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Books by Kate Gingold

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Ruth by Lake and PrairieRuth by Lake and Prairie
Honored by the Illinois State Historical Society for its "use of creativity within an accurate framework of history" in telling this pioneer girl's tale.
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Ruth by Lake and Prairie Activity Book
Companion activity book to the Ruth by Lake and Prairie chapter book provides prairie-themed puzzles, paper crafts, recipes and more.

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Haunted by History

Haunted by History; Spectres in a Small Town


Sparks a youngster's interest in history by weaving imagined ghost stories around real landmarks. History lessons so much fun, it's scary!
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Six DSix Degrees of Abraham Lincolnegrees of Abraham Lincoln

Little known facts about connections between the sixteenth President and Chicago's suburbs.
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Buy Kate's books locally at Anderson's Bookshop in Naperville. Or online at, and other online book stores. Books are available in softcover and ebook editions. Ruth by Lake and Prairie is also available in a hardcover edition through the author.

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