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Journey-to-the-New-World

A Journey to the New World is set partially on the Mayflower

The following is a list of locations featured in Dear America, My Name Is America, The Royal Diaries, My America, Dear Canada, I Am Canada, My Story, My Australian Story, and My New Zealand Story. Countries, states, provinces, and territories are listed alphabetically, while books are listed by time period.

Key[]

Angola[]

Location Title Series Notes
Kabasa Nzingha: Warrior Queen of Matamba TRD [1]

Australia[]

Location Title Series Notes
New South Wales
Botany Bay
Port Jackson
On Board the Boussole MAS
Rose Hill Surviving Sydney Cove
Port Jackson Convict Girl
Castle Hill Castle Hill Rebellion
Sydney The Rum Rebellion
Lambing Flat New Gold Mountain
Terara Archer's Melbourne Cup
Dungog
Wallabadah
Riding with Thunderbolt [2]
Cockatoo Island Escape from Cockatoo Island
The Rocks Plagues and Federation
Sydney The Melting Pot
My Father's War
The Phar Lap Mystery
Our Don Bradman
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Who Am I?
Bondi Black Sunday
Cabramurra Snowy
Newcastle Vietnam
Sydney The Battle for Victoria Street
Newcastle Six Seconds
Northern Territory
Darwin The Bombing of Darwin MAS
Cyclone Tracy
Queensland
Longreach Fords and Flying Machines MAS
Townsville Kokoda
Ipswich Our Race for Reconciliation
South Australia
Adelaide Hills Our Enemy, My Friend MAS
Beltana Outback
Woomera Atomic Testing
Refugee
Victoria
Ballarat A Banner Bold MAS
Rebellion at Eureka
Melbourne
Beechworth
The Hunt for Ned Kelly [3]
Melbourne A Different Sort of Real
A Marathon of Her Own
Box Hill A Tale of Two Families
Marysville Bushfire
Western Australia
Bunbury The Yankee Whaler MAS
Broome Claw of the Dragon

Austria[]

Location Title Series Notes
Vienna Marie Antoinette: Princess of Versailles TRD
Bad Ischl
Vienna
Elisabeth: The Princess Bride
Vienna One Eye Laughing, the Other Weeping DA
The Storm to Come MS

Belgium[]

Location Title Series Notes
Waterloo Waterloo MS
Poperinge The Trenches

Canada[]

Note: Some books take place before Canada became known as Canada.
Location Title Series Notes
Alberta
Frank All Fall Down DC
British Columbia
Fort Victoria Where the River Takes Me DC [4]
Cariboo A Trail of Broken Dreams
Blood and Iron IAC [5]
Yale A Ribbon of Shining Steel DC
Nicola Valley Shot at Dawn IAC
Vancouver An Ocean Apart DC
Vancouver
New Denver
Torn Apart
Manitoba
Red River Colony Footsteps in the Snow DC [6]
Fort Garry A Trail of Broken Dreams [4][6]
Winnipeg Fire in the Sky IAC
Turned Away DC
Pieces of the Past
Newfoundland and Labrador
Mairie's Cove Winter of Peril DC [7][8]
St. John's Flame and Ashes
Nova Scotia
Grand-Pré Banished from Our Home DC [9]
Louisbourg Brothers in Arms IAC [10]
Halifax Storm the Fortress
Deadly Voyage
That Fatal Night DC
No Safe Harbour
Ontario
Niagara Peninsula A Call to Battle IAC [11]
Niagara Whispers of War DC [11]
Toronto A Rebel's Daughter [11]
Amherstburg Flying Free MA
Message in the Sky
Toronto
Owen Sound
A Desperate Road to Freedom DC [12]
Ottawa A Country of Our Own
Almonte Days of Toil and Tears
Guelph Orphan at My Door
Uxbridge Brothers Far from Home
Toronto If I Die Before I Wake
Not a Nickel to Spare
Iroquois Sink and Destroy IAC
Guelph Exiles from the War DC
Prisoner of Dieppe IAC
Toronto Defend or Die
Flint Lake These Are My Words DC [13]
Quebec
Montreal Alone in an Untamed Land DC [10]
Quebec City Storm the Fortress IAC
The Death of My Country DC
Johnstown With Nothing But Our Courage [14]
Montreal A Sea of Sorrows
Spirit Lake Prisoners in the Promised Land
Saskatchewan
Batoche Blood Upon Our Land DC
Milorie A Prairie as Wide as the Sea
Saskatoon To Stand On My Own

