American Girl

10 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 715 ratings

Kaya Publisher's Summary

Kaya is an adventurous Nez Perce girl growing up before America became a country. When her courage is tested, Kaya draws strength from the traditions and legends her elders share. Kaya listens closely, because she dreams of one day becoming a leader for her people just like Swan Circling, the bold warrior woman who is her hero. Step into Kaya’s world of daring adventure and deeply held traditions as you enjoy this six-book collection: Meet Kaya, Kaya’s Escape!, Kaya’s Hero, Kaya and Lone Dog, Kaya Shows the Way, and Changes for Kaya. To learn more about Kaya and other American Girl® characters, visit americangirl.com.

©2002, 2010 American Girl, LLC; The American Girls Collection®, Kaya® and American Girl® (P)2010 Recorded Books, LLC
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  • Book 1

    • Kaya

    • An American Girl
    • By: Janet Beeler Shaw
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75

    Kaya is an adventurous Nez Perce girl growing up before America became a country. When her courage is tested, Kaya draws strength from the traditions and legends her elders share. Kaya listens closely, because she dreams of one day becoming a leader for her people just like Swan Circling, the bold warrior woman who is her hero.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing!

    • By Blythe on 12-04-17

    Regular price: $20.99

  • Book 2

    • Felicity

    • An American Girl
    • By: Valerie Tripp
    • Narrated by: Carrie Hitchcock
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 104
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 75

    Meet Felicity Merriman, a nine-year-old girl who's as spirited and independent as the American colonies she lives in. In 1774, Felicity's hometown of Williamsburg, Virginia, is buzzing with rumors: will the colonies soon break free from England's rule? Patriots like Felicity's father don't think it's fair to pay taxes to the King of England for things like tea that they buy in America. Loyalists like Felicity's grandfather and her best friend Elizabeth support the king.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely

    • By Kristin on 07-29-17

    Regular price: $13.99

  • Book 3

    • Josefina

    • An American Girl
    • By: Valerie Tripp
    • Narrated by: Barbara Fox
    • Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    Meet Josefina Montoya, a nine-year-old girl growning up in New Mexico in 1824. Josefina and her sisters have been struggling ever since Mama died a year ago. When Mama's sister, Tia Dolores, comes to live on their rancho, the girls are overjoyed. But Tia Dolores has lots of new ideas!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful Children's Book

    • By Katherine on 01-21-09

    Regular price: $25.17

  • Book 4

    • Kirsten

    • An American Girl
    • By: Janet Beeler Shaw
    • Narrated by: Rachel Botchan
    • Length: 6 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 66
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67

    The American Girl brand is synonymous with wholesome, empowering tales about young women growing up in America, even as the country grows, too. Each girl’s story documents with unsurpassed charm and wit the people, places, and events she witnesses. Taking place in 1854, Kirsten’s stories follow the young Swedish immigrant and her family as they attempt to start a new life on a farm in frontier Minnesota.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love the book, narration was ok

    • By Mike and Rae Cousineau on 12-13-17

    Regular price: $20.99

  • Book 5

    • Addy

    • An American Girl
    • By: Connie Porter
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Adams
    • Length: 5 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 52

    Meet Addy Walker, a courageous nine-year-old girl growing up during the Civil War. When her poppa and brother are sold to another plantation, Addy and her mother take the terrible risk of escaping to freedom in the North. To get away safely, they must leave Addy's baby sister behind in the slave quarters; her cries could cost them their freedom.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love American Girl

    • By Rachel Cornell on 12-04-15

    Regular price: $26.95

  • Book 6

    • Samantha's Story Collection

    • An American Girl
    • By: Susan Adler, Valerie Tripp, Maxine Schur
    • Narrated by: Cecelia Riddett
    • Length: 6 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 63

    Samantha Parkington is an orphan being raised by her wealthy grandmother at the start of a brand-new century, a time when new ideas and inventions are changing everyone's lives. Samantha's own world is filled with elegance and privilege, but she sees that not everyone's life is changing for the better - especially her friend Nellie, a servant girl who lives next door.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • awesome

    • By Ana Lilburn on 09-02-17

    Regular price: $27.99

  • Book 7

    • Rebecca

    • An American Girl
    • By: Jacqueline Dembar Greene
    • Narrated by: Rachel Botchan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41

    In these six stories from the uplifting American Girl series, a young girl living in 1914 New York learns what it’s like to grow up in the big city. Rebecca Rubin has big dreams of becoming an actress, but her parentsdon’t think girls are cut out for performing. As Rebecca searches for alternatives, she finds new ways to fulfill dreams that she never thought possible.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Audio Presentation

    • By Karen on 01-02-11

    Regular price: $24.49

  • Book 8

    • Kit

    • An American Girl
    • By: Valerie Tripp
    • Narrated by: Therese Plummer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63

    This enchanting American Girl story collection features the spunky heroine of the critically acclaimed movie Kit Kittredge. It is 1934, and the Great Depression has found the Kittredges. First, Kit's father loses his job, then the family is forced to take in boarders to make ends meet. A spellbinding book, Kit will also help listeners understand a difficult time in American history.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Kit an American Girl Collection (Audible Purchase)

    • By Mom shops a lot on 10-10-13

    Regular price: $21.53

  • Book 9

    • Molly

    • American Girl
    • By: Valerie Tripp
    • Narrated by: Katherine Kellgren
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 40

    The Molly books from American Girl are delightful listens for young people. With a spunky and energetic heroine, exciting storylines set against the rich historical backdrop of World War II America, and important life lessons, the Molly books are modern children's classics.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A kids review

    • By amertha on 09-22-15

    Regular price: $27.95

  • Book 10

    • Julie

    • An American Girl
    • By: Megan McDonald
    • Narrated by: Ali Ahn
    • Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35

    In this inspiring story, part of the six-book American Girl collection by Megan McDonald, a fun-loving San Francisco girl faces big changes. After her parents divorce, Julie moves away from her best friend, Ivy, to start over again in a new house and school. But before long, she learns to create a few changes of her own—from saving endangered eagles to celebrating the U.S. Bicentennial.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • peace love american girl

    • By Eric on 02-28-16
    • An American Girl
    • By: Megan McDonald
    • Narrated by: Ali Ahn
    • Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins
    • Release date: 06-09-10
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 44 ratings

    Regular price: $24.49