Find great deals on ebay for american girl kirsten book set and american girl felicity book set. The doll company went from a catalogonly brand to an empire that includes retail stores with cafes and doll hospitals, a magazine, books, and a social media presence. I gave my daughter this mini kirsten doll when i gave her my kirsten doll from when i was a little girl. Each girl had about 7 books devoted to their time period. Kirsten larson moves to the new world in 1854 and discovers the true meaning of home is family. Kirsten, along with sam and molly are clearly the most popular historical american girl dolls and so few items have been retired. This is the first book in the american girls kirsten series.
American girl was founded in 1986 by pleasant rowland, a retired teacher and writer. Kirsten s 1997 special edition outdoor outfit was a skating outfit. American girl kirsten book list, reading level information, appropriate reading age range, and additional book information. If for any reason you dont, well try to find a way to make it right with an exchange, merchandise credit, or refund within two years of purchase. Lucia buns are a plot point in kirstens surprise, and a fake pair of buns was included in her christmas accessory set. Heres a kirsten doll new in the box increases the value.
After researching the american girl collection for the past year i decided to create a web site to allow others to benefit from the wealth of information and images that i have obtained pertaining to this excellent line of imaginative toys. American girl doll kirsten scenes and settings book. Mostly because it was the only one i ever got to read because at the time it was the only one my local library carried. How does kirsten larson compare to other american girl dolls.
Official site for american girl dolls, clothes, doll furniture, doll accessories, books, and more. Find dresses, uniforms, girl matches, and more for every interest. Miss winston, her new teacher, is strict and not very understanding. Contentsshow doll and meet accessories kirsten larson doll. Kirsten was one of the first three dolls produced by american girl in 1986. She has the special blue eyes of the first edition kirsten dolls. Kirsten series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Kirsten is a steadfast swedish immigrant whose family comes to america in search of a better life. Chrissa was the first and only american girl doll to have two best friend dolls, as well as the first and only girl of the year to do so. Also listed below is a description and link to the retired item finder page, wish list page and guest book page within this site. In 1998 the pleasant company was sold to mattel, inc. Mix and match american girl fashion show styles like ava and leah. She was discontinued at the end of 2018, along with tenney grant, logan everett, and girl of the year 2017 gabriela mcbride.
Play games, take quizzes, send ecards, read book excerpts, and find more when you play at american girl. Get the best deals on doll american girl kirsten dolls when you shop the largest online selection at. I remember getting the catalog and daydreaming about having my own american girl doll. With white body made in germany in excellent condition. We hope that you and your girl love your purchase from american girl. She eagerly points out the land across the sea as america. Julie is also a historical doll but comes from a much more contemporary time as she represents the 1970s.
There was nothing for the pre teen, so she created the american girls inspired on a trip to colonial williamsburg, virginia. Kirstens craft book kirstens cookbook kirstens theater kit. For those who never got to get kirsten like myself, the mini is a perfect alternative. Unlike many of the dolls, kirstens books have maintained their original illustrations with the exception of the covers. Find great deals on ebay for american girl books kirsten and american girl kirsten book set. It is easy to read she started at age 8, has a postive message, and several good characters. Felicity was released in 1991, changed meet outfits in 2005, retired. Set of 6 books, american girl kirsten 1854, first scholastic edition, 1992. Retired pleasant company kirsten american girl doll circa 1992, clothing, accessories, and furniture. Felicity, a girl from rebelling colonies was added in 1991. It is the high quality you expect from an american girl doll and my daughter can take this little doll with her instead of wanting to haul her big one around. Things get worse when miss winston comes to live with the larson family.
