Farmer Boy, Little House on the Prairie Series #3 (Softcover)
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Number of Pages: 372
Publication Date: 1973
Dimensions: 7.67 X 5.18 X 0.91 (inches)
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Series: Little House on the Prairie
Little House in the Big Woods, Little House on the Prairie Series #1 (Softcover)Laura Ingalls WilderHarperCollins / 1971 / Trade Paperback$5.99 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
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By the Shores of Sliver Lake: Little House on the Prairie Series #5 (Full-Color Collector's Edition, softcover)Laura Ingalls WilderHarperCollins / 2004 / Trade Paperback$7.19 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
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While Laura Ingalls grows up in a little house on the western prairie, Almanzo Wilder is living on a big farm in New York State. Here Almanzo and his brother and sisters help with the summer planting and fall harvest. In winter there is wood to be chopped and great slabs of ice to be cut from the river and stored. Time for fun comes when the jolly tin peddler visits, or best of all, when the fair comes to town.
This is Laura Ingalls Wilder's beloved story of how her husband Almanzo grew up as a farmer boy far from the little house where Laura lived.
Laura Ingalls Wilder was born in 1867 in the log cabin described in Little House in the Big Woods. She and her family traveled by covered wagon across the Midwest. Later, Laura and her husband, Almanzo Wilder, made their own covered-wagon trip with their daughter, Rose, to Mansfield, Missouri. There, believing in the importance of knowing where you began in order to appreciate how far you've come, Laura wrote about her childhood growing up on the American frontier. For millions of readers Laura lives on forever as the little pioneer girl in the beloved Little House books.
Garth Williams's classic illustrations for the Little House books caused Laura to remark that she "and her folks live again in these pictures." Garth Williams also illustrated Charlotte's Web, Stuart Little, and almost one hundred other books.