China[]

Location Title Series Notes
Southern China Lady of Ch'iao Kuo: Warrior of the South TRD [15]
Tiger Rock The Journal of Wong Ming-Chung MNIA [16]
Guangdong Blood and Iron IAC

Egypt[]

Note: Some of the following books take place in Ancient Egypt.
Location Title Series Notes
Giza Pyramid of Secrets MS
Thebes Princess of Egypt
Alexandria Cleopatra VII: Daughter of the Nile TRD
El Alamein Desert Danger MS

Finland[]

Location Title Series Notes
Lehtimäki The Journal of Otto Peltonen MNIA

France[]

Location Title Series Notes
Brittany
Brest On Board the Boussole MAS
Centre-Val de Loire
Chinon Spy Smuggler MS
Grand Est
Ochey Fire in the Sky IAC [17]
Chaumont When Christmas Comes Again DA [18]
Hauts-de-France
Agincourt Agincourt MS
Calais Road to War
Saint-Omer The Trenches
Amiens Shot at Dawn IAC [19]
My Father's War MAS
Dunkirk Hero at Dunkirk MS
Île-de-France
Paris
Meudon
Mary, Queen of Scots: Queen Without a Country TRD [20]
Versailles Marie Antoinette: Princess of Versailles
Meudon
Paris
The Fall of the Blade MS
Paris When Christmas Comes Again DA
Nowhere to Run MS
Noor-un-Nissa Inayat Khan
Normandy
Normandy Sophie's Secret War MS [21]
Dieppe Prisoner of Dieppe IAC
Normandy D-Day MS
Malerme
Caen
Codename Céline
Normandy
Saint-Lô
The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins MNIA
Behind Enemy Lines IAC
Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Poitiers
Bordeaux
Eleanor: Crown Jewel of Aquitaine TRD [22]
Reignac Alone in an Untamed Land DC
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Aix-en-Provence Look to the Hills DA
Saint-Martin-Vésubie Nowhere to Run MS

Germany[]

Location Title Series Notes
Zerbst Catherine: The Great Journey TRD [23]
Possenhofen Elisabeth: The Princess Bride [24]
Berlin Berlin Olympics MS
Dachau Noor-un-Nissa Inayat Khan

Haiti[]

Location Title Series Notes
Xaragua, Hispaniola Anacaona: Golden Flower TRD

Hong Kong[]

Location Title Series Notes
The Journal of Wong Ming-Chung MNIA
Hong Kong Island Defend or Die IAC [25]

Hungary[]

Location Title Series Notes
Budapest What If They Find Us? MS

India[]

Location Title Series Notes
Agra Jahanara: Princess of Princesses TRD [26]
Jhansi Indian Mutiny MS

Italy[]

Location Title Series Notes
Rome
Herculaneum
Cleopatra VII: Daughter of the Nile TRD [27]
Pompeii Pompeii MS
Cuneo Nowhere to Run
Ortona Sniper Fire IAC [28]

Japan[]

Location Title Series Notes
Kyoto Kazunomiya: Prisoner of Heaven TRD

Korea[]

Location Title Series Notes
Kumsong Sŏndŏk: Princess of the Moon and Stars TRD [29]

Libya[]

Location Title Series Notes
Tobruk Heroes of Tobruk MAS

Mexico[]

Location Title Series Notes
Lakamha Lady of Palenque: Flower of Bacal TRD [30]

