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When Carly moves from the farm to boarding school in the city, she knows it's going to be tough. But then her magical shawl takes her back to 1891 and into the path of Queensland's first female doctor, Lilian Cooper. Carly learns what it means to be strong brave and determined and how everything is better with a friend my your side. Book 2 of the ground breaking new time-travelling series featuring the world's most inspirational pioneering women.

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Genre Book : Juvenile Fiction
Author Book : Jane Smith
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release Book : 2020-10-07
Download Book : 160 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781922387394


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The pioneer spirit lives on... Readers around the world know and love Laura, the little girl born in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and raised in covered wagons and on wide open prairies. Now Little House fans can learn more about "Half-pint" in this, the first picture book biography book of Laura Ingalls Wilder. With a simple, glowing text by noted historian and Little House scholar William Anderson, and glorious paintings by Dan Andreasen, Pioneer Girl is a very special portrait of a writer whose classic books and poineer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America. This picture-book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder tells the remarkable story of the pioneer girl who would one day immortalize her adventures in the beloved Little House books. Written in simple, glowing text by noted Little House scholar William Anderson, and illustrated with glorious paintings by artist Dan Andreasen, this wonderful first biography captures the very essence of the little girl called ‘Half-pint,' whose classic books and pioneer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America. This picture-book biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder tells the remarkable story of the pioneer girl who would one day immortalize her adventures in the beloved Little House books. Written in simple, glowing text by noted Little House scholar William Anderson, and illustrated with glorious paintings by artist Dan Andreasen, this wonderful first biography captures the very essence of the little girl called ‘Half-pint,’ whose classic books and pioneer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures in America.

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Genre Book : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author Book : William Anderson
Publisher : Harper Collins
Release Book : 2000-02-02
Download Book : 32 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9780064462341


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From an award-winning author, a novel about a Vietnamese American family’s ties to The Little House on the Prairie Jobless with a PhD, Lee Lien returns home to her Chicago suburb from grad school, only to find herself contending with issues she’s evaded since college. But when her brother disappears, he leaves behind an object from their mother’s Vietnam past that stirs up a forgotten childhood dream: a gold-leaf brooch, abandoned by an American reporter in Saigon back in 1965, that might be an heirloom belonging to Laura Ingalls Wilder. As Lee explores the tenuous facts of this connection, she unearths more than expected—a trail of clues and enticements that lead her from the dusty stacks of library archives to hilarious prairie life reenactments and ultimately to San Francisco, where her findings will transform strangers’ lives as well as her own. A dazzling literary mystery about the true origins of a time-tested classic, Pioneer Girl is also the deeply moving tale of a second-generation Vietnamese daughter, the parents she struggles to honor, the missing brother she is expected to bring home—even as her discoveries yield dramatic insights that will free her to live her own life to its full potential.

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Genre Book : Fiction
Author Book : Bich Minh Nguyen
Publisher : Penguin
Release Book : 2014-02-06
Download Book : 304 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9780698151376


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When Carly Mills goes to Melbourne with the school choir, she gets more than she bargained for: a trip back in time and a chance meeting with a mischievous little girl who might just grow up to be the world famous opera singer, Dame Nellie Melba. If Carly is to help the little girl achieve her dream, she will have to endure Nellie's practical jokes, an angry headmaster, and her father's belief that opera is not a fit career for a lady. Not to mention Simone's bad moods and Dora's terrible singing.

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Author Book : Jane Smith
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Release Book : 2021-02-03
Download Book : 140 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1922387649


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Describes the early childhood and life of Grace Snyder, whose family owned a Nebraska homestead in the late nineteenth century and endured the hardships and dangers of the prairie.

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Genre Book : Biography & Autobiography
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Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
Release Book : 2009-09
Download Book : 104 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0803225261


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Laura Ingalls Wilder's unedited, and unpublished, draft of her autobiography that was written for an adult audience and eventually served as the foundation for her popular Little House on the Prairie series includes not-safe-for-children tales that feature stark scenes of domestic abuse, love triangles gone awry and a man who lit himself on fire while drunk off whiskey.

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Genre Book : Biography & Autobiography
Author Book : Laura Ingalls Wilder
Publisher : South Dakota State Hist Society Press
Release Book : 2014
Download Book : 400 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0984504176


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Publisher : On The Mark Press
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ISBN-10 : 9781770724839


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Describes the early childhood and life of Grace Snyder, whose family owned a Nebraska homestead in the late nineteenth century and endured the hardships and dangers of the prairie.

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Genre Book : Biography & Autobiography
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Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
Release Book : 2009-09
Download Book : 104 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0803225261


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"[E]xamines Wilder's tumultuous, but ultimately successful, professional and personal relationship with her daughter-the hidden editor-Rose Wilder Lane.

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Genre Book : Biography & Autobiography
Author Book : Pamela Smith Hill
Publisher : South Dakota State Hist Society
Release Book : 2007
Download Book : 244 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9780977795567


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The beloved author of the Little House books was not only one of America's great pioneer storytellers but a woman of vibrant faith. A Prairie Girl's Faith provides the first extended, in depth discussion of the Christian faith of one of America's most beloved pioneer women--Laura Ingalls Wilder. Although the faith of the Ingalls' family pervades books in the Little House series, the more specific details of Laura's faith have never been fully explored. It took extraordinary pluck for anyone to survive the harshness of frontier life--from the heartbreak of sudden crop losses to murderous storms to unrelenting loneliness. This book reveals how in surviving, the brave Laura drew not just on her character, but found encouragement, strength, and hope in her relationship with God.

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Genre Book : Biography & Autobiography
Author Book : Stephen W. Hines
Publisher : WaterBrook Press
Release Book : 2019-03-12
Download Book : 224 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9780735289802