One thing we strive to do at Homeschool Connections is help parents give their children a quality education at home without breaking their bank. We are always mindful, as parents ourselves, of the importance of providing our children with the best of the best but at the same time we all have a fiscal responsibility to our families.
Our middle school history teacher has provided the following reading list for his students this semester. All of the required reading is available completely free online. Here is his book list (some links will have purchase information but if you scroll down you'll see the free book).
Famous Men of Greece, by John H. Haaren and Addison B. Poland