Voyage Around the World

September 20th is the 500th anniversary of Ferdinand Magellan setting sail on the first voyage around the world.  In honor of this event try one of these great books about sailing the Earth.
Title Author Cover
Captain Cook : great explorer of the Pacific Stephen Feinstein Captain Cook : great explorer of the Pacific cover image
Walk this world at Christmastime Debbie Powell Walk this world at Christmastime cover image
Ferdinard Magellan Struan Reid Ferdinard Magellan cover image
Young Charles Darwin and the voyage of the Beagle Ruth Ashby Young Charles Darwin and the voyage of the Beagle cover image
You wouldn't want to travel with Captain Cook! : a voyage you'd rather not make Mark Bergin You wouldn't want to travel with Captain Cook! : a voyage you'd rather not make cover image
Cook's cook : the cook who cooked for Captain Cook Gavin Bishop Cook's cook : the cook who cooked for Captain Cook cover image
Magellan : first to circle the globe David Aretha Magellan : first to circle the globe cover image
Jules Verne's Around the world in 80 days : a graphic novel Chris Everheart Jules Verne's Around the world in 80 days : a graphic novel cover image
Sir Francis Drake Peter Whitfield Sir Francis Drake cover image
Atlas obscura : an explorer's guide to the world's hidden wonders Joshua Foer Atlas obscura : an explorer's guide to the world's hidden wonders cover image
Ferdinand Magellan : first to sail around the world Milton Meltzer Ferdinand Magellan : first to sail around the world cover image
To Timbuktu : nine countries, two people, one true story Casey Scieszka To Timbuktu : nine countries, two people, one true story cover image
Magellan : over the edge of the world : the true story of the terrifying first circumavigation of the globe Laurence Bergreen Magellan : over the edge of the world : the true story of the terrifying first circumavigation of the globe cover image
Ferdinand Magellan Jim Ollhoff Ferdinand Magellan cover image
Ferdinand Magellan Jim Whiting Ferdinand Magellan cover image
Born in the breezes : the voyages of Joshua Slocum Kathryn Lasky Born in the breezes : the voyages of Joshua Slocum cover image
Explore with James Cook Lisa Dalrymple Explore with James Cook cover image
Meet Captain Cook Rae Murdie Meet Captain Cook cover image
Sir Francis Drake William W Lace Sir Francis Drake cover image
Journey to a new land Joëlle Murphy Journey to a new land cover image
Ferdinand Magellan Kristin Petrie Ferdinand Magellan cover image
Ferdinand Magellan and the first voyage around the world Jim Gallagher Ferdinand Magellan and the first voyage around the world cover image
Cook : James Cook charts the Pacific Ocean Jean Kinney Williams Cook : James Cook charts the Pacific Ocean cover image
Ferdinand Magellan Claude Hurwicz Ferdinand Magellan cover image
Captain James Cook : three times around the world Milton Meltzer Captain James Cook : three times around the world cover image
Atlas of adventures Rachel Williams Atlas of adventures cover image
The story of Magellan Jacqueline Morley The story of Magellan cover image
Ferdinand Magellan Rachel A Koestler-Grack Ferdinand Magellan cover image
The voyage of the Beagle Charles Darwin The voyage of the Beagle cover image
Darwin : an exceptional voyage Fabien Grolleau Darwin : an exceptional voyage cover image
Magellan sails around the world Rachael Morlock Magellan sails around the world cover image
Extreme exploration John Malam Extreme exploration cover image
Ferdinand Magellan Mervyn D Kaufman Ferdinand Magellan cover image
Sir Francis Drake : circumnavigator of the globe and privateer for Queen Elizabeth Joy Paige Sir Francis Drake : circumnavigator of the globe and privateer for Queen Elizabeth cover image
The race around the world Nancy F Castaldo The race around the world cover image
Around the world in 50 ways Daniel Smith Around the world in 50 ways cover image
Magellan's world Stuart Waldman Magellan's world cover image
Around the world Matt Phelan Around the world cover image
Magnificent voyage : an American adventurer on Captain James Cook's final expedition Laurie Lawlor Magnificent voyage : an American adventurer on Captain James Cook's final expedition cover image
Ferdinand Magellan Isabel Thomas Ferdinand Magellan cover image
James Cook Shaun McCarthy James Cook cover image
Who was Ferdinand Magellan? Sydelle Kramer Who was Ferdinand Magellan? cover image
Ferdinand Magellan Jennifer Strand Ferdinand Magellan cover image
The travel book Malcolm Croft The travel book cover image
True spirit : the true story of a 16-year-old Australian who sailed solo, nonstop, and unassisted around the world Jessica Watson True spirit : the true story of a 16-year-old Australian who sailed solo, nonstop, and unassisted around the world cover image
The travels of Ferdinand Magellan Joanne Mattern The travels of Ferdinand Magellan cover image
James Cook Kristin Petrie James Cook cover image
Charles Darwin's around-the-world adventure Jennifer Thermes Charles Darwin's around-the-world adventure cover image
Ferdinand Magellan : first circumnavigator of the Earth Susan Meyer Ferdinand Magellan : first circumnavigator of the Earth cover image
Captain Cook explores the Pacific in world history Ann Gaines Captain Cook explores the Pacific in world history cover image