Things in Print Thursday :: and someone else’s list of top children’s historical fiction.

23 Oct

This is just based on the first 100 items on a list found on goodreads and I wanted to go through and see how much of it I had read.  Bolded titles are ones I have discussed before in this series.  Underlined titles are ones not about little girls.

Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson BurnettNumber the Stars by Lois Lowry
Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell
On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink
Anne of Avonlea by L. M. Montgomery
Anne of the Island by L. M. Montgomery
Felicity: An American Girl
by Valerie Tripp
Samantha’s Boxed Set by Valerie Tripp
Kirsten’s Boxed Set by Janet Beeler Shaw
The Winter of Red Snow by Kristiana Gregory
Molly: An American Girl by Valerie Tripp
Anne of Windy Poplars by L. M. Montgomery
Kit’s Boxed Set by Valerie Tripp
Josefina: An American Girl
by Valerie Tripp
Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie
Addie: An American Girl by Connie Rose Porter
Anne of Ingleside by L. M. Montgomery
By the Shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder
These Happy Golden Years
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Anne’s House of Dreams by L. M. Montgomery
Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse
Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
The First Four Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Rilla of Ingleside by L. M. Montgomery
The Little House collection by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Eleanor: Crown Jewel of Aquitaine by Kristiana Gregory
Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge
Rainbow Valley by L. M. Montgomery

36 items or 36%, only 3% of which is not primarily about girls (and two of those items I didn’t read until later in life).

–your fangirl heroine.

ahaha no

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