Longview Public Library

ISBN/UPC 9780062657039
Formats MP3audiobook
Categories
  • Classic Literature
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Juvenile Literature
  • Historical Fiction
Publication Year: February 7, 2017

These Happy Golden Years

Laura Ingalls Wilder


Availability: In stock

The eighth book in Laura Ingalls Wilder's treasured Little House series, and the recipient of a Newbery Honor.Fifteen-year-old Laura lives apart from her family for the first time, teaching school in a claim shanty twelve miles from home. She is very homesick, but she knows that her earnings can help pay for her sister Mary's tuition at the college for the blind. Only one thing gets her through the lonely weeks—every weekend, Almanzo Wilder arrives at the school to take Laura home for a visit. Friendship soon turns to love for Laura and Almanzo.The nine Little House books are inspired by Laura's own childhood and have been cherished by generations of readers as both a unique glimpse into America's frontier history and as heartwarming, unforgettable stories.