New Zealand[]

Location Title Series Notes
Auckland
Auckland Fire in the Sky MNZS
Kauri in My Blood
Chinatown Girl
Auckland
Warkworth
A Long Way from Home
Auckland Harbour Bridge
Bastion Point Bastion Point
Auckland Sabotage!
Cyclone Bola
Cup Magic
Bay of Plenty
Te Wairoa Fire in the Sky MNZS
Canterbury
Southill Downs Pandemic MNZS [16]
Christchurch Sitting on the Fence
Canterbury Quake
Gisborne
Gisborne Cyclone Bola MNZS
Hawke's Bay
Napier Earthquake! MNZS
Journey to Tangiwai
Nelson
Nelson Escape from Sarau MNZS
Northland
Paihia A New Song in the Land MNZS
Waipapa Poor Man's Gold
Dargaville A Better Life
Otago
Finding Father MNZS
Hills Creek
Dunedin
Be Counted! [16]
Southland
Lumsden Below the Mountains MNZS
Tasman
Sarau Escape from Sarau MNZS
Waikato
Kauaeranga Valley Kauri in My Blood MNZS
Hamilton No Survivors
Wellington
Wellington Land of Promise MNZS
Lyall Bay Quarantine
Wellington Abandon Ship!
Aquarius, My Ohu Year
Porirua Dawn Raid
West Coast
Brunnerton "The Mine's Afire!" MNZS

Poland[]

Location Title Series Notes
Sadowka A Coal Miner's Bride DA
Warsaw Nowhere to Run MS

Russia[]

Location Title Series Notes
wikipedia:Moscow
St. Petersburg
Catherine: The Great Journey TRD
Tsarskoye Selo
Tobolsk
Anastasia: The Last Grand Duchess [31]

South Africa[]

Location Title Series Notes
Zululand Zulu War MS
Cape Town Wartime Princess

Spain[]

Location Title Series Notes
Segovia Isabel: Jewel of Castilla TRD

Sweden[]

Location Title Series Notes
Stockholm Kristina: The Girl King TRD

Ukraine[]

Location Title Series Notes
Horoshova Prisoners in the Promised Land DC [32]

United Kingdom[]

British Overseas Territories[]

Location Title Series Notes
Bermuda
Hamilton Mary Prince MS [33]
Turks and Caicos Islands
Grand Turk Mary Prince MS

England[]

Location Title Series Notes
East Midlands
Bradgate Park Lady Jane Grey MS
Great Harrowden Kaiulani: The People's Princess TRD
East of England
Hatfield Elizabeth I: Red Rose of the House of Tudor TRD
East Anglia D-Day MS
London (Greater London)
London My Tudor Queen MS [34]
London
Greenwich
Anne Boleyn and Me [35]
Greenwich
London
Henry VIII's Wives
London Elizabeth I: Red Rose of the House of Tudor TRD
Lady Jane Grey MS
Bloody Tower
The Queen's Spies
Armada
The Great Plague
Ignatius Sancho
Kensington Victoria: May Blossom of Britannia TRD
Woolwich Graves of Ice IAC
London Dodger! MS
The Crystal Palace
The Sweep's Boy
Factory Girl
Twentieth-Century Girl
Give Us the Vote!
Suffragette
Voyage on the Great Titanic DA
Deadly Voyage IAC
London Road to War [36]
A Prairie as Wide as the Sea DC [37]
Edgware Berlin Olympics MS
London Wartime Princess [38]
Lewisham Blitz
London Desert Danger
North West
Carlisle Roman Invasion MS [39]
Liverpool Trafalgar
Ancoats
Eagley
Mill Girl
Denton Holme The Trenches
South East
Windsor
Woodstock
Elizabeth I: Red Rose of the House of Tudor TRD
Claremont Victoria: May Blossom of Britannia [40]
Stoneleigh, Kent Victorian Workhouse MS [16]
Oxfordshire
Farnborough
Flying Ace
Ramsgate Hero at Dunkirk
South West
Sudeley Henry VIII's Wives MS
Lady Jane Grey
Lustleigh Highway Girl
Dorset Winter of Peril DC [41]
Gloucestershire Suffragette MS
West Midlands
Danesford Waterloo MS

