123 Results
123 Results
Happy birthday, Felicity! : a springtime story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1992
1 available of 3 items

As her tenth birthday approaches, Felicity is excited by her grandfather's visit, but she is also concerned about the growing tensions between the colonists and the British governor in Williamsburg.

Kirsten's surprise : a Christmas story, 1854 —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
2000
0 available of 2 items

Kirsten and her family celebrate their first Christmas in their new home on Uncle Olav's farm in mid-nineteenth-century Minnesota.

Addy saves the day : a summer story —Porter, Connie Rose, 1959-
Book
1994
4 available of 6 items

Addy and Harriet feud over everything, including fund-raising plans to help the families of freed slaves, but tragedy finally forces them to stop fighting and work together.

Kirsten saves the day : a summer story, 1854 —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
2000
2 available of 3 items

Ten-year-old Kirsten is proud and excited when she finds a bee tree full of honey, one of the natural treasures of her Minnesota frontier world, but she exposes herself to great danger by trying to harvest the honey by h...

Changes for Felicity : a winter story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1992
1 available of 3 items

The outbreak of the Revolutionary War in 1775 brings drastic changes to Felicity's life in Williamsburg, affecting both her family and her friendship with Elizabeth.

Addy learns a lesson : a school story —Porter, Connie Rose, 1959-
Book
2000
1 available of 4 items

After their escape from North Carolina to Philadelphia in the summer of 1864, Addy and her mother begin their new life as free people as her mother gets a paying job and Addy goes to school and learns a lesson in true fr...

Felicity learns a lesson : a school story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1991
2 available of 3 items

Shortly before the Revolutionary War, nine-year-old Felicity, who lives in Williamsburg, is torn between supporting the tariff-induced tea boycott and saving her friendship with Elizabeth, a young loyalist from England.

Changes for Kirsten : a winter story —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
1988
1 available of 4 items

A tough Minnesota winter brings many changes to Kirsten's frontier life, including the new responsibility of helping her brother Lars set his traps and a move into a new house for her family.

Happy birthday, Kirsten! : a springtime story, 1854 —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
2000
1 available of 2 items

On a Minnesota farm in the mid 1800's, the hard working members of the Larson family find time to celebrate Kirsten's tenth birthday.

Kirsten learns a lesson : a school story —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
1986
3 available of 5 items

After immigrating from Sweden to join relatives in an American prairie community, Kirsten endures the ordeal of a strange school through a secret friendship with an Indian girl.

Blaire —Castle, Jennifer, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 9 items

Blaire Wilson is a creative girl with bold ideas.

Blaire cooks up a plan —Castle, Jennifer, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 8 items

Blaire Wilson is a creative girl with big ideas and a big heart.

Felicity saves the day : a summer story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

During a visit to her grandfather's plantation in Virginia during the summer of 1775, Felicity's loyalty is torn between her father and Ben, her father's apprentice who needs her help as he runs away to join George Washi...

Kaya and Lone Dog : a friendship story, 1764 —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
2002
1 available of 1 items

Still grieving over the death of her hero, and missing her stolen horse and kidnapped younger sister, Kaya tries to earn the trust of a lone and starving dog who is about to have puppies. Includes historical notes on Nez...

Kaya's escape : a survival story —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
2002
0 available of 1 items

In the fall of 1764, after Kaya and her sister are kidnapped from their Nez Percé village by enemy horse raiders, she tries to find a way to escape back home. Includes historical notes on education and learning among th...

Pony surprise —Rusu, Meredith, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 6 items

"The WellieWishers have just one coin to toss into a wishing well. What should they wish for? Wings? Roller skates? A pony? The friends can't decide! Emerson tries to be patient, but she wants that pony more than anythin...

Kaya's hero : a story of giving —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
2002
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In 1764, Kaya greatly admires a courageous and kind young woman in her Nez Percé village and wants to be worthy of her respect. Includes historical notes on the winter activities of the Nez Percé Indians, including cer...

Meet Addy : an American girl —Porter, Connie Rose, 1959-
Book
1993
3 available of 4 items

Nine-year-old Addy Walker escapes from a cruel life of slavery to freedom during the Civil War.

Meet Kaya : an American girl —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
2002
1 available of 2 items

In 1764, when Kaya and her family reunite with other Nez Perce Indians to fish for the red salmon, she learns that bragging, even about her swift horse, can lead to trouble. Includes historical notes on the Nez Perce Ind...

Happy birthday, Josefina! : a springtime story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1998
2 available of 3 items

Josefina hopes to become a "curandera" or healer like Tía Magdalena, and she is tested just before her tenth birthday when a friend receives a potentially fatal snakebite.

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