Picture Books for Ancient History

If you’re looking to read books for ancient history studies with your kids this year, this booklist is for you. It’s a short list of delightful picture book read-alouds for the whole family.

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The Empty Pot
One Grain of Rice
What’s Your Angle, Pythagoras?
Pythagoras and the Ratios: A Math Adventure
The Egyptian Cinderella
Of Numbers and Stars
The Librarian Who Measured the Earth
Gilgamesh the King (The Gilgamesh Trilogy)
The Miracles of Jesus
Mary: The Mother of Jesus
Tomie dePaola’s Book of Bible Stories
D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths
Pyramid
City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction
Aesop’s Fables
Mummies Made in Egypt (Reading Rainbow Books)