The Association for Library Service to Children—part of the American Library Association—has decided to take Laura Ingalls Wilder’s name off a prize for children’s literature, citing “stereotypical attitudes” in her work.
Few people have had quite as much influence on the way Americans learn the history of this country than Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of The Little House on the Prairie.
Never underestimate the enduring appeal of Little House on the Prairie. Pioneer Girl, a scholarly packaging of Laura Ingalls Wilder's long-unpublished original memoir, is currently one of the hottest titles on Amazon.
Another addition to your fall reading list: The autobiography that Laura Ingalls Wilder wrote before ultimately fictionalizing her life story for younger audiences will finally be published.
Anyone who loved the Little House series is in for a treat, because in a new book, writer Wendy McClure really put her money where her sunbonnet is.
The beloved Little House books have sold sixty million copies worldwide. It would suck if they turned out to be Libertarian propaganda.
An article about a holiday "On the Trail of Laura Ingalls Wilder" got us thinking: what book vaycays would we like to see?
In an apparent attempt to come off as poorly as possible, the ironically-named Family Friendly Productions, which made the Little House on the Prairie TV show, is suing Little House on the Prairie Inc., the non-profit family company that operates a museum, a gift shop and Web site from the Kansas homestead where…
Welcome to 'Fine Lines', the Friday feature in which we give a sentimental, sometimes-critical, far more wizened look at the children's and YA books we loved in our youth. This week, writer / reviewer / blogger Lizzie Skurnick reads 'The Long Winter', the Laura Ingalls Wilder classic wherein our heroine Laura twists…
The inevitable Little House on the Prairie musical is in previews in Minnesota. The location was logical because early Little House books take place in the Midwest - even though the musical is based on the later, South Dakota-set novels. "The story actually starts when the Laura leaves Minnesota," director Francesca…