Kathryn Lasky Books In Order

Publication Order of Calista Jacobs Books

Trace Elements (1986) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Mortal Words (1990) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Mumbo Jumbo (1991) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dark Swan (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Starbuck Family Adventures Books

Double Trouble Squared (1991) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shadows in the Water (1992) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Voice in the Wind (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Royal Diairies Books

Mary, Queen of Scots (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Elizabeth I (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Marie Antoinette (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jahanara (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Kazunomiya (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Dear America Books

A Journey to the New World (1996) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dreams in the Golden Country (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Christmas After All (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Time for Courage (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of My Name Is America Books

The Journal of Augustus Pelletier (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Portraits Books

Of Flowers and Shadows (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dancing Through Fire (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Guardians Of Ga'Hoole Books

The Capture (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Journey (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Rescue (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Siege (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Shattering (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burning (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Hatchling (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Outcast (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Golden Tree (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The River of Wind (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Exile (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The War of the Ember (2008) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Rise of a Legend (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Legends Of Ga'Hoole Books

The First Collier (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Coming of Hoole (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
To Be a King (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Chronological Order of Guardians Of Ga'Hoole Books

The Rise of a Legend (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Capture (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Journey (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Rescue (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Siege (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Shattering (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burning (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Hatchling (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Outcast (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The First Collier (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Coming of Hoole (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
To Be a King (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Golden Tree (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The River of Wind (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Exile (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The War of the Ember (2008) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Guardians Of Ga'Hoole Guide Books

A Guide Book to the Great Tree (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lost Tales Of Ga'Hoole (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of My America Books

Hope in My Heart (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Home at Last (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
An American Spring (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Camp Princess Books

Born to Rule (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Unicorns? Get Real! (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Wolves Of The Beyond Books

Lone Wolf (2009) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shadow Wolf (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Watch Wolf (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Frost Wolf (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Spirit Wolf (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Star Wolf (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Daughters Of The Sea Books

Hannah (2009) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
May (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lucy (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Crossing (2015) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Deadlies Books

Felix Takes the Stage (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Spiders on the Case (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Horses Of The Dawn Books

The Escape (2014) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Star Rise (2014) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wild Blood (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Weaver's Gift (1980) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Night Journey (1981) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jem's Island (1982) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Beyond the Divide (1983) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Prank (1984) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Puppeteer (1985) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Home Free (1985) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Pageant (1986) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Bone Wars (1988) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Widow of Oz (1989) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
I Have an Aunt on Marlborough Street (1992) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Memoirs of a Bookbat (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Solo (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Beyond the Burning Time (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Gates of the Wind (1995) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
True North (1996) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Alice Rose and Sam (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Star Split (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Night Gardening (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Robin Hood: The Boy Who Became a Legend (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Blood Secret (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Georgia Rises (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Broken Song (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Last Girls of Pompeii (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Chasing Orion (2008) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Poodle and Hound (2009) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Ashes (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hawksmaid: The Untold Story of Robin Hood and Maid Marian (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Extra (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Fantastic Tales for Boys (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Picture Books

I Have Four Names for My Grandfather (1976) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
My Island Grandma (1979) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Baby for Max (1984) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sea Swan (1988) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fourth of July Bear (1991) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Tantrum (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Days of the Dead (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Librarian Who Measured the Earth (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Cloud Eyes (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Pond Year (1995) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
She's Wearing a Dead Bird on Her Head (1995) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lunch Bunnies (1996) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hercules: The Man, the Myth, the Hero (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Grace the Pirate (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Marven of the Great North Woods (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Show and Tell Bunnies (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sophie and Rose (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Emperor's Old Clothes (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Science Fair Bunnies (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lucille's Snowsuit (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Starring Lucille (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Mommy's Hands (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Porkenstein (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Before I Was Your Mother (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Man Who Made Time Travel (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lucille Camps In (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Love That Baby! (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Humphrey, Albert, and the Flying Machine (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tumble Bunnies (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Pirate Bob (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
One Beetle Too Many: The Extraordinary Adventures of Charles Darwin (2009) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Two Bad Pilgrims (2009) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Tugboats Never Sleep (1977) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tall Ships (1978) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dollmaker: The Eyelight and the Shadow (1981) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sugaring Time (1983) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Traces of Life: The Origins of Humankind (1990) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dinosaur Dig (1990) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Early Man (1991) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Surtsey: The New Place on Earth (1992) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Think Like an Eagle: At Work with a Wildlife Photographer (1992) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Monarchs (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Searching for Laura Ingalls (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Most Beautiful Roof in the World: Exploring the Rainforest Canopy (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shadows in the Dawn: The Lemurs of Madagascar (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Brilliant Streak: The Making of Mark Twain (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Vision of Beauty: THe Story of Sarah Breedlove Walker (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
First Painter (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Born in the Breezes: The Seafaring Life of Joshua Slocum (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Interrupted Journey: Saving Endangered Sea Turtles (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Voice of Her Own: The Story of Phyllis Wheatley, Slave Poet (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
John Muir: America's First Environmentalist (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Silk and Venom: Searching for a Dangerous Spider (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Atlantic Circle (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

