest. High interest and well illustrated.