Kate’s Favorites

Kate is an avid reader, enjoying all kinds of literature.  We’ve divided her list into Classics and Contemporary reads…


By Louisa May Alcott: Little Women, Little Men, An Old-Fashioned Girl, Eight Cousins

By Lucy Maud Montgomery: Anne of Green Gables series, Emily of New Moon series

Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield Fisher

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin

By Frances Hodgeson Burnett: The Secret Garden, The Lost Prince, A Little Princess

Heidi by Johanna Spyri

Betsy-Tacy series by Maud Hart Lovelace

Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink

All of a Kind of Family series by Sydney Taylor

Paddington Bear series by Michael Bond


Vet Volunteers series by Laurie Halse Anderson

Daughters of the Faith series by Wendy Lawton

By Noel Streatfield: Ballet Shoes, Skating Shoes, Theater Shoes, etc.

Beacon Street Girls series by Annie Bryant

Bobbsey Twins series by Laura Lee Hope

The Accidental Voyage by Douglas Bond

Percy Jackson & the Olympians by Rick Riodain

The Mother Daughter Book Club series by Heather Vogel Frederick

39 Clues by various authors

Childhood of Famous Americans by various authors

By Frank Peretti: The Door in the Dragon’s Throat, Escape from the Island of Aquarius, etc.

By Blue Balliet: Chasing Vermeer (Book 1), The Wright 3 (Book 2), The Calder Game (Book 3)