The long winter is finally over, and with spring comes a new job for Laura, town parties, and more time to spend with Almanzo Wilder. When Laura finds out Ma and Pa are struggling to save money for Mary to go to college, Laura knows she must help, even if it means sacrificing her own dreams.Based on the real adventures of Laura Ingalls Wilder, LITTLE TOWN ON THE PRAIRIE is the seventh book in the award-winning Little House series.
The little settlement that weathered the long, hard winter of 1880-81 is now a growing town. Laura is growing up, and she goes to her first evening social. Mary is at last able to go to a college for the blind. Best of all, Almanzo Wilder asks permission to walk home from church with Laura. And Laura, now fifteen years old, receives her certificate to teach school.
Number of Pages: 307
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Family / General, Classics, Historical / United States / 19th Century
Series Title: Little House-the Laura Years
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: Teen
Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder
Street Date: March 1, 1973
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-3950