|Author||: Laura Ingalls Wilder|
|Publisher||: South Dakota State Hist Society Press|
|Release Date||: 2014|
|ISBN 10||: 9780984504176|
|Pages||: 400 pages|
|Rating||: 4/5 from 21 reviews|
Laura Ingalls Wilder's unedited, and unpublished, draft of her autobiography that was written for an adult audience and eventually served as the foundation for her popular Little House on the Prairie series includes not-safe-for-children tales that feature stark scenes of domestic abuse, love triangles gone awry and a man who lit himself on fire while drunk off whiskey.
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Laura Ingalls Wilder's unedited, and unpublished, draft of her autobiography that was written for an adult audience and eventually served as the foundation for her popular Little House on the Prairie series includes not-safe-for-children tales that feature stark scenes of domestic abuse, love triangles gone awry and a man who lit himself on fire while drunk off whiskey.GET BOOK!
by William Anderson
The pioneer spirit lives on . . . Readers around the world know and love Laura, the little girl born in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and raised in covered wagons and on wide open prairies. Now Little House fans can learn more about "Half-pint" in this, the first picture book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder. With a simple, glowing text by noted historian and Little House scholar William Anderson, and glorious paintings by Dan Andreasen, PIONEER GIRL is a very special portraitGET BOOK!
by Nancy Tystad Koupal
Published over eighty years after its inception, "Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography" edited by Pamela Smith Hill gave readers new insight into the truth behind Wilder's fiction. "Pioneer Girl Perspectives" further demonstrates the importance of Wilder as an influential American author whose stories of growing up on the frontier remain relevant today.GET BOOK!
by Megan Stine,Marcy Dunn Ramsey
A biography of the author of the beloved "Little House" books describes the Ingalls's life in the woods, their nine moves in a period of three years, the hardships they faced, and Laura's later years as a writer. Original.GET BOOK!
by Bich Minh Nguyen
From an award-winning author, a novel about a Vietnamese American family’s ties to The Little House on the Prairie Jobless with a PhD, Lee Lien returns home to her Chicago suburb from grad school, only to find herself contending with issues she’s evaded since college. But when her brother disappears, he leaves behind an object from their mother’s Vietnam past that stirs up a forgotten childhood dream: a gold-leaf brooch, abandoned by an American reporter in SaigonGET BOOK!
by Dorothy Kupcha Leland
Presents the fictionalized account of a young girl who left Iowa with her family in 1858, facing hardships as they traveled to California along the Santa Fe Trail and the Beale Wagon Road.GET BOOK!
by Maryanne Caswell,Lindsay Grater
Tales of courage, adventure, loneliness, sorrow, and delight flow from her letters to her grandmother as fourteen-year-old Maryanne Caswell and her family depart from their hometown of Palmerston in 1887 and journey to Clark's Crossing, near the present day city of Saskatoon, Canada.GET BOOK!
by Mikhail Kononov,Andrew Bromfield
Singing 'Rio Rita' 15 year old Mucha trudges along the road to her execution. But much more than death Mucha fears expulsion from the Collective in which she fills a real and useful part. The comrades come to her when they need warmth and tenderness and she's happy in this role. (Although someone really should tell Stalin or Hitler that they need to make knickers with better elastic!) During the siege of Leningrad, Mucha takes flight over her beloved city. SheGET BOOK!
by Karen Murray
The first in the series ""Children of the Quincy Valley,"" Lena, Pioneer Girl tells the story of Magdalena Weber, a German-Russian girl who emigrated to America with her family in 1904. They settled in the Quincy Valley, located in the Columbia Basin region of Washington State. This historical fiction combines facts of her life with the general experience of the German-Russian immigrant farm families of the era, including photographs of early Quincy. Over 100 years later, Weber descendants still live, work, andGET BOOK!
by Jane Smith
When Carly Mills goes to Melbourne with the school choir, she gets more than she bargained for: a trip back in time and a chance meeting with a mischievous little girl who might just grow up to be the world famous opera singer, Dame Nellie Melba. If Carly is to help the little girl achieve her dream, she will have to endure Nellie's practical jokes, an angry headmaster, and her father's belief that opera is not a fit career forGET BOOK!
by Jane Smith
When Carly moves from the farm to boarding school in the city, she knows it's going to be tough. But then her magical shawl takes her back to 1891 and into the path of Queensland's first female doctor, Lilian Cooper. Carly learns what it means to be strong brave and determined and how everything is better with a friend my your side. Book 2 of the ground breaking new time-travelling series featuring the world's most inspirational pioneering women.GET BOOK!
by Barbara Steadman
Youngsters can dress this charming little pig-tailed pioneer girl in 8 full-color costumes: dresses for school, work and play, a cloak, nightgown, and more. 1 doll printed on inside back cover plus, 8 full-color costumes printed on lightweight stock.GET BOOK!
by Jennifer Worick
Teaches the skills of pioneer crafts such as braiding hair, panning for gold, laying a fire, spinning yarn, milking a cow, predicting the weather, making a night cream, braiding a rug, and making rock candy.GET BOOK!
by Carole Marsh
Laura Ingalls was a pioneer girl who traveled in a covered wagon with her family all over the Midwest. She was playful and adventurous. She was smart and curious. When she grew older, she became a famous author. For years, children and adults alike have loved to read her stories of pioneer life. These popular readers include easy-to-read information, fun facts and trivia, humor, activities and a whole lot more. They are great for ages 7-12 (grades 2-6), because althoughGET BOOK!
by B. G. Swan
In 1911 rural Oklahoma life is difficult enough, but for fifteen year old Estelle it is particularly challenging after she buries her mother and is married to a boy she has never met. She meets her challenges with strength and courage in her fifteenth year and beyond.GET BOOK!
by William Anderson
Laura Ingalls Wilder's beloved Little House books chronicle her childhood in the late 1800s on the American frontier. Now readers can learn about the real Laura, including events she did not write about in her classic stories, in this engaging and accessible chapter-book biography.GET BOOK!
by Stephen W. Hines
The beloved author of the Little House books was not only one of America's great pioneer storytellers but a woman of vibrant faith. A Prairie Girl's Faith provides the first extended, in depth discussion of the Christian faith of one of America's most beloved pioneer women--Laura Ingalls Wilder. Although the faith of the Ingalls' family pervades books in the Little House series, the more specific details of Laura's faith have never been fully explored. It took extraordinary pluck for anyoneGET BOOK!