Read-alikes for “Litte House on the Prairie”

Novels similar to Laura Ingalls Wilder’s “Little House on the Prairie” series:

Aldrich, Bess S. A Lantern in Her Hand.

Armstrong, Jennifer. Black-Eyed Susan.

Auch, Mary Jane. Frozen Summer and Journey to Nowhere.

Avi. Hard Gold.

Beatty, Patricia. Eight Mules from Monterey.

Brink, Carol Ryrie. Caddie Woodlawn.

Calvert, Patricia. The Snowbird.

Conrad, Pam. Prairie Songs and My Daniel.

Cullen, Lynn. Nelly in the Wilderness.

Cushman, Karen. The Ballad of Lucy Whipple.

DeFelice, Cynthia. Weasel and Bringing Ezra Back.

Erdrich, Louise. The Birchbark House series.

Field, Rachel. Calico Bush.

Fritz, Jean. The Cabin Faced West.

Gray, Dianne. Holding Up the Earth.

Gregory, Kristiana. Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie.

Hart, Alison. Anna’s Blizzard.

Hermes, Patricia. Joshua’s Oregon Trail Diary series.

Holm, Jennifer. Boston Jane series.

Holt, Kimberly W. The Water Seeker.

Irwin, Hadley. Jim Dandy.

LaFaye, A. Worth.

Lane, Rose Wilder. Young Pioneers.

Larson, Kirby. Hattie Big Sky series.

Lasky, Kathryn. Beyond the Divide and Yossel’s Journey.

Lawlor, Laurie. Addie’s Long Summer series.

Levitin, Sonia. Clem’s Chances.

Lottridge, Celia B. Ticket to Canada.

Lovelace, Maud Hart. Betsy Tacy series.

Lowell, Susan. I am Lavina Cumming.

MacLachlan, Patricia. Sarah, Plain and Tall series.

Marvin, Isabel. A Bride for Anna’s Papa.

McCaughrean, Geraldine. Stop the Train!

Meigs, Cornelia. Swift Rivers.

Morey, Walt. Year of the Black Pony.

Moss, Marissa. Rachel’s Journey.

Murphy, Jim. West to a Land of Plenty.

Nixon, Joan Lowery. A Family Apart.

Paulsen, Gary. Mr. Tucket series.

Pearsall, Shelley. Crooked River.

Reiss, Kathryn. Riddle of the Prairie Bride.

Ritter, John H. The Desperado Who Stole Baseball.

Rose, Caroline Starr. May B.: a Novel-in-Verse.

Speare, Elizabeth George. Sign of the Beaver.

Spooner, Michael. Daniel’s Walk.

Steele, William O. The Buffalo Knife and Winter Danger.

Turner, Ann. Grasshopper Summer.

VanLeeuwen, Jean. Cabin on Trouble Creek.

Wilson, Diane L. Black Storm Comin’.

Woodruff, Elvira. Dear Levi: Letters from the Overland Trail.

Wrede, Patricia. Thirteenth Child and sequels.

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One Response to Read-alikes for “Litte House on the Prairie”

  1. wandering librarian says:


    Barbara Sutton

    Librarian II Youth Services

    San Diego County Library

    Poway Branch

    13137 Poway Rd

    Poway, CA 92064



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