Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls WilderMeet Laura Ingalls, the little girl who would grow up to write the Little House books.
Pa Ingalls decides to sell the little log house, and the family sets out for Indian country! They travel from Wisconsin to Kansas, and there, finally, Pa builds their little house on the prairie. Sometimes farm life is difficult, even dangerous, but Laura and her family are kept busy and are happy with the promise of their new life on the prairie.
LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE is the second book in the Laura Years series.
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More than a century later, the books are a lifestyle for her superfans. Skip navigation! Elena Nicolaou. Czajka is used to catching the Little House references the uninitiated miss. He became obsessed with the books and show as a kid in the '70s and early '80s, and his devotion never waned. Granted, most people who spent their childhood in the United States have encountered Laura Ingalls Wilder. Call them them Laurarati, call them Bonnetheads, call them what you will: They are devoted to keeping the spirit of Laura Ingalls Wilder alive, and for two weekends in July , such Laura fans descended upon two small towns in Wisconsin and Minnesota to do so.
Sign in. Breakout star Erin Moriarty of " The Boys " explains how her newfound popularity is fueling Season 2 of the hit series. Watch now. Almanzo tries to buy some land but the man who sales it to him cheats him by blocking off the water source that goes towards that land. Knowing his crop won't grow Almanzo will fail to pay off the land by the end of the year and will lose it back to the owner. He had planned to get married to Laura and build their first home and have their first land. Now, he wants to wait but Laura wants to take a teaching job to help raise some money but he wants to be the sole provider for their family.
This article was or is on the Front Page! Keep Up The Good Work! As a little girl, Laura was the tomboy of the Ingalls daughters, preferring fishing or playing baseball over other more ladylike activities. After moving to Walnut Grove , Laura met Nellie Oleson and the two were soon embroiled in a famous rivalry that lasted throughout much of their childhood, although they did make amends when the two were older. Laura was also a big fan of animals and had many pets. One of her first pets was her dog, Jack , who was her constant companion for many years.
These are the books that started it all — the stories that captured the hearts and imaginations of children and young adults worldwide. Written by Laura Ingalls Wilder and published by HarperCollins, these beloved books remain a favorite to this day. In fact, these classics have sold over 60 million copies in more than countries. Click on the links below to read a brief synopsis of each book provided by HarperCollins. Little House in the Big Woods — available in kindle , hardcover , and paperback. Four-year-old Laura lives in the little house with her Pa, her Ma, her sisters Mary and Carrie, and their trusty dog, Jack. Pioneer life is sometimes hard, since the family must grow or catch all their own food as they get ready for the cold winter.
At the time of Ingalls' birth, the family lived seven miles north of the village of Pepin, Wisconsin in the Big Woods region of Wisconsin. Ingalls Wilder's birth site is commemorated by a replica log cabin at the Little House Wayside in Pepin. Ingalls was a descendant of the Delano family , the ancestral family of U. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. She was also a third cousin, once removed, of President Ulysses S. Grant . When she was two years old, Ingalls moved with her family from Wisconsin in