Peace Hill Press

Peace Hill Press, The Story of the World engages readers, is easy to read, and includes details that are intrinsically interesting to children. This series of books including some stories that are fables from around the world and some are fictional stories that illustrate life in that time in history. Each details real battles, kingdoms, cultures, and customs weave together a story worth telling over and over.

The Story of the World series is written in the straightforward, engaging style that has become Susan Wise Bauer’s trademark. The curriculum covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas — find out what happened around the world in the centuries before our own.  This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary-school children, or for older readers to enjoy alone.