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Travel Around the World

Click on the links below to find out if these books are available at your local County Library. If not, place them on hold, and they'll be delivered to your Library where you can pick them up.

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by Gary L. Blackwood
When seventeen-year-old Harry Fogg undertakes a race against time to win a wager with a member of his famous father's club, he puts to good use the recklessness and fascination with all things mechanical that have caused him trouble in Victorian England. Grades 4-6

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by Frank Cottrel Boyce
Super-sized, eleven-year-old Liam makes a giant leap for boy-kind by competing with a group of adults for the chance to go into space. Grades 5-8
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by Kathryn Cave
Text and photographs depict different parts of the world from A to Z, exploring what the land is like and how people live in each place. Grades 2-3
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by Kate DiCamillo
A cold-hearted and proud toy rabbit, who loves only himself until he is separated from the little girl who adores him, travels across the country, acquiring new owners, and listening to their hopes, dreams, and histories. Grades 2 and up
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by John Grandits
To avoid a nap, Tad plays his favorite quiet game with his aunt and together their imaginations take them from their home in Buffalo, New York, to Hong Kong. Kindergarten – Grade 3
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by Laurie Keller
The states decide to get together and put on a show featuring their particular talents. Also includes facts about the history and geography of the states. Kindergarten – Grade 4
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by Barbara Kerley
This beautiful photo book follows the course of one day in our world. Sunrise to sunset is captured in the essential things we all do daily, wherever we live in the world, and in the different ways we do them. Preschool – Grade 3
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by Daniel Kirk
When Sarah, an explorer mouse, meets Sam she gives him the courage to finally climb to the highest library shelves--and beyond--and he shows her how to explore the world through reading. Kindergarten – Grade 2
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by Laurie Krebs
Travel down the mighty Nile! The wonders of Egypt are all around you on this river-bound adventure that will take you from the temple of Abu Simbel all the way to the amazing city of Cairo. Preschool – Grade 3
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by Michael Mullin
Larry the dog visits amazing sites across the City of Angels before finally being reunited with his owner. Kindergarten – Grade 2
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by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
While traveling to her aunt's home in Redbud by train and stagecoach, quiet young Emily and her turtle, Rufus, team up with Jackson, fellow orphan and troublemaker extraordinaire, to outsmart mean Uncle Victor, who is after Emily's inheritance. Grades 3-6
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by Darcy Pattison
Oliver K. Woodman, a man made of wood, takes a remarkable journey across America, as told through the letters and postcards of those he meets along the way. Kindergarten – Grade 3
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by Marjorie Priceman
Since the Cook Shop is closed, the reader is led around the United States to gather coal, cotton, granite, and other natural resources needed to make the utensils for preparing a cherry pie. Kindergarten – Grade 3
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by Rick Riordan
In this first book of the 39 Clues series, siblings Dan and Amy Cahill begin a dangerous race around the globe to find clues and solve a mystery. Grades 4-7
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by Uri Shulevitz
A young boy escapes the hunger and misery of refugee life by spending hours studying his father's world map in this Caldecott Honor picture book based on the author's childhood in Kazakhstan. Kindergarten – Grade 3
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by Cuthbert Soup
Ethan Cheeseman and his children have been on the run from spies and government agents for years but hope to settle in a nice small town, at least long enough to complete work on a time machine. Grades 4-8
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by Lauren Tarshis
Excited to board the Titanic with his aunt and little sister, ten-year-old George begins to explore the ill-fated ship's first-class storage cabin when the ship is rocked by a collision with an iceberg and begins to sink. Grades 2-5
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by Traci N. Todd
An alphabet book containing entries about the history of railroads and popular terms used to describe trains and railway work. Preschool – Grade 3
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by Mo Willems
While traveling with her family to Holland to visit her grandparents, Trixie once again loses her beloved Knuffle Bunny. Preschool – Grade 2
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by Dan Yaccarino
The fictional Farley family visits all of the United States and shares oddball facts and trivia about each of them. Grades 3 – 5