Ireland[]

Location Title Series Notes
Queen's County The Hunger MS
Skibbereen So Far from Home DA
Dublin A Sea of Sorrows DC

Scotland[]

Location Title Series Notes
The '45 Rising MS
Balmoral Castle Wartime Princess

Wales[]

Location Title Series Notes
Tregarth Agincourt MS
Llantrisant Blitz

United States[]

Note: Some books take place before America became a country.
Location Title Series Notes
Alabama
Birmingham The Journal of Biddy Owens MNIA
Arizona
The Girl Who Chased Away Sorrow DA [42]
California
Sonoma Valley Valley of the Moon DA [43]
San Francisco
Miner's Creek
Seeds of Hope [16]
Sacramento
Big Bend
The Journal of Wong Ming-Chung MNIA
Bodie Behind the Masks DA
San Francisco A City Tossed and Broken
Bakersfield The Journal of C.J. Jackson MNIA
San Francisco
Mirror Lake
The Journal of Ben Uchida [44]
San Diego Cup Magic MNZS
Colorado
Denver The Great Railroad Race DA [45]
Delaware
Fenwick Island
Bayville
A Light in the Storm DA [16]
Hawaii
Honolulu Kaiulani: The People's Princess TRD [46]
Oahu Early Sunday Morning DA
Idaho
The Journal of Jedediah Barstow MNIA
Opportunity West to a Land of Plenty DA [16][47]
Eden The Fences Between Us
Illinois
Chicago Down the Rabbit Hole DA
Color Me Dark
Indiana
Indianapolis Christmas After All DA
Kansas
As Far As I Can See MA [48]
For This Land
A Fine Start
The Journal of Douglas Allen Deeds MNIA [49]
Abilene The Journal of Joshua Loper
Kentucky
Freedom's Wings MA [50]
Maine
Portland
Sabbathday Lake
Like the Willow Tree DA
Maryland
Annapolis
Baltimore
Banished from Our Home DC
Massachusetts
Plymouth A Journey to the New World DA [51]
The Journal of Jasper Jonathan Pierce MNIA
Pocasset
Plimoth
Weetamoo: Heart of the Pocassets TRD [52]
Salem Village I Walk in Dread DA [53]
Boston The Journal of William Thomas Emerson MNIA
Green Marsh
Boston
Love Thy Neighbor DA [54]
Lowell So Far from Home
Boston Home At Last MA
An American Spring
Watertown Mirror, Mirror on the Wall DA
Boston Where Have All the Flowers Gone?
Minnesota
New Yeovil Land of the Buffalo Bones DA
Hibbing The Journal of Otto Peltonen MNIA
Missouri
Independence The Journal of Douglas Allen Deeds MNIA
Boonville Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie DA
Arrow Rock All the Stars in the Sky
St. Joseph Westward to Home MA
St. Louis As Far As I Can See
Nebraska
The Journal of Douglas Allen Deeds MNIA [49]
Omaha The Journal of Sean Sullivan [55]
Broken Bow My Face to the Wind DA
New Mexico
Santa Fe All the Stars in the Sky DA
The Girl Who Chased Away Sorrow [42]
New York
Fort Niagara Look to the Hills DA [56]
Albany County With Nothing But Our Courage DC
New York City A Time to Dance MA
The Journal of Finn Reardon MNIA
Ellis Island Hope in My Heart MA
New York City Dreams in the Golden Country DA
Hear My Sorrow
Voyage on the Great Titanic
When Christmas Comes Again
One Eye Laughing, the Other Weeping
Long Island My Secret War
Oklahoma
The Journal of Joshua Loper MNIA
Cimarron County The Journal of C.J. Jackson
Oregon
The Journal of Jedediah Barstow MNIA [49]
Oregon City Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie DA [57]
Willamette Valley A Perfect Place MA
The Wild Year
Pennsylvania
Delaware Valley Standing in the Light DA
Philadelphia Five Smooth Stones MA
Valley Forge We Are Patriots
Philadelphia When Freedom Comes
Valley Forge The Winter of Red Snow DA
Valley Forge
Philadelphia
Cannons at Dawn
Gettysburg My Brother's Keeper MA
Scranton Down the Rabbit Hole DA
Carlisle My Heart Is on the Ground
Lattimer A Coal Miner's Bride
Philadelphia A City Tossed and Broken
Rhode Island
Pocasset Weetamoo: Heart of the Pocassets TRD [52]
South Carolina
Mars Bluff I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly DA
Tennessee
The Journal of Jesse Smoke MNIA
Bradford Corners Color Me Dark DA [16]
Texas
Gonzales
San Antonio
A Line in the Sand DA
Slash M Ranch The Journal of Joshua Loper MNIA [16]
Dalhart Survival in the Storm DA
Utah
The Journal of Douglas Allen Deeds MNIA [49]
The Journal of Sean Sullivan [55]
Salt Lake City The Great Railroad Race DA [58]
Virginia
Jamestown Our Strange New Land MA [59]
The Starving Time
Season of Promise
Belmont Plantation A Picture of Freedom DA [60]
Bowling Green The Journal of Rufus Rowe MNIA
A Desperate Road to Freedom DC [50]
Spotsylvania County The Journal of James Edmond Pease MNIA
Gordonsville When Will This Cruel War Be Over? DA
Hadley With the Might of Angels [61]
Washington
Seattle The Fences Between Us DA
Washington D.C.
After the Rain MA
A Time for Courage DA
Early Sunday Morning
Wyoming
The Journal of Jedediah Barstow MNIA [49]
The Journal of Douglas Allen Deeds [49]
The Journal of Sean Sullivan [55]

