A Little House Traveler: Writings from Laura Ingalls Wilder's Journeys Across America (Little House Nonfiction)

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$11.58
UPC:
9780060724924
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Publisher:
HarperCollins; Reprint edition (January 25, 2011)
Binding:
Paperback
Pages:
368
Age Range:
10 and up
Shipping Weight:
8 ounces
Language:
English
ASIN:
0060724927
Series:
Little House Nonfiction
Product Dimensions:
5.1 x 0.7 x 7.6 inches
Grade Level:
5 - 9
ISBN-10:
9780060724924
ISBN-13:
978-0060724924
Author:
Laura Ingalls Wilder

Product Overview

This collection of journal entries and letters from Laura Ingalls Wilders travels across the country is a fascinating glimpse into life and travel in the early twentieth century.Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the beloved Little House series, crossed the country by covered wagon, by train, and by car. Here, Laura's writings from three of her most memorable journeys have been collected in one special volume.On the Way Homerecounts her 1894 move with her daughter, Rose, and her husband, Almanzo, from South Dakota to Mansfield, Missouri, where Laura would live for the rest of her life. InWest From Home, Laura wrote letters to Almanzo about her adventures as she traveled to California in 1915 to visit Rose. Finally,The Road Backtells the story of Laura and Almanzo's first trip back to DeSmet in 1931, the town where Laura grew up and fell in love with Almanzo.Laura's candid sense of humor and keen eye for observation shine in this wonderful collection of writings about the many places she called home.

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