Changes for Kirsten: A Winter Story

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San Val, Oct 1, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 80 pages
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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.

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User Review  - regularguy5mb - LibraryThing

These are cute books, stories to go along with the American Girl dolls they are about. This one involves Kirsten, a young girl growing up in the early days of Minnesota on the frontier. She helps her ... Read full review

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Kirsten joins her family to move to America from Sweden. She is a pioneer in the 1800's and she learns about a whole new world that she was so excited about. I really enjoyed this book, I thought that ... Read full review


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Janet Shaw is a disabled cyclist who won four medals at the 2002 World Disabled Cycling Championship and competed in the Athens 2004 Paralympics.

Janet Schulman has worked in children's book publishing for nearly forty years and is currently Editor-at-Large and Division Vice President of Random House and Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers. She is the author of many books for children and is the editor of "The 20th Century Children's Book Treasury: Celebrated Picture Books and Stories to Read Aloud." Ms. Schulman lives in New York City.

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