laura ingalls wilder
The hugely popular “Little House on the Prairie” series has caused “very real pain," said a national library group.
Most people know Laura Ingalls Wilder as author of the beloved 'Little House on the Prairie' children's books. What fans may not know is how late in life Wilder bloomed as a writer. After more than two decades as a farm wife, she became a newspaper columnist in her 40s.
Sorry, Laura Ingalls Wilder.
"Dear Coach Stretchyshorts, Erica's team won the state championship this year, so please excuse her FOREVER from any more
Is It Food, or Is It Foodiness? Well, Let's Go Back to the Prairie, Yet Again, and Discuss It With Laura
If you're working your pioneer tush off to survive, then that's what's on your mind, survival. Not, "Hmm, did I remember
If you thought last year was the year of pumpkin-spiced everything, well hold onto your forty-ounce pumpkin-spiced-cheesecake (so wrong) latte, because this year, Foodiness Inc.
I love outsider stories, especially outsider-in-America stories -- the stories of characters that show up in places central casting would never expect them to be. Same for the stories of characters that have every right to be someplace.
I've decided 2014 will be the year I channel my inner Wilder. Laura wouldn't sit around contemplating what she was going to be when she grew up, she'd be too busy living life, shooting marbles, and chewing on gumdrops from the mercantile. If you ask me, that girl had it all figured out.
Today would have been Laura Ingalls Wilder's 146th birthday (she was born in 1867). When I was a kid, I really loved historical fiction. I specifically loved Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House on the Prairie series.