These Happy Golden Years, Little House on the Prairie Series #8  (Softcover)  -     By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
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These Happy Golden Years, Little House on the Prairie Series #8 (Softcover)

Harpercollins Publishing / 1971 / Paperback

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Fifteen-year-old Laura lives apart from her family for the first time, teaching school in a claim shanty twelve miles from home. She is very homesick, but keeps at it so that she can pay for her sister Mary's tuition at the college for the blind. During school vacations Laura has fun with her singing lessons, going on sleigh rides and best of all, helping Almanzo Wilder drive his new buggy. Friendship soon turns to love for Laura & Almanzo in the romatic conclusion of this Little House book. Recommended for ages 8 to 12. A 1944 Newbery Honor book.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 289
Vendor: Harpercollins Publishing
Publication Date: 1971
Dimensions: 7.66 X 5.13 X 0.73 (inches)
ISBN: 0064400085
ISBN-13: 9780064400084
UPC: 046594006998
Availability: In Stock
Ages: 8-12
Series: Little House on the Prairie

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Fifteen-year-old Laura lives apart from her family for the first time, teaching school in a claim shanty twelve miles from home. She is very homesick, but keeps at it so that she can help pay for her sister Mary's tuition at the college for the blind. During school vacations Laura has fun with her singing lessons, going on sleigh rides, and best of all, helping Almanzo Wilder drive his new buggy. Friendship soon turns to love for Laura and Almanzo in the romantic conclusion of this Little House book.

Author Bio

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 began his work on the pictures for the Little House books by meeting Laura Ingalls Wilder at her home in Missouri, and then he traveled to the sites of all the little houses. His charming art caused Laura to remark that she and her family "live again in these illustrations."

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