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If you liked Little House on the Prairie…

on September 25, 2015

PicMonkey Collage…here are some historical novels (and a couple of biographies) about kids growing up in America’s frontier country.

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Cora Frear: a true story by Susan Goodman

C BIOGRAPHY FRE

Pioneer Girl: Growing Up on the Prairie by Andrea Warren

C BIOGRAPHY SNY

The Unexpected Adventures of Cora Louise: childhood stories of a little girl growing up in Indiana by Susan Jones

C BIOGRAPHY TYL

Inside Laura’s little house: the little house on the prairie treasury by Carolyn Strom Collins

C BIOGRAPHY WIL

The Little house guidebook by William Anderson

C BIOGRAPHY WIL

Laura Ingalls Wilder by Tanya Lee Stone

C BIOGRAPHY WIL

American Girls: Kirsten’s stories by Janet Beeler Shaw

C KIDS HISTORICAL AME KIRSTEN

The Stout-Hearted Seven by Neta Frazier

C KIDS HISTORICAL GIB

To the Frontier by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel

C KIDS HISTORICAL KIM

The School at Crooked Creek by Laurie Lawlor

C KIDS HISTORICAL LAW

Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan

C KIDS HISTORICAL MACL

As Far As I Can See by Kate McMullan

C KIDS HISTORICAL MCMU

Dear Levi: Letters from the Overland Trail by Elvira Woodruff

C KIDS HISTORICAL WOO

Bluestem by Frances Arrington

C TWEEN HISTORICAL ARR

Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink

C TWEEN HISTORICAL BRI

Prairie Songs by Pam Conrad

C TWEEN HISTORICAL CON

Alone by Alan Garinger

C TWEEN HISTORICAL GAR

Addie’s Dakota Winter by Laurie Lawlor

C TWEEN HISTORICAL LAW

Mr. Tucket by Gary Paulsen

C TWEEN HISTORICAL PAU

May B by Caroline Starr Rose

C TWEEN HISTORICAL ROS

Old Town in the Green Groves by Cynthia Rylant

C TWEEN HISTORICAL RYL


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