Note: We have not read all the books on this list. Most are either stocked by reliable catalogs or are by authors with who we are familiar.
Key text: * Famous Men of Greece by John Haaren
Alternative Option * The Story of the Greeks by Hélène Adeline Guerber
Optional Further Reading
Alexander the Great by Nikos Kazantzakis
Science in Ancient Greece by Kathlyn Gay
Tales of the Greek Heroes by Roger Lancelyn Green
The Luck of Troy by Roger Lancelyn Green
The Tale of Troy by Roger Lancelyn Green
Greek Myths by Olivia Coolidge
The Trojan War by Olivia Coolidge
The Crown of Violet by Geoffrey Trease – story of an Athenian boy and his family, with a Greek drama theme. OOP.
The Spartan Twins by Lucy Fitch Perkins
Children of the Fox by Jill Paton Walsh
Theras & His Town by Caroline Dale Snedeker – an Athenian boy tries to adjust to life in Sparta
The Secret Arrow by Kenneth Lillington – Sparta and Pericles