20 Results
20 Results
Pioneer girl : the story of Laura Ingalls Wilder —Anderson, William, 1952-
Book
1998
12 available of 12 items

Recounts the life story of the author of the "Little House" books, from her childhood in Wisconsin to her old age at Rocky Ridge Farm.

Laura's album : a remembrance scrapbook of Laura Ingalls Wilder
Book
1998
9 available of 9 items

Photographs and mementos accompany an account of the life and literary career of the author of the well-loved "Little House" books.

A girl from Yamhill : a memoir —Cleary, Beverly.
Book
1996
8 available of 8 items

Follows the popular children's author from her childhood years in Oregon through high school and into young adulthood, highlighting her family life and her growing interest in writing.

Author : a true story —Lester, Helen.
Book
1997
2 available of 4 items

Children's author Helen Lester describes her life from age three to adulthood and discusses how she writes.

Looking back : a book of memories —Lowry, Lois, 1937- author.
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

In this fascinating, moving autobiography, Lois Lowry explores her rich history through personal photographs, memories, and recollections of her childhood. Lowry's writing often transports readers into other worlds. Now,...

My own two feet : a memoir —Cleary, Beverly.
Book
1995
6 available of 6 items

Follows the popular children's author through college years during the Depression; jobs including that of librarian; marriage; and writing and publication of her first book, "Henry Huggins."

Just like Beverly : a biography of Beverly Cleary —Conrad, Vicki, author.
Book
2019
0 available of 1 items

"A beautifully illustrated children's biography of Beverly Cleary, from her roots in Portland to her years as a librarian and an eventual children's book writer. The debut book in Little Bigfoot's new Growing to Greatnes...

Laura Ingalls Wilder —Wallner, Alexandra.
Book
1997
5 available of 5 items

A biography of the well-known author of "The Little House on the Prairie," describing the pioneer experiences that provided the basis for much of her writing.

The story of Laura Ingalls Wilder : pioneer girl —Stine, Megan.
Book
1996
3 available of 3 items

A biography of the writer whose pioneer life on the American prairie became the basis for her "Little House" books.

Laura Ingalls Wilder : storyteller of the Prairie —Wadsworth, Ginger.
Book
1997
3 available of 3 items

Tells the life story of the author of the "Little House" books from her childhood in Wisconsin to her death at Rocky Ridge Farm at the age of ninety.

Gertrude Chandler Warner and the boxcar children —Ellsworth, Mary Ellen.
Book
1997
3 available of 3 items

A biography of the woman who created the well-known stories about the adventures of four children who lived in a railroad car until going to stay with their grandfather.

Laura Ingalls Wilder —Berne, Emma Carlson. 1979-
Book
2008
2 available of 2 items

Firetalking —Polacco, Patricia.
Book
1994
1 available of 1 items

My own two feet a memoir —Cleary, Beverly.
Ebook
2008

Follows the popular children's author through college years during the Depression; jobs including that of librarian; marriage; and writing and publication of her first book, "Henry Huggins."

Looking back : a book of memories —Lowry, Lois.
Book
2000
2 available of 2 items

Using family photographs and quotes from her books, the author provides glimpses into her life.

Soaring earth : a companion memoir to Enchanted air —Engle, Margarita, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

"In this follow-up to her award-winning memoir Enchanted Air, Margarita Engle details her teenage years in Los Angeles against the turbulent backdrop of the Vietnam War. In vulnerable verse, she addresses the notions of ...

Flannery O'Connor literary prophet of the south —Balée, Susan.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

After being diagnosed with lupus at twenty-five, O'Connor spent her adult years on her mother's southern dairy farm, writing and raising peacocks. Many of her short stories deal with racial or religious issues. Senior Hi...

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