At the top and left of each page within this site are navigation bars. Comes with original box, coa, spoon, spoon holder, hanky and necklace. An american girl is the first book in the kirsten series. I appreciate the sellers honesty in providing the true product that was posted and described. Jan 01, 1986 this is the first book in the american girls kirsten series. American girl launched innerstar university, an online virtual world featuring the my american girl contemporary doll line, on july, 2010. Discover free games for american girl s beforever characters, and learn what it was like growing up in the past. Kirsten is an immigrant who came from sweden with her parents to american to start a new life. Jun 20, 2018 kirsten, a 19thcentury swedish transplant to the american midwest, was the only american girl doll id owned, so it seemed fitting for her to kick off the showdown. I recommend these books especially to girls who own this doll or any of the american girl dolls. American girls collection kirsten 1854 set of 6 1 meet kirsten, 2.
But when shes picked to lead her team in a robot challenge, instead of rocketing them to success she steers them straight into trouble. In this book, kirsten s family immigrates from sweden to america in 1854. I recieved american girl mini doll, kirsten in a fast and timley manner. American girl announced in late 2018 that the januaryfebruary 2019 issue would be the magazines last. Top 10 most expensive and valuable american girl dolls 2018. Kaya, 1764 felicity, 1774 caroline, 1812 josefina, 1824 mariegrace and cecile, 1853 addy, 1864 samantha, 1904 rebecca, 1914 kit, 1934 nanea, 1941 molly, 1944 more. Born in sweden and seeking a better life in american with her family, kirsten s pioneer spirit made her a perfect addition to the new frontier. Kirsten was officially archived on the american girl website on january 1, 2010. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Pleasant company american girl kirsten parleys fables book nighttime.
The original dolls were felicity, kirsten, samantha and molly. The books follow various american girls throughout both historical eras and contemporary settings. The list below links to individual pages in this site which are devoted to each american girl doll. Kirsten, a 19thcentury swedish transplant to the american midwest, was the only american girl doll id owned, so it seemed fitting for her to kick off the showdown. Kirsten is a pioneer girl of strength and courage who settles on the frontier. Be assured well do our very best to take care of you, but from time to time, we will not accommodate a return. The perfect way to learn about kirsten is with this complete set of her six books in an attractive slipcase. Z is the first korean american character made by american girl. Pioneer american girl kirsten larson is a friend and collectors item. American girl history and how its dolls have changed. She is a girl who likes swimming as well as arts and crafts who learns the importance of standing up against bullying when she moves. They settle in minnesota, where they live on uncles farm. Kirsten learns a lesson american girl, american girl books.
Kirsten is on the deck of the boat they are traveling on, the eagle. The nook book ebook of the meet kirsten american girl. Kirsten offers a classic look with blonde hair and blue eyes, but there is another blonde doll called julie albright who has brown eyes. Only problem was the two big dolls were cabbage patch and barbie. Online shopping from a great selection at books store.
The american girl series, by various authors, is a collection of novels set within toy lines fictional universe. I grew up with kirsten the american girl doll and it was so fun to snuggle up with my doll and read about her life journey. American girl kirsten doll white body pleasant co excellent. Kirsten s collection contentsshow central series meet kirsten. She is now reading the molly books, and grandma has a secret stash of other american girl sets awaiting their turn to be loved. Kirsten is a steadfast swedish immigrant whose family comes to america in. Lucia buns are a plot point in kirsten s surprise, and a fake pair of buns was included in her christmas accessory set.
Valerie is one of american girls most prolific and treasured authors, having written over 70 american girl titles over the past 34 years. See more ideas about american girl, kirsten american girl doll and girl dolls. As of january 2010 the entire collection is archived with the exception of the books and mini doll. Star illustration, girl illustrations, american girl books, america girl, dollhouse dolls, girls club, new girl, girl dolls, girl things. Details about history can get lost in translation when reading or hearing about previous eras, but the past comes to life with visual and tactile examples like american girl dolls. American girl retired 18 kirsten doll with softcover book. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Cooking on the frontier pioneer kitchens setting kirsten s table tips for todays cooks breakfast. American girl dolls and books were created by pleasant rowland, who founded the pleasant company in 1986. Sixth in a series of six historical books filled with inspiring lessons of compassion, courage, and friendship. If you were like me, you likely knew which character you were kirsten, which character you wanted to be samantha, and more about american history than it.
