Pioneer Girl
Author : Laura Ingalls Wilder
Publisher : South Dakota State Hist Society Press
Release :2014
Total pages :400
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0984504176
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Laura Ingalls Wilder's unedited, and unpublished, draft of her autobiography that was written for an adult audience and eventually served as the foundation for her popular Little House on the Prairie series includes not-safe-for-children tales that feature stark scenes of domestic abuse, love triangles gone awry and a man who lit himself on fire while drunk off whiskey.

Pioneer Girl Perspectives
Author : Nancy Tystad Koupal
Publisher : South Dakota State Historical Society Press
Release :2016-05-01
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 1941813089
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Published over eighty years after its inception, "Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography" edited by Pamela Smith Hill gave readers new insight into the truth behind Wilder's fiction. "Pioneer Girl Perspectives" further demonstrates the importance of Wilder as an influential American author whose stories of growing up on the frontier remain relevant today.

Pioneer Girl
Author : William Anderson
Publisher : Harper Collins
Release :2000-02-02
Total pages :32
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9780064462341
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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.

The Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Pioneer Girl
Author : Megan Stine,Marcy Dunn Ramsey
Publisher : Yearling Books
Release :1992
Total pages :101
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0440405785
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A biography of the author of the beloved "Little House" books describes the Ingalls's life in the woods, their nine moves in a period of three years, the hardships they faced, and Laura's later years as a writer. Original.

Pioneer Girl
Author : Bich Minh Nguyen
Publisher : Penguin
Release :2014-02-06
Total pages :304
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9780698151376
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From an award-winning author, a novel about a Vietnamese American family’s ties to The Little House on the Prairie Jobless with a PhD, Lee Lien returns home to her Chicago suburb from grad school, only to find herself contending with issues she’s evaded since college. But when her brother disappears, he leaves behind an object from their mother’s Vietnam past that stirs up a forgotten childhood dream: a gold-leaf brooch, abandoned by an American reporter in Saigon back in 1965, that might be an heirloom belonging to Laura Ingalls Wilder. As Lee explores the tenuous facts of this connection, she unearths more than expected—a trail of clues and enticements that lead her from the dusty stacks of library archives to hilarious prairie life reenactments and ultimately to San Francisco, where her findings will transform strangers’ lives as well as her own. A dazzling literary mystery about the true origins of a time-tested classic, Pioneer Girl is also the deeply moving tale of a second-generation Vietnamese daughter, the parents she struggles to honor, the missing brother she is expected to bring home—even as her discoveries yield dramatic insights that will free her to live her own life to its full potential.

Sallie Fox
Author : Dorothy Kupcha Leland
Publisher :
Release :1995
Total pages :114
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0961735767
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Presents the fictionalized account of a young girl who left Iowa with her family in 1858, facing hardships as they traveled to California along the Santa Fe Trail and the Beale Wagon Road.

Rachel's Journal
Author : Marissa Moss
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release :2001-05
Total pages :56
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 015202168X
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In her journal, Rachel chronicles her family's adventures traveling by covered wagon on the Oregon Trail in 1850.

Pioneer Girl
Author : N.A
Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
Release :2009-09
Total pages :104
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0803225261
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Describes the early childhood and life of Grace Snyder, whose family owned a Nebraska homestead in the late nineteenth century and endured the hardships and dangers of the prairie.

Pioneer Girl
Author : Maryanne Caswell,Lindsay Grater
Publisher :
Release :2001
Total pages :82
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0887765505
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Tales of courage, adventure, loneliness, sorrow, and delight flow from her letters to her grandmother as fourteen-year-old Maryanne Caswell and her family depart from their hometown of Palmerston in 1887 and journey to Clark's Crossing, near the present day city of Saskatoon, Canada.

Lena, Pioneer Girl
Author : Karen Murray
Publisher : Lulu.com
Release :2014-05-13
Total pages :90
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781300773504
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The first in the series ""Children of the Quincy Valley,"" Lena, Pioneer Girl tells the story of Magdalena Weber, a German-Russian girl who emigrated to America with her family in 1904. They settled in the Quincy Valley, located in the Columbia Basin region of Washington State. This historical fiction combines facts of her life with the general experience of the German-Russian immigrant farm families of the era, including photographs of early Quincy. Over 100 years later, Weber descendants still live, work, and farm in the area today. Written by local author Karen Murray for the Quincy Valley Historical Society, cover art by Kelly Smothers, and illustrated by Kindra Ankey, this book is designed, not only as a reader for children, but also as an educational tool for both homeschool or classroom use. There are research projects, German words, and instructions on making a small quilt.