by Laurie Halse Anderson
In 1793 Philadelphia, 16-year-old Matilda Cook, separated from her sick mother, learns about perseverance and self-reliance when she is forced to cope with the horrors of a yellow fever epidemic.
by Louisa May Alcott
Beloved title that chronicles the joys and sorrows of the four March sisters as they grow into young ladies in 19th-century New England.
“The Luxe Series”
by Anna Godbersen
For the older teen, a series set in a world of luxury and deception, the Luxe series will take the reader on a thrilling trip to the age of innocence that’s anything but innocent.
“Pride and Prejudice”
by Jane Austen
A classic that suits older teen American Girl® doll fans well.
“The Book Thief”
by Markus Zusak
Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel—a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.