Are original american girl dolls and books worth any value. Chrissa has black hair, blue eyes, light skin and the josefina mold. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Find kirsten larson mini doll at the official american girl site, featuring the dolls, clothing, furniture, accessories, books, and more that girls love. Starting in 2001, american girl began producing a girl of the year doll that was exclusive to that year. Ok, so you get quite a lot of the kirsten line in this package, but the doll is listed as being in fair condition. Top 10 most expensive and valuable american girl dolls. Changes for kirsten paperback beforever american girl.
Molly and the movie star, samantha saves the wedding, addys little brother, kirsten and the new girl, again, josefina, felicitys dancing shoes. When the doll arrived the packaging was in excellent condition, sealed, and well protected. She loves adventures in the outdoors and isnt much of a fan of sittingdown things. The american girl kirsten doll w hardcover kirstens promise book. The nook book ebook of the meet kirsten american girl collection series. Explore the american girl bookstore to find great books for kids. Play games, take quizzes, send ecards, meet american girl characters, make crafts, create printables, enjoy magazine features, read book excerpts, and find more at play at american girl. She has auburn hair, green eyes, the classic mold and light skin. American girl mini doll kirsten with one book only. Find dolls for girls that she will love from american girl 18inch hictorial characters, truly me, and girl of the year, plus 15inch dolls bitty baby and welliewishers. For more reading opportunities, our american girl online library highlights free book and guide downloads to help keep girls laughing and learning. This is also our first book in any american girl series and our first book by this author. This has been an excellent series for my daugher and she has enjoyed reading about the different culture and time period. Oct 28, 2011 kirsten larson moves to the new world in 1854 and discovers the true meaning of home is family.
Doll american girl kirsten dolls for sale in stock ebay. This is a list of all of kirsten s books that have been released. Get to know 2018s american girl of the year in this first book in her series. Around 2002, kirsten s dirndl dress and kerchief was discontinued along with the winter pastimes and fourth of july fun accessory sets. I have molly, kirsten, and samantha dolls from when they were the only 3 dolls made about 15 years ago. Were a book loving family, so we were excited when she found something that brought her the joy of reading. This is a list of all the items that were available for kirsten larson in her historical collection before her archival in january 2010. This video is the fifth book in the kirsten series. The first book hooked her and we did not see much of her until the very last page of the final book. Felicity merriman, felicity doll, brave, adventurous and independent felicity was the fourth doll released from american girl.
In this second installment in beloved author tomie depaolas autobiographical 26. I also have the original boxed set of kirsten books with original artwork and packaging and a few other things clothes, plays, etc. See our latest offerings, including dolls, outfits, and more. Kirsten starts school in america, but she doesnt speak english very well. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. If you grew up a girl in the 1990s as i did, you probably know a thing or two about american girl. Feb 11, 2008 kiristen was a girl who immigrated to the unkown west. The product is american girl brand and it came new in the american girl box.
Since its inception, american girl has published books based on the dolls, with novels and other media to tie in with their dolls. Get the best deals on american girl kirsten dolls when you shop the largest online selection at. American girl kirsten dolls for sale in stock ebay. This item will ship to united states, but the seller has not specified shipping options. A christmas story happy birthday, kirsten a springtime story kirsten saves the day. Addy, the first african american doll, was during the civil war and battled with slavery. American girl mini doll kirsten with one book only ebay. We love reading books that take place during the 1800s time period.238 731 204 123 699 747 241 787 165 1557 690 291 438 1492 759 1041 558 1528 324 1535 1496 341 429 364 1280 1507 308 164 694 103 308 619 1384 236 1343 935 106 1414 1070 415 1043 150 909 14 1135