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Jasmine | 160 comments List from Gundula -

Friend Like Zilla
The twelve and the Genii
Stand in the wind
The Witch of Beaver Creek Mine
1212: Year of the Journey
Home Child
A Different Life
The Prisoner of Zenda
Naomi's Road
The Princess and the Goblin
The Princess and Curdie
At the Back of the North Wind
The Light Princess
Little Lord Fauntleroy
The Lost Prince
The Prince and the Pauper
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Who Will Tell My Brother?
Sweetgrass Basket
I Heard the Owl Call My Name
Faith, Hope, and Ivy June
The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy (and sequels)
The Dragon in the Cliff: A Novel Based on the Life of Mary Anning
The Grimm Legacy
The Wells Bequest
The Borrowers (and sequels)
Bellyache: A Delicious Tale
Headache: The Hair-Raising Sequel to Bellyache
The Lost Secret of Fairies
The Lost Secret of the Green Man
The Lost Secret of Dragonfire: The Crystal Keeper Chronicles Book 3

The Anne of Green Gables series, Emily of New Moon series and other novels by L. M. Montgomery

Before Green Gables
Another Kind Of Cowboy
My Name Is Seepeetza
A Wizard of Earthsea (and sequels)
Black Beauty
Betsy-Tacy (series)
Facing the Hunchback of Notre Dame (The enchanted Attic series)
Angel of the Battlefield (The Treasure Chest series)
Flour Babies
Madame Doubtfire
The Sterkarm Handshake
The Ghost of Thomas Kempe
Where the Red Fern Grows
Summer of the Monkeys
Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang (Jacob Two-Two Adventures (series)
Pollyanna Grows Up
I Capture the Castle
The Hundred and One Dalmatians
Meet the Austins (series)
The Endless Steppe: Growing Up in Siberia
Understood Betsy
The Princess Bride
Marianne Dreams
The Mirror Image Ghost
Marianne and Mark
Summer of My German Soldier
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
How to Eat Fried Worms
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator
The Black Stallion (series)
Charlotte Sometimes
Five Little Peppers and How They Grew (series, very dated, but interesting)
A Little Princess
Wishing for Tomorrow: The Sequel to A Little Princess (not bad at all)
The Hobbit
Then Again, Maybe I Won't
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing (series)
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret
It's Not the End of the World
Just as Long as We're Together
Here's to You, Rachel Robinson
The Cat Ate My Gymsuit
There's a Bat in Bunk Five
The Pistachio Prescription
A Girl of the Limberlost (and sequels)
The Swish Of The Curtain
Golden Pavements
Lotta's Progress
Look Through My Window
Sophie's War: The Journal Of Anna Sophie Franziska Guenther
Anna All Year Round
Anna on the Farm
Katerina's Wish
The Book of Story Beginnings
Last Chance Bay
The Girl on Evangeline Beach
Lightning and Blackberries
Last Days in Africville
Way Lies North, The
Two Much Alike
It Takes Two
The Ghosts (great story, and I think the same story is also published under the alternative title The Amazing Mr. Blunden)
The Silver Brumby (series)
The Girl On The Outside
The Friends
Five Children and It
The Railway Children
The Girl In The Blue Tunic
The Family from One End Street: And Some of Their Adventures
Further Adventures Of The Family From One End Street
A Stitch In Time
The Peppermint Pig
Carrie's War
The Country Child
A Traveller In Time (great book)
The Water Babies
The Enchanted Castle
The Story of the Treasure Seekers (I know that this was being read this summer sometime in the fiction club, but there were hardly any comments about it, so I included it again in the list)
Mistress Masham's Repose
Tuck Everlasting
The Wolves in the Walls
The Owl Service (good but definitely creepy)
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen (and sequels)
A Long Way from Verona
The Summer After the Funeral
The Saturdays (and sequels)
A Candle in the Mist
Dusky Day: A College Story
The Singing Wood
Meet the Malones (and sequels)
Every Day After
Sister of the Bride
Ellen Tebbits
The Luckiest Girl
Emily's Runaway Imagination
Otis Spofford
