Iowa: A Literary Landscape has an extensive list of children’s books set in Iowa.
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Squashed by Joan Bauer
This is a story about growing up while trying to grow a prize-winning pumpkin.
- Age Range: 12 and up
- Publisher: Speak (June 2, 2005)
- ISBN-10: 0142404268
- ISBN-13: 978-0142404263
The Luck of the Buttons by Anne Ylvisaker
Set in the town of Goodhue, Iowa in 1929, Tugs Esther Button is going to try to change her family’s luck.
- Age Range: 8 - 12 years
- Publisher: Candlewick; Reprint edition (August 28, 2012)
- ISBN-10: 0763660612
- ISBN-13: 978-0763660611
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