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If You Liked Kirsten Larson, Try...


If you enjoyed reading about Kirsten Larson, the American Girl character who immigrates to the United States from Sweden in the 1850s, you might be interested in these titles.


Lucky broken girl by Ruth Behar
Talking leaves by Joseph Bruchac
The birchbark house by Louise Erdrich
Also available in: audiobook | e-audiobook
Also available in: e-book
Dear Whiskers by Ann Whitehead Nagda
The turtle of Oman : a novel by Naomi Shihab Nye
Journey of dreams by Marge Pellegrino
The girl in the torch by Rob Sharenow
Also available in: e-book
Blue jasmine by Kashmira Sheth
Currents by Jane Petrlik Smolik
Save me a seat by Sarah Weeks
Also available in: e-book | e-audiobook
Little house in the big woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Also available in: e-book | audiobook | e-audiobook | video

More copies of the print version can be found here.

Front desk by Kelly Yang
A different pond by Bao Phi


Refugees and migrants by Ceri Roberts
Sweden by Amy Rechner


Who was Queen Victoria? by Jim Gigliotti