Laura Ingalls Wilder scholar William T. Anderson and Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy Award Winner sent us this announcement. I, for one, can’t wait to see what he’s written. It’s available for purchase right NOW at the gift shop at Walnut Grove. Purchase it online or call them at: 1-800-528-7280. – SSU
A new book was released August 7, LAURA INGALLS WILDER’S WALNUT GROVE, by William Anderson. This is a 96 page, full color book, with new information, some previously unseen historic photos, and data.
The book tells about the writing of ON THE BANKS OF PLUM CREEK, its illustrators, the life of the Ingalls family on the creek and in town, the development of the museum and creek site. Dean Butler and Charlotte Stewart contribute their memories of “Little House” life on TV and the NBC Little House on the Prairie television series.
This new title has been called “Everything you want to know about Walnut Grove”. To get first edition copies, contact the Wilder Museum in Walnut Grove.
The book costs $13.95, shipping depends on destination. Be aware that when you order it online it defaults to priority mail.