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Little House on the Prairie (Little House, #2) A Family Travels From The Big Woods Of Wisconsin To A New Home On The Prairie, Where They Build A House, Meet Neighboring Indians, Build A Well, And Fight A Fire.

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  • Hardcover
  • 336 pages
  • Little House on the Prairie (Little House, #2)
  • Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • English
  • 07 March 2017
  • 0060264454

10 thoughts on “Little House on the Prairie (Little House, #2)


  1. says:

    Okay, it s a great American classic, I realize that I read it for the first time in third grade because the pioneer go forth and push westward philosophy is a central feature in the proud American mindset and heritage But it s for that very reason that the value of the book needs to be questioned.While much of the story focuses on a family s self reliance on the Kansas prairie, the book preceding it Little House in the Big Woods does the same with the exception that the Ingalls family was Okay, it s a great American classic, I realize that I read it for the first time in third grade because the pioneer go forth and push westward philosophy is a central feature in the proud American mindset and heritage ...


  2. says:

    I recently read this to my young son, and he couldn t get enough He s a kid who loves nothingthan to spend all day in the woods building forts, so perhaps it s not surprising that he took to this book It s a marvelous adventure story that left me in awe of the sheer indefatigable competence of this family The relationship of the family to the natural world the great prairie that they move to is fascinating, as is their relationship to the Indians Then again, fascinating did, on a r I recently read this to my young son, and he couldn t get enough He s a kid who loves nothingthan to spend all day in the woods building forts, so perhaps it s not surprising that he took to this book It s a marvelous adventure story that left me in awe of the sheer indefatigable competence of thi...


  3. says:

    I have mixed feelings about this book My mother read the Laura Ingalls books with me when I was a little girl, and I m rereading them for the first time in 30 years Little House on the Prairie is the story of the Ingalls family Pa and Ma, Laura, her sister Mary and her baby sister Carrie taking a covered wagon all the way from Wisconsin to Kansas at about 1870 The author is vague on the timing, such as exactly what year it was or how old she was, but it seems to be written from the pe I have mixed feelings about this book My mother read the Laura Ingalls books with me when I was a little girl, and I m rereading them for the first time in 30 years Little House on the Prairie is the story of the Ingalls family Pa and Ma, Laura, her sister Mary and her baby sister Carrie taki...


  4. says:

    This is not really a review of the general contents and themes of Little House on the Prairie, butmy personal attitudes towards the fact that this book has been and like so many others repeatedly challenged and even at times banned censored mostly due to the way Native Americans are depicted and the attitudes shown towards them.There are definite issues with Little House on...


  5. says:

    I bought the CD of this story for my 4 year old daughter and have spent many days listening to it in the car with her.This book should clearly be renamed Pa s follies as the entire story is about him bumbling from one misadventure to the next.1 Pa leads the family across a frozen lake Peppin The very next morning the family hears the ice on the lake start to crack and break up By the luck of one day the Ingalls family is spared a frozen death.2 Pa nearly drowns the entire family crossin I bought the CD of this story for my 4 year old daughter and have spent many days listening to it in the car with her.This book should clearly be renamed Pa s follies as the entire story is about him bumbling from one misadventure to the next.1 Pa leads the family across a frozen lake Peppin The very next morning the family hears the ice on the lake start to crack and break up By the luck of one day the Ingalls family is spared a frozen death.2 Pa nearly drowns the entire family crossing a creek into the Indian country.3 Pa nearly shoots good dog Jack thinking he is wolf after Jack manages to survive Pa s ineptness at crossing the creek.4 Pa drops a log on Ma while building their house nearly breaking her leg.6 While scouting out the new homesite, Pa bumbles into a pack of 50 wolves without his gun.7 The chimney pa builds soon catches on fire.8 Mr Scott nearly dies while helping to build the Ingalls well when Pa doesn t check for gas.9 It turns out the new ho...


  6. says:

    I am a fan of the Laura Ingall s Wilder books, and I am enjoying them evenas an adult, sharing them with my daughter This one moved a bitslowly than Little House in the Big Woods, but I was still fascinated I can hardly imagine a life so primitive Some say Pa was crazy for moving his family away from the Big Woods where they had a solid footing, but the settler s spirit is responsible for the growth and development of our country and is still the heart of the American way Who doe I am a fan of the Laura Ingall s Wilder books, and I am enjoying them evenas an adult, sharing them with my daughter This one moved a bitslowly than Little House in the Big Woods, but I was still fascinated I can hardly imagine a life so primitive Some say Pa was crazy for moving his family away from the Big Woods where they had a solid footing, but the settler s spirit is responsible for the growth and development of our country and is still the heart of the American way Who doesn t look to better the situation of their family even when it means stepping into the unknown Mrs Wilder s detailed descriptions of the hard work and difficulties fill me with ...


  7. says:

    A honey covered lullaby of a book Yum Slurp Racism never went down so good Beautifully written, and read aloud by a champ but Whoa, Bessie even the characters express a smidgen of ambivalence about wresting land from the natives Won t the Indians be...


  8. says:

    So entertaining and so racist.Is this the book where we start to learn how flawed Ma and Pa really are Pa is certainly a happy go lucky guy with no foresight taking his wife and daughters away from their family into the middle of nowhere which by the way belongs to Indians , almost getting them drowned, burned and sick of malaria And Ma, only concerned with propriety and never saying no to Pa s foolish ideas I d be really worried to be married to someone like Pa, even though he plays his So entertaining and so racist.Is this the book where we start to learn how flawed Ma and Pa really are Pa is certainly a happy go lucky guy with no foresight taking his wife and daughters away from the...


  9. says:

    Little House on the Prairie is the second novel in the series, the first being Little House in the Big Woods But they are stand alone stories so they don t have to be read together Written by Laura Ingalls Wilder, the Little House books are semi autobiographical and are told from young Laura s point of view Yes, they are children s books, and they are written in a very simplistic style, maybe overly so for the adult reader, but perfectly suited for children I don t think there is any doubt t Little House on the Prairie is the second novel in the series, the first being Little House in the Big Woods But they are stand alone stories so they don t have to be read together Written by Laura Ingalls Wilder, the Little House books are semi autobiographical and are told from young Laura s point of view Yes, they are children s books, and they are writ...


  10. says:

    If only we lived and loved in Laura s timeIn the West the land was level, and there were no trees The grass grew thick and high There the wild animals wandered and fed as though they were in a pasture that stretched much farther than a man could see, and there were no settlersLaura and her family left behind their little cabin in Wisconsin and set off for new lands and new adventures They settle in Indian Country, and we get a not quite politically correct six year old s view on such t If only we lived and loved in Laura s timeIn the West the land was level, and there were no trees The grass grew thick and high There the wild animals wandered and fed as though they were in a pasture that stretched much farther than a man could see, and there were no settlersLaura and her family left behind their little cabin in Wisconsin and set off for new lands and new adventures They settle in Indian Country, and w...

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