Our Recommended Reading for Children & Young Adults and Recommended Reading for Adults articles have been popular resources for readers interested in Laura Ingalls Wilder and Little House on the Prairie. Here is a brief overview of Laura Ingalls Wilder (Young at Heart).
Authors: Jill C. Wheeler and Rosemary Wallner
Publisher: Abdo & Daughters Publishing (December 1992)
Discusses the life and works of the woman whose many moves with her family in her childhood provided the material to create her famous Little House books.
About the Author: Jill C. Wheeler
Jill C. Wheeler is a published author of children’s books. Some of the published credits of Jill C. Wheeler include Avi (Children’s Authors), Kate DiCamillo (Children’s Authors), Pam Munoz Ryan (Children’s Authors), and J.R.R. Tolkien (Children’s Authors).
About the Author: Rosemary Wallner
Rosemary Wallner went to college at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, N. Y. where she earned a B.F.A. and an M.F.A. and met her future husband, artist John Wallner. Together they created Greywood Studios, sometimes working together, as on the David Adler picture books, and sometimes on their own. She has written and illustrated children’s picture book biographies of famous writers, artists and historical figures focusing on their childhoods.
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