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By the Shores of Silver Lake Revised Edition
Contributor(s): Wilder, Laura Ingalls
ISBN: 0060264160     ISBN-13: 9780060264161
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
    OUR PRICE: $17.85  
Product Type: Hardcover - Other Formats
Published: June 1953
Annotation: In Dakota territory, Pa has a job in a railroad building camp and Laura, the central character in the story, is now 13.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Frontier and pioneer life; Fiction.
Family life; Fiction.
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Classics
- Juvenile Fiction | Historical | United States
- Juvenile Fiction | Lifestyles
Dewey: [Fic]
LCCN: 52007529
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
Series: Little House-the Laura Years
Book type: Juvenile Fiction
Physical Information: 8.25" H x 5.75" W x 1.25" (0.80 lbs)
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 212
Reading Level: 5.3   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 9.0
Scholastic Reading Counts Info
Quiz #: Q01701
Reading Level: 5.5   Interest Level: Grades 3-5   Point Value: 13.0
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Publisher Description:
The adventures of Laura Ingalls and her family continue as they move from their little house on the banks of Plum Creek to the wilderness of the unsettled Dakota Territory. Here Pa works on the new railroad until he finds a homestead claim that is perfect for their new little house. Laura takes her first train ride as she, her sisters, and their mother come out to live with Pa on the shores of Silver Lake. After a lonely winter in the surveyors' house, Pa puts up the first building in what will soon be a brand-new town on the beautiful shores of Silver Lake. The Ingallses' covered-wagon travels are finally over.