Laura Ingalls Wilder 1867—1957

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Elizabeth Ingalls Wilder was an American writer, most notably the author of the Little House series of children’s novels based on her childhood in a pioneer family. Her daughter Rose encouraged Laura to write and helped her to edit and publish the novels. A popular 1974–84 TV series loosely based on the Little House books starred Melissa Gilbert as Wilder.

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Farmer Boy (1933)

Growing up on his family’s farm in New York, Almanzo Wilder wishes for just one thing–his very own horse. But Father doesn’t yet trust him with such a b...read more »

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Little House in the Big Woods (1932)

Wolves and panthers and bears roamed the deep Wisconsin woods. Still, Laura Ingalls’ father preferred to live miles away from the nearest neighbors. So ...read more »

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Little House on the Prairie (1935)

Laura Ingalls and her family are heading to Kansas! Leaving behind their home in the Big Woods of Wisconsin, they travel by covered wagon until they fin...read more »

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The Long Winter (1940)

The town of De Smet in the Dakota Territory is hit with terrible blizzards in the hard winter of 1880-81, and the Ingalls family must ration their food ...read more »