Vietnam[]

Location Title Series Notes
Khe Sanh The Journal of Patrick Seamus Flaherty MNIA

Other locations[]

Ships[]

Location Title Series Notes
Elizabeth Bonaventura
Revenge
Armada MS
Mayflower A Journey to the New World DA
The Journal of Jasper Jonathan Pierce MNIA
Leynord Banished from Our Home DC
HMS Pembroke Storm the Fortress IAC
Boussole On Board the Boussole MAS
HMS Norseman Trafalgar MS
Prince of Wales Footsteps in the Snow DC
HMS Erebus Graves of Ice IAC
SS California Seeds of Hope DA
RMS Titanic Voyage on the Great Titanic
Deadly Voyage IAC
That Fatal Night DC
RMS Ausonia A Prairie as Wide as the Sea
HMS Arum U-Boat Hunter MS
TEV Wahine Abandon Ship! MNZS

Routes[]

Location Title Series Notes
Trail of Tears The Journal of Jesse Smoke MNIA
Northwest Passage Graves of Ice IAC
Oregon Trail The Journal of Douglas Allen Deeds MNIA
Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie DA
Westward to Home MA
Santa Fe Trail All the Stars in the Sky DA
Overlanders' Route A Trail of Broken Dreams DC [62]
Long Walk of the Navajo The Girl Who Chased Away Sorrow DA
Transcontinental railroad The Journal of Sean Sullivan MNIA
Chisholm Trail The Journal of Joshua Loper

References[]

