The Complete Eighth Season--1981-1982: Nellie and Percival must move to New York and the Oleson's adopt Nancy. Dr. Ledoux moves to Walnut Gove and proves, beyond a doubt, that he deserves the community's respect. Charles and Nels become concerned when the children of the town are influenced by a daredevil to attempt dangerous stunts. Mr. Edwards loses his son and enlists the aid of Charles to investigate the real circumstances behind his death. The Ingalls and the Wilders share cherished memories when they are snowed in at Christmas. Charles and Caroline risk losing James and Cassandra when an uncle files for custody of the children. Laura and Almanzo's budding marriage faces serious difficulties following Almanzo's terrible stroke. When James is shot and lapses into a coma, Charles turns to his faith in order to save his adopted son. Approximately 18 hours; 6 DVDs; not rated.