Writings to Young Women from Laura Ingalls Wilder - Volume Two: On Life As a Pioneer Woman

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Thomas Nelson, Nov 14, 2011 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 130 pages

In Writings to Young Women from Laura Ingalls Wilder: On Life As a Pioneer Woman, Laura tells her readers what it was like to be a pioneer in the early 1900s. Her stories and insights show us how difficult even the simplest chores or tasks were for the early pioneers, yet through it all she continued to see each situation as an adventure--as if she was truly blazing the trail for future generations.

 

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User Review  - teeney - LibraryThing

I love Laura's writings. The older I get, the more I prefer her articles and letters to her narratives. There is much wisdom in this little book that is still very applicable almost a century later. Read full review

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This tiny little volume was a collection of some of the articles that Laura Ingalls Wilder had written for local newspapers and magazines in the teens and early twenties. She writes about farm life ... Read full review

Contents

Farm Life in the Ozarks
1
The Pioneer Spirit
19
The Road to Progress
41
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Laura Ingalls Wilder wrote the Little House books based on her own experiences growing up on the Western frontier. Just like the characters in her stories, Laura and her family traveled by covered wagon across the Midwest and experienced many of the same adventures. She finally settled down in Mansfield, Missouri, with her husband Almanzo, where she lived until she was ninety years old.

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