One of the renowned and the most popular writers, Kathryn Lasky was born in huge area of grassland, which was indeed a very big house. The place, where she was brought up had a garage, and drive way for skating. Although, this place where she was born was not much hilly area but there was a pond at the bottom where Kathryn Lasky used to play in summer with her sister and friend. Her mother was very intelligent and honest. Most of the people would relate her mom to Greta Grobo, who was the most popular movie start of that time. She was the one, who convinced Kathryn Lasky to be a writer because she always thought that she was smart, hardworking, a good listener, and an attentive person. Her father was also very smart. He died in the age of ninety-one. He never studied in school but got admission in law school somehow. He never worked in law profession and always wanted to have his own business, which he certainly started and it went successful. The beauty of his nature was that he was self made person and was a superb athlete. He was the first Jew who was born in Minnesota and amazingly, when he was born, almost everyone from his town came to see him as nobody had ever seen any Jewish baby ever at that time. To talk about physique and nature of Kathryn Lasky, she had gray hair and wrinkles and had great sense of humor. She used to have circus tactics in her childhood along with her friend Carole and would always dress her dog Suzy in skirts putting hat on her head. She used to teach her dog about how to jump. She used to pass most of his time with either her friend or her dog.

Educational History

School had never been her favorite. She was admitted to a school where all teachers were old ladies except few of them. Her eighth level teacher was very young and beautiful. She was Miss. Oldham by name. She used to teach her French language. Though she was old but she had maintained her health very nicely. Amazingly, she was having numerous husbands and countless boyfriends, which she told herself to Kathryn Lasky and her class fellows. Similarly, she was promoted to college and she now started thinking that she was the only one who was smart enough to produce best results. She was never a late comer and luckily, she bloomed the college. She then was promoted to university where she got lot of A grades and she was in love with English language. She took English language as her major and performed very well in English literature. She had a great love for Victorian studies as well as Romantic poetries. In addition to this, she used to study renaissance literature as much as she could and she was in love with that. So, here she was about to start her career now and she was almost into it luckily

Employment History

Going through employment history of Kathryn Lasky, she had her first job, which proved to be the worst experience of her life where she had been writing for some fashion magazine and she really hated it and this phase of life, she could never forget. Later on, she started looking for her second job, where she had to teach in some school. So, she started teaching there and from there, her employment history as well as married life started booming. This was because she now had found someone special for her life. with whom she could choose as her life partner. He was teaching in the same school where they met, became friends, and fell in love. His name was Chris Knight. To talk more about Chris, he was very different from others and he was short and blonde. As Kathryn Lasky was long and tall, so Chris looked like a short Robert Refdforde in front of her. Chris was daring, loving, caring, and beautiful, He was National Geographic photographer by profession and was very hardworking person.

Her First Publication

After marrying Chris, when she was coming back, she started noticing bird life and she loved it. Also, she noticed that dolphins were so playful and she loved the whole Atlantic spiritual experiences. She sailed twice across Atlantic and finally managed to write a book and called it Atlantic Circle. This was the first publication being made by Kathryn Lasky.


She had been wiring on numerous books and the most popular topics for her writing were fantasy, fiction, non-fiction, picture, and books for grownups.

Horses of the Dawn was the book written by Kathryn Lasky where a horse named Estrella was taken into possession by a spoiled cruel man having poor and non-realistic dreams. This man would beat the horse with sharp metals and whips and if you read this, thrilling conclusion being given by Kathryn Lasky would surely make you breathless.


Chasing Orion was also one of the best publications she had made. It was about the disease named Polio, which was spread among all over and everyone was afraid of this terrifying disease in 1952.Its about two people Georgie and Phyllis where Phyllis lied to everyone that she was victim of the disease and spread the disease to others.


Monarchs is another writing done by Lasky, which was a biological discussion. She gives us biological information in superb readable posture. She discussed butterfly lifecycle in it and had discussed about Mexico and California that how they used to host insects during specific seasons. It was also worth reading publication no doubt.


To sum up, Kathryn Lasky was not only an exceptional writer but had been a good daughter as well as wife. Few of her other publications include: The Crossing, Heroes of Dawn: Star Rise, Heroes of Dawn: Escape, and lot more. She had passion of learning new things and the most beautiful thing in her life was that she was always examining the life, nature, and was giving her focus on the things going on around her, which was really amazing. This was the only key, which made her a heroic writer undoubtedly.

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