On The Banks Of The Bayou

Paperback | September 25, 1998

byRoger Lea MacBride

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The Little House books have captivated generations of readers with their story of the little pioneer girl Laura Ingalls growing LIP on the American frontier. Now the Little House story continues with The Rose Years, books that tell the story of Laura and Almanzo Wilder's daughter, Rose.

The first six books in the series describe the Wilders' journey to Missouri, their first three years on Rocky Ridge Farm. and their move to the town of Mansfield. In this latest Rose Years title, a whole new world opens LIP for Rose when she leaves Rocky Ridge Farm and moves to Louisiana to live with her aunt Eliza Jane. Rose is sixteen now, and she thrives in a city brimming with excitement and adventure. Rose even finds herself becoming an independent young woman with her own ideas, ambitions, and dreams.

ON THE BANKS OF THE BAYOU continues the story that Laura Ingalls Wilder began more than sixty years ago -- a story whose wonder and adventure have charmed millions of readers.

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Change is a scary proposition, especially for young people. In this latest in the Little House: The Rose Years series, 16-year-old Rose has decided to leave her beloved Rocky Ridge Farm to live on the banks of the bayou in order to finish high school. Her Aunt Eliza Jane welcomes her with open arms, but Rose can't help but feel a littl...

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The Little House books have captivated generations of readers with their story of the little pioneer girl Laura Ingalls growing LIP on the American frontier. Now the Little House story continues with The Rose Years, books that tell the story of Laura and Almanzo Wilder's daughter, Rose.The first six books in the series describe the Wil...

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Meet Rose Wilder. . .. . . Luara Ingalls Wilder's daughter, and the last of the Little House girls. Rose is leaving Rocky Ridge Farm and moving to Louisiana to finish high school and live with her aunt Eliza Jane. In a city brimming with excitement and adventure, sixteen-year-old Rose finds herself growing into a strong and independent...

Roger Lea MacBride, a close friend of Rose Wilder Lane's, was the author of the Rose Years novels.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.48 inPublished:September 25, 1998Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064405826

ISBN - 13:9780064405829

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from A journey of young Roses life. Rose Wilder, daughter of Laura Ingalls Wilder, is going to Louisiana to go to high school. Rose is leaving behind her home and her parents and is going all the way to Lousiana by herself. When she gets there, Rose is an independant young woman. Rose does things her mother would not allow. This is a very fun story. Everyone should read it!
Date published: 1999-06-26

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Change is a scary proposition, especially for young people. In this latest in the Little House: The Rose Years series, 16-year-old Rose has decided to leave her beloved Rocky Ridge Farm to live on the banks of the bayou in order to finish high school. Her Aunt Eliza Jane welcomes her with open arms, but Rose can't help but feel a little scared. What's the only thing to do? Open herself to the adventure and excitement that awaits her, of course!