On The Banks of Plum Creek Author:Laura Ingalls Wilder Illustrated by Garth Williams — Laura looked at their strange new home. All she could see was a door and a window -- the rest was hidden underground. — "A dugout!" Ma said. "We've never lived in a dugout before. Anyone could walk right over this house and never know it was there." — The adventures of Laura Ingalls and her family "on the banks of... more » Plum Creek" are the strangest and most exciting part yet.