Order of Ruth Fielding Books
Ruth Fielding is the protagonist in a series of children’s novels written under the house name of Alice B. Emerson. Ruth Fielding is a strong-willed woman and a career woman. In the first part of the series, she attends a boarding school. The series was influential to many other series that would follow, including Nancy Drew and the Dana Girls.
Alice B. Emerson began the Ruth Fielding series in 1913 with the novel Ruth Fielding of the Red Mill. The series lasted 30 books, concluding with Ruth Fielding and Her Crowning Victory. The first 19 books were ghostwritten by W. Bert Foster; Elizabeth M. Duffield wrote 20-22; Mildred A. Wirt wrote 23 onwards. Below is a list of Alice B. Emerson’s Ruth Fielding books in order of when they were first released (which is the same as their chronological order):