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Pioneer Girl: The Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder

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The pioneer spirit lives on...

Readers around the world know and love Laura, the little girl born in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and raised in covered wagons and on wide open prairies. Now Little House fans can learn more about "Half-pint" in this, the first picture book biography book of Laura Ingalls Wilder.

With a simple, glowing text by noted historian and Little House scholar William Anderson, and glorious paintings by Dan Andreasen, Pioneer Girl is a very special portrait of a writer whose classic books and poineer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America.This picture-book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder tells the remarkable story of the pioneer girl who would one day immortalize her adventures in the beloved Little House books. Written in simple, glowing text by noted Little House scholar William Anderson, and illustrated with glorious paintings by artist Dan Andreasen, this wonderful first biography captures the very essence of the little girl called ‘Half-pint,' whose classic books and pioneer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America.
This picture-book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder tells the remarkable story of the pioneer girl who would one day immortalize her adventures in the beloved Little House books. Written in simple, glowing text by noted Little House scholar William Anderson, and illustrated with glorious paintings by artist Dan Andreasen, this wonderful first biography captures the very essence of the little girl called ‘Half-pint,’ whose classic books and pioneer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America.

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In this picture-book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder, noted "Little House" scholar William Anderson and artist Dan Andreasen create a glowing portrait of the little girl known as "Half-Pint, " whose pioneer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America. Full-color illustrations.

Synopsis:

The pioneer spirit lives on . . .<P>Readers around the world know and love Laura, the little girl born in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and raised in covered wagons and on wide open prairies. Now Little House fans can learn more about "Half-pint" in this, the first picture book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder.<P>With a simple, glowing text by noted historian and Little House scholar William Anderson, and glorious paintings by Dan Andreasen, PIONEER GIRL is a very special portrait of a writer whose classic books and pioneer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America.

About the Author

William Anderson is an award-winning historian and author whose interest in the “Little House” books began in elementary school. Much of his research for this book was conducted on-site at the locales of the Ingalls and Wilder homes. He has been active in the preservation and operation of the Wilder sites in De Smet, South Dakota, and Mansfield, Missouri, and edits the newsletter, Laura Ingalls Wilder Lore.

Among Mr. Anderson’s other writings about the people and places of the “Little House” books are LAURA INGALLS WILDER COUNTRY, A LITTLE HOUSE SAMPLER, PRAIRIE GIRL, and LAURA’S ALBUM.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064462341
ill.:
Andreasen, Dan
Author:
Andreasen, Dan
Author:
Anderson, William
Author:
by William Anderson and Dan Andreasen
Publisher:
HarperTrophy
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Pioneer children
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Historical
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Little House
Series Volume:
90-09
Publication Date:
20000231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.90x8.44x.13 in. .34 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
07-12

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"Synopsis" by , In this picture-book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder, noted "Little House" scholar William Anderson and artist Dan Andreasen create a glowing portrait of the little girl known as "Half-Pint, " whose pioneer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America. Full-color illustrations.
"Synopsis" by , The pioneer spirit lives on . . .<P>Readers around the world know and love Laura, the little girl born in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and raised in covered wagons and on wide open prairies. Now Little House fans can learn more about "Half-pint" in this, the first picture book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder.<P>With a simple, glowing text by noted historian and Little House scholar William Anderson, and glorious paintings by Dan Andreasen, PIONEER GIRL is a very special portrait of a writer whose classic books and pioneer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America.

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