When the Wilder family moved from South Dakota to Missouri by covered wagon, Laura kept a diary of the trip.
After they begin their married life, Almanzo and Laura spend several years trying to make a living from the harsh Dakota Prairies.
For several years, Almanzo courts Laura, although she doesn’t realize it for a long time, and she works with her family to make a living and keep Mary in school.
Laura Ingalls Wilder based her character Nellie Oleson on three different people—who were they, really?
During the first two years that the little town of DeSmet exists on the prairie of North Dakota, Laura and her family struggle to make a living and send blind Mary to college.
An entire town fights for survival when the hardest winter any of its inhabitants has ever experienced cuts them off from supplies for seven months.
A year in the life of a young farm boy in New York is described in a way that makes you want to live with him!
A turtle with only three legs travels from the source to the mouth of the Mississippi River, and the history and geography of the river is told with story and beautiful illustrations.
With a rebellious brother who is determined to get into trouble, can Eleanor and her father keep their hope where it should be—in Jesus?
Titus has to figure out how to take care of himself and his two siblings, even though the townsfolk don’t like the family.
Laura and her family follow the railroad west to the prairies, where they plan to settle down for good.
When Laura’s family settles down in Minnesota, they expect to make their fortune farming—and then disaster strikes.
As you travel by train across the United States and Canada, you will learn about the history of trains.