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Pioneer Girl

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Pioneer Girl

The Annotated Autobiography

By Laura Ingalls Wilder; Pamela Smith Hill (Editor)

South Dakota State Historical Society, Hardcover, 9780984504176

Publication Date: November 20, 2014

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Pioneer Girl follows the Ingalls family's journey through Kansas, Missouri, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, back to Minnesota, and on to Dakota Territory sixteen years of travels, unforgettable experiences, and the everyday people who became immortal through Wilder's fiction. Using additional manuscripts, letters, photographs, newspapers, and other sources, award-winning Wilder biographer Pamela Smith Hill adds valuable context and leads readers through Wilder's growth as a writer. Do you think you know Laura? Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography will re-introduce you to the woman who defined the pioneer experience for millions.


NPR
Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015

Wilder's memoir reveals that she witnessed more violence than you'd ever know from her children's books. The South Dakota State Historical Society can barely keep up with demand for the autobiography. More at NPR.org

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