  1. Takes place in the former Kingdom of Ndongo.
  2. Mostly takes place in the wilderness or outside small towns of New South Wales.
  3. Takes place in various places in Victoria, including Wangaratta and Greta.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Takes place in various places along Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia.
  5. Takes place in several locations along the transcontinental railroad.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Takes place in the former territory of Rupert's Land.
  7. Takes place in Newfoundland Colony before it became known by its current name.
  8. Mairie's Cove is a fictional location.
  9. Takes place in the former colony of Acadia.
  10. 10.0 10.1 Takes place in the former territory of New France.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Takes place in the former territory of Upper Canada.
  12. Takes place in Canada West, formerly Upper Canada and now Ontario.
  13. The location of the residential school is only stated to be in northern Ontario, while Flint Lake is where the main character's family lives.
  14. Takes place in several places along Lake Champlain/Richelieu River and St. Lawrence River.
  15. Takes place in present day Guangdong.
  16. 16.0 16.1 16.2 16.3 16.4 16.5 16.6 16.7 16.8 Possible fictional location
  17. Also set in other parts of France.
  18. Takes place in other parts of Grand Est, including Neufchâteau, Ligny-en-Barrois, and Souilly.
  19. Takes place in several locations around Hauts-de-France, including Vimy, Arras, etc.
  20. Takes place in various royal residences in France, including Anet, Chambord, and Fontainebleau.
  21. Takes place in an unnamed village.
  22. Takes place in the former Duchy of Aquitaine.
  23. Takes place in the former Kingdom of Prussia.
  24. Takes place in the former Kingdom of Bavaria.
  25. Takes place primarily in Hong Kong Island at Obelisk Hill and North Point Camp, as well as Sham Shui Po in Kowloon.
  26. Takes place in the former Mughal Empire.
  27. Takes place in Ancient Rome.
  28. Takes place in other places in southern Italy.
  29. Takes place in the ancient kingdom of Silla, now present day North and South Korea.
  30. Takes place in present day Chiapas, Mexico.
  31. Takes place in several Russian locations including wikipedia:Moscow and St. Petersburg.
  32. Takes place when the village was located in Austria-Hungary.
  33. Takes place in three parishes of Bermuda, including Devonshire Parish, Paget Parish, and Pembroke Parish.
  34. Also takes place in other residences in South East England and West Midlands.
  35. Also takes place in other residences in South East England and the East of England.
  36. Takes places partially in an unnamed village somewhere outside of London.
  37. Takes place in London very briefly at the beginning of the book.
  38. Takes place in several royal residences around England.
  39. Takes place in Roman Britain.
  40. Takes place in a handful of residences in the South East.
  41. Briefly takes place in Deer Park, possibly fictional, which is said to be near Poole.
  42. 42.0 42.1 Exact location is not stated; takes place on the Long Walk of the Navajo.
  43. Takes place in Alta California, Mexico, before California was ceded to the United States.
  44. Mirror Lake is a fictional internment camp based partially on Manzanar.
  45. Takes places before Colorado was a state.
  46. Takes places when Hawaii was still the Hawaiian Kingdom.
  47. Takes place before Idaho became a state.
  48. Takes place before Kansas became a state.
  49. 49.0 49.1 49.2 49.3 49.4 49.5 Takes place along the Oregon Trail.
  50. 50.0 50.1 The exact location in the state is not stated.
  51. Takes place in Plymouth Colony, New England, now present day Plymouth, Massachusetts.
  52. 52.0 52.1 Takes place in various parts of Massachusetts and Rhode Island before they were states.
  53. Takes place when Massachusetts was Massachusetts Bay Colony.
  54. Green Marsh is a fictional location.
  55. 55.0 55.1 55.2 Takes place in several locations along the transcontinental railroad.
  56. Takes place when New York was a colony.
  57. Takes place before Oregon became a state.
  58. Takes places in other parts of the Utah Territory before it became a state.
  59. Takes place when Virginia was a colony.
  60. Belmont Plantation is a fictional location; exact location of the plantation within Virginia is not stated.
  61. Hadley is a fictional town, but the book is set within the real-life Lee County, Virginia.
  62. Referred to as such in the Historical Note of A Trail of Broken Dreams. Route starts in Fort Garry and ends in Barkerville.

See also[]

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