REVIEW: Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder

This one wasn’t QUITE as good as Little House in the Big Woods, despite it being the better-known title. I think because there’s less food descriptions? Also the family is terrorized multiple times by Native Americans stealing their food and stinking up the house with skunk skins (wtf?) so overall it’s less happy-go-lucky than the previous book. I DID learn some interesting stuff about building log cabins, though! Self-sufficiency always interests me– like, I don’t Read More …

REVIEW: Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder

I haven’t read the Little House books in SO. LONG. A reread of the series has been on my mind for the last few years, but I stupidly sold my box set a few moves ago and I haven’t replaced it yet. I finally got up the courage to wander into the children’s section of the library the other week, so now I can finally get reacquainted with Laura and her family. The writing style Read More …