Pioneer Girl Perspectives

Pioneer Girl Perspectives


  • Author : Nancy Tystad Koupal
  • Publisher : South Dakota State Historical Society Press
  • Release Date : 2016-05-01
  • Genre: Literary Collections
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1941813089


Pioneer Girl Perspectives Book Description :

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....

Reconsidering Laura Ingalls Wilder

Reconsidering Laura Ingalls Wilder


  • Author : Miranda A. Green-Barteet
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release Date : 2019-06-18
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496823090


Reconsidering Laura Ingalls Wilder Book Description :

Contributions by Emily Anderson, Elif S. Armbruster, Jenna Brack, Christine Cooper-Rompato, Christiane E. Farnan, Melanie J. Fishbane, Vera R. Foley, Sonya Sawyer Fritz, Miranda A. Green-Barteet, Anna Thompson Hajdik, Keri Holt, Shosuke Kinugawa, Margaret Noodin, Anne K. Phillips, Dawn Sardella-Ayres, Katharine Slater, Lindsay Stephens, and Jericho Williams Reconsidering Laura Ingalls Wilder: Little House and Beyond offers a sustained, critical examination of Wilder's writings, including her Little House series, her posthumously published and unrevised The First Four Years, her letters, her journalism, and her autobiography, Pioneer Girl. The collection also draws on biographies of Wilder, letters to and from Wilder and her daughter, collaborator and...

Prairie Fires
Score: 4
From 40 Ratings

Prairie Fires


  • Author : Caroline Fraser
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Books
  • Release Date : 2017-11-21
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781627792776


Prairie Fires Book Description :

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR The first comprehensive historical biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder, the beloved author of the Little House on the Prairie books Millions of readers of Little House on the Prairie believe they know Laura Ingalls—the pioneer girl who survived blizzards and near-starvation on the Great Plains, and the woman who wrote the famous autobiographical books. But the true saga of her life has never been fully told. Now, drawing on unpublished manuscripts, letters, diaries, and land and financial records, Caroline Fraser—the editor of the Library of America edition of the Little House series—masterfully fills in ...

Catalog of Copyright Entries

Catalog of Copyright Entries


  • Author : Library of Congress. Copyright Office
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1973
  • Genre: Copyright
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105119497654


Catalog of Copyright Entries Book Description :

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The Laura Ingalls Wilder Companion

The Laura Ingalls Wilder Companion


  • Author : Annette Whipple
  • Publisher : Chicago Review Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781641601696


The Laura Ingalls Wilder Companion Book Description :

The Laura Ingalls Wilder Companion helps eager readers experience and discover Wilder's books like never before. Author Annette Whipple encourages children to engage in pioneer activities while thinking deeper about the stories and real-life circumstances of the Ingalls and Wilder families as portrayed in the nine Little House books. This valuable companion provides brief introductions to each Little House book, chapter-by-chapter story guides, and additional information related to each of the books' content and history. "Fact or Fiction" sidebars tell the surprising truth about Laura Ingalls Wilder's writing, while 75 activities, crafts, and recipes encourage kids to "Live Like Laura" using easy-to-find supplies. Thoughtful questions help the reader...

Pioneer Girl
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

Pioneer Girl


  • Author : Bich Minh Nguyen
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-02-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698151376


Pioneer Girl Book Description :

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 Saigon back in 1965, that might be an heirloom belonging to Laura Ingalls Wilder. As Lee explores the tenuous facts of this connection, she unearths more than expected—a trail of clues and enticements that lead her from the dusty stacks of library archives to hilarious prairie life reenact...

Laura Ingalls Wilder
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Laura Ingalls Wilder


  • Author : Pamela Smith Hill
  • Publisher : South Dakota State Hist Society
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780977795567


Laura Ingalls Wilder Book Description :

"[E]xamines Wilder's tumultuous, but ultimately successful, professional and personal relationship with her daughter-the hidden editor-Rose Wilder Lane....

Pioneer Girl

Pioneer Girl


  • Author : Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • Publisher : South Dakota State Hist Society Press
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0984504176


Pioneer Girl Book Description :

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....

Pioneer Girl
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

Pioneer Girl


  • Author : William Anderson
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2000-02-02
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780064462341


Pioneer Girl Book Description :

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 book 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 portrait of a writer whose classic books and poineer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America. This picture-book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder tells the remarkable story of the pioneer girl who would one day immortalize her adventures in the belov...