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Caddie Woodlawn
Caddie Woodlawn
Author: Carol Ryrie Brink
Caddie Woodlawn is a real adventurer. She'd rather hunt than sew and plow than bake, and tries to beat her brother's dares every chance she gets. Caddie is friends with Indians, who scare most of the neighbors -- neighbors who, like her mother and sisters, don't understand her at all.Caddie is brave, and her story is special because it's based o...  more »
PBS Market Price: $8.09 or $4.19+1 credit
ISBN-13: 9781416940289
ISBN-10: 1416940286
Publication Date: 12/26/2006
Pages: 288
Reading Level: Ages 4-8
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.

4.2 stars, based on 26 ratings
Publisher: Aladdin
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
Members Wishing: 0
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reviewed Caddie Woodlawn on + 219 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
"In 1864 Caddie Woodlawn was eleven, and as wild a little tomboy as ever ran the woods of western Wisconsin. She was the despair of her mother and of her elder sister Clara. But her father watched her with a little shine of pride in his eyes, and her brothers accepted her as one of themselves without a question."

So begins an exciting story about a girl who would rather hunt than sew, rather plow than bake. This prize-winning book tells of the escapades of Caddie and her six brothers and sisters, af a schoolhouse fire, of pranks played on a city slicker cousin, of an amazing discovery in an old trunk. And when the Indians threaten to massacre the settlers it is Caddie's courage and quick thinking that save her family and their neighbors.
Veronika avatar reviewed Caddie Woodlawn on + 103 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
This book was one of my favorites from childhood. I read it to my children who loved Caddie's adventures as much as I did.
reviewed Caddie Woodlawn on + 12 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
This is the story of Caddie Woodhouse written by her granddaughter, Carol Ryrie Brink. It is a collection of stories that Caddie told of her life growing up as a pioneer just south of Menomonie, Wisconsin. I enjoyed this book even more than the Little House series of Laura Ingalls Wilder's life.
SouthernChelz avatar reviewed Caddie Woodlawn on + 216 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
An excellent book. Both my daughters and son loved it when I read this to them.
reviewed Caddie Woodlawn on + 21 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
This is a wonderful story of frontier america from a young girl's point of view. My son, however really liked this book because there is enough action (and interaction)involving native americans, and parent/sibling issues.
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