Reviews for West from Home : Letters of Laura Inglallswilder, San Francisco 1915


Horn Book Guide Reviews 1995
Published fall 1994. Historical setting by Margot Patterson Doss. [cf2]West from Home[cf1] contains Wilder's 1915 letters to Almanzo while on a visit to her daughter Rose; [cf2]On the Way Home[cf1] is her 1894 journal chronicling the Wilders' journey to their new home in Missouri as a young married couple. Both are interesting sidelights to the Little House books, as well as unusual bits of Americana from a beloved author. Copyright 1998 Horn Book Guide Reviews

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Publishers Weekly Reviews 1989 June #5
Discovered after her death, these letters--written by Wilder to her husband when she left the Midwest to visit San Francisco--convey a vivid sense of the period, and a similar charm to that found in her classic series. Ages 8-12. (Sept.) Copyright 1989 Cahners Business Information.

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