Mitch and Amy
Jean and Johnny
Beezus and Ramona (and sequels)
The Hidden Summer
Half Magic
The Worst Witch (and sequels)
Lost in the Barrens (This book also appears under the following title, Two Against the North)
Owls in the Family
The Dog Who Wouldn't Be
Wizard's Hall (interesting because the author has accused Rowling of plagiarism)
Love, Stargirl
Nurse Matilda
Nurse Matilda Goes to Town
Nurse Matilda Goes to Hospital
The Willoughbys
The Green Glass Sea
White Sands, Red Menace
The Other Half of My Heart
A Dash of Magic
Summer of the Gypsy Moths
Laugh with the Moon
Because of Mr. Terupt
Mr. Terupt Falls Again
Good Night, Mr. Tom
Back Home
Little Plum
Miss Happiness and Miss Flower
The Dolls' House
The Peacock Spring
The Greengage Summer
Watership Down
The Turbulent Term of Tyke Tiler
The Wondrous Journals of Dr. Wendell Wellington Wiggins
Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes
The Emerald Atlas
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
The Winter Pony
The Last Dragonslayer
The Little Duke
Six to Sixteen: A Story for Girls
The Daisy Chain, Or, Aspirations: A Family Chronicle
The warden's niece (Maria Escapes)
Warrior Scarlet
Knight's fee
James and the Giant Peach
The Children of Green Knowe (and sequels)
Stig of the Dump
Anastasia Krupnik (and sequels)
The Demon Headmaster (series)
Pit Pony
Seven Little Australians (I think there might also be sequels)
We Couldn't Leave Dinah
Hitler's Daughter
Where the Lilies Bloom
The Pigman
Lord of the Flies
The Chocolate War
Nobody's Family Is Going to Change
Olivia Bean, Trivia Queen (fun book, would love a chance to discuss it in a bit more detail)
Bridge of Time
Out of My Mind (amazing book, still defies reviewing for me)
Lucy Maud and Me
The Contest (excellent)
Home Free
Follow My Leader
Tumbleweed Skies (lovely)
Beholding Bee
Hungry Year
The Perilous Year
Winds of L' Acadie
That Scatterbrain Booky (favourite)
With Love From Booky (favourite)
As Ever, Booky (favourite)
A Place for Margaret
Margaret In the Middle
Margaret On Her Way
Hannah Waters And The Daughter Of Johann Sebastian Bach (set in Saskatchewan, wonderful)
The Secret Wish of Nannerl Mozart
Saving Juliet (fun, currently reading this)
Prairie Summer
Prairie Winter
The Wizard Children of Finn
The Lost Legend of Finn
The Ghost of Northumberland Strait
The Hollow Tree
The Belonging Place
From Anna
Listen for the Singing
Mine for Keeps
Spring Begins in March
Glory Be
The Freedom Maze
The Wind on the Moon
The Wool-Pack
All the World's a Stage: A Novel in Five Acts
Wicked Will: A Mystery of Young William Shakespeare
Still Star-Crossed
King of Shadows
The Dark is Rising (I think there are also sequels)
Shakespeare's Spy (and others in the series)
Me and the Terrible Two
The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
Liar & Spy
Harriet the Spy
The Long Secret
Miss Spitfire: Reaching Helen Keller
The Lost Crown
The Beasts of Clawstone Castle
Journey to the River Sea
The Dragonfly Pool
Island of the Aunts
The Humming Room
Eva of the Farm
The Wild Book
The Incredible Journey
The Island Horse
The Sky Is Falling
Looking At The Moon
The Lights Go On Again
The Daring Game
A Handful of Time
The Whole Truth
And Nothing But the Truth
Awake and Dreaming
Little Audrey
Acadian Star
Fiddles And Spoons: Journey Of An Acadian Mouse
Love, Amalia
The Coral Island
The Book of Wonders
The Whole Story of Half a Girl
Something to Hold
The Sword in the Stone
Eight Keys
R My Name Is Rachel
Linnets and Valerians
The Little White Horse
The Moffats
The Middle Moffat
Rufus M.
The Moffat Museum
The Doll People
The Meanest Doll in the World
The Runaway Dolls
What Katy Did
What Katy Did Next
What Katy Did at School
The Friendship Doll
Little Women
Little Men
Jo's Boys
Eight Cousins
Rose in Bloom
Jack and Jill
The Little Women Letters
Little Women and Me
Prom and Prejudice
Scones and Sensibility
The Mother-Daughter Book Club (and sequels)
Letters from Rapunzel
The Boy Who Dared
Briar Rose
Sister to the Wolf
There Will Be Wolves
The Yearling

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