Little House on the Prairie Author:Laura Ingalls Wilder The Big Woods was getting too crowded. So Pa sold the little log house and built a covered wagon. They were moving to Indian country! They traveled all the way from Wisconsin to Oklahoma, and there Pa built the little house on the prairie. — All year long Ma, Pa, Mary, and Laura sank their spirits into their land and their safe little house. ... more »But their land belonged to the Indians, and in the end the Government made them move on again.
The illustrations by Garth Williams are the results of 10 years of research. Mr. Williams actually followed the path of the Ingalls family during the period 1870-1889. No wonder, then, that the pictures have a special quality for the children who have loved these stories through the years.« less