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è Read Ó These Happy Golden Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder â I read this after visiting De Smet, and it was so lovely to be able to fix this unabashedly romantic YA novel firmly in its real life location On our last day in South Dakota we drove all around the lakes Spirit Lake and Lakes Thompson and Henry and out to the former tree claim where Laura and Almanzo s first home was, and so in reading this book I was able to take a little nostalgia trip of my own, following the paths of their buggy rides.
I love Laura and Almanzo s courtship which is really what this book is about He is so patient and so determined, and in some way, though he s the older and worldly of the two of them, he s shy And Laura really takes her time figuring out whether or not they are right for each other Almanzo seems pretty sure all along Late in the book when Mary asks her, Do you really want to leave home to m These Happy Golden Years are passing by, These Happy Golden Years Arguably the most recognizable quote from the eighth book in the series and rightly so We transition from girlhood to adulthood by having Laura slowly, but surly, fall love I distinctly remember that this was the first time that I mourned the loss of a character I was in fifth grade and the book Laura was still alive Yet, I remember sadness and sorrow The Laura we knew has grown into a woman It s no longer Ma, Pa and Laura Gone are the days spent roasting the pig s tail and singing along to Pa s fiddle This was the first time I had realized that I would someday leave my parents I sincerely wish we could ve had books for this series prior to Laura marrying Almanzo Or even written by Laura as her daughter grew up.
Audiobook CommentsRead by Cherry Jones and accompanied by Paul Woodiel on the fiddle tog I am very bitter about the 100 organ Pa insisted Laura needed to buy for Mary to play during her visits home for a couple of weeks every other year or something This was the money nobody could afford to waste.
These Happy Golden Years is book eight of the autobiographical series of novels, and we know from the first that Laura Ingalls will become Laura Ingalls Wilder so we are just waiting for that ring to appear, since we first met him a few books ago This book spans the years from when Laura is not yet 16 and works in the Brewster School until the time she is married at 18 He isn t that Wilder boy any , Mary He is Almanzo I guess it s because we just seem to belong together This is, as with the others, a family car listen, over the river and through the woods to Grandmother s house we went I have to say I was not up for a book that announces its theme and tone in the title, but hey, the tale of the fifteen year old Laura s first teachin
Imagine life before cars,phones,recorded music,electricity,ect A simpler time, before all the hustle and bustle of the modern day All the little house books are the stories of Laura Ingalls life Its very interesting reading about how life was back in the 1800s I promise you will feel greatful for all modern day luxuries, after reading this She gives alot of amazing details of how things were done, so you even learn alot about history with these books I love this series,and no matter if your 13 or 83 these books are a great read.
Fifteen Year Old Laura Lives Apart From Her Family For The First Time, Teaching School In A Claim Shanty Twelve Miles From Home She Is Very Homesick, But Keeps At It So That She Can Help Pay For Her Sister Mary S Tuition At The College For The Blind During School Vacations Laura Has Fun With Her Singing Lessons, Going On Sleigh Rides, And Best Of All, Helping Almanzo Wilder Drive His New Buggy Friendship Soon Turns To Love For Laura And Almanzo In The Romantic Conclusion Of This Little House BookCorrelates To The Common Core State Standards In English Language Arts Ok so how could I not put my favorite LHOTP book on my bookshelf I can t There just ain t better readin than a little LHOTP Especially with a little fiddle music in the background while wearing a bonnet.
What a lovely courtship so simple and innocent, just two young people comfortable in each other s company Laura comes into her own making money as a teacher and surprisingly she enjoys it I actually had a hard time reading those parts they reminded me so much of my first years teaching the struggle to be firm yet fun Always at this time of the year I yearn for those days when I decorated my classroom to some fanciful theme and watched the children s faces for their reaction Mary goes off to college and is quite successful She doesn t use blindness as an excuse to give up on life Perseverance continues to be the theme of these books No one in the Ingalls family gets discouraged They all realize that they make their own luck and results depend upon the work you complete Lots of songs in this book Music is quite beloved to this family I started of with Big Woods knowing all of th THE SERIES ENDS HERE, I CAN T HEAR YOU.