Gene Stratton-Porter (1863-1924) was an American author. She was also a wildlife photographer and amateur naturalist. Gene was one of the first women to start a movie studio and production company. She set her novels in the central Indiana wetlands and swamps, which is where she would photograph.

Gene Stratton-Porter made her debut as a published author in 1893 with The Strike at Shane’s, which she published anonymously. The first book she published under her own name was The Song of the Cardinal. Below is a list of Gene Stratton-Porter’s books in order of when they were first released:

Publication Order of Limberlost Books

Freckles (1904)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Girl of the Limberlost (1909)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Strike at Shane's (1893)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Song Of The Cardinal (1906)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
At the Foot of the Rainbow (1907)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Harvester (1911)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Laddie (1913)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Laddie (1913)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Michael O'Halloran (1915)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Daughter of the Land (1918)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Her Father's Daughter (1921)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The White Flag (1923)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Keeper of the Bees (1925)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Magic Garden (1927)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Poetry Collections

The Fire Bird (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jesus of the emerald (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

What I have done with birds (1907)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Girl Of The Limberlost (1909)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Birds of the Bible (1909)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Music of the Wild (1910)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Moths of the Limberlost with Original Photographs (1912)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Moths of the Limberlost (1912)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
After the Flood (1912)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Birds of the Limberlost (1914)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Friends In Feathers (1917)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Homing With the Birds (1919)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wings (1924)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tales You Won't Believe (1925)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Let Us Highly Resolve (1927)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Experiences in Observing and Photographing Birds (1990)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Coming Through the Swamp (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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Gene Stratton-Porter Synopses: The Harvester is a standalone novel by Gene Stratton-Porter. David Langston lives a simple life harvesting medicinal herbs to sell in the city. He believes that he has all that he needs in life, that is until he meets Ruth and everything changes.

Laddie is based on author Gene Stratton-Porter’s own life. It tells the story of “little sister.” The youngest of eleven, she is unwanted in the beginning. The brother who loved her most, and whom she loved most in the world, is Laddie. She is almost lonely, and it’s hard for her to study, so her comfort is nature. In an unforgettable way, which is funny and sad, little sister tells us her story.

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