From the Bookshelf of The Newbery Award and Honor Book Club

On the Banks of Plum Creek
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Start date
January 1, 2017
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December 31, 2017
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Historical Fiction

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Jill
Oct 20, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: newbery-honor
This is the first of the Little House series that won a Newbery Honor. What the first book Little House in the Big Woods has in action, this book has in description. I particularly enjoyed the description of life inside the dug-out sod house. Little House on the Prairie is in between these two--I didn't care for it as much. I plan on reading the whole series, so I'm glad this one restored my interest!

"There had never been such a Christmas as this. It was such a large, rich Christmas, the whole
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Mitchell
Dec 30, 2013 rated it really liked it
Its hard not to see the train-wreck coming. But still the trials and travails of Laura and crew make a good read. After multiple books of everything being made by hand, it was strange to see the Ingalls buying so many items. Still there was the fish trap and the building of the house by boards. The description of ball lightning could have been a bit more informative.
Michelle
Jul 29, 2007 rated it really liked it
Shelves: young-adult
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Jul 13, 2007 rated it it was amazing
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Oct 09, 2017 marked it as to-read
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Kathy
Feb 05, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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Feb 23, 2012 rated it liked it
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Kristen
Nov 25, 2011 marked it as to-read
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