Little House in the Big Woods
Little House in the Big Woods
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Little House in the Big Woods

Written by Laura Ingalls Wilder & illustrated by Garth Williams
Book #1 in the Little House on the Prairie Series
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7 - 11
Reading age
256
Page count
131
Words per page
930L
Lexile measure
Apr 8, 2008
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Laura Ingalls’s story begins in 1871 in a little log cabin on the edge of the Big Woods of Wisconsin. Four-year-old Laura lives in the little house with her Pa, her Ma, her sisters Mary and Carrie, and their trusty dog, Jack. Pioneer life is sometimes hard, since the family must grow or catch all their own food as they get ready for the cold winter. But it is also exciting as Laura and her folks celebrate Christmas with homemade toys and treats, do the spring planting, bring in the harvest, and make their first trip into town. And every night they are safe and warm in their little house, with the happy sound of Pa’s fiddle sending Laura and her sisters off to sleep. And so begins Laura Ingalls Wilder’s beloved story of a pioneer girl and her family. The nine Little House books have been cherished by generations of readers as both a unique glimpse into America’s frontier past and a heartwarming, unforgettable story.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780064400015
Publication Date
April 8, 2008
Publisher
HarperCollins
Original Publication Date
January 1, 1932
Original Publisher
Harper & Brothers
Page Count
256
Words Per Page
131
Audience
Juvenile Reader
Reading Age
7 - 11 years
Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
52007525
WorldCat Number (OCLC)
243704066
Lexile® Level
930L
Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
~V
ATOS® Book Level
5.3
Accelerated Reader® Points
5
Accelerated Reader Quiz
179
Accelerated Reader Interest Level
MG

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