Publisher description for On the banks of Plum Creek / Laura Ingalls Wilder ; [illustration by Garth Williams].

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A new home

When the Ingalls family decides to move west to Minnesota, Laura is certain she won't like her new home. Her feelings quickly change as she and Mary make friends and Pa's wheat crop flourishes. Things take a turn for the worse when a cloud of grasshoppers destroys the crops and Pa is forced to leave to find work. Now it's Laura's chance to prove that she can help the family to survive.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Frontier and pioneer life -- Juvenile fiction.
Family life -- Juvenile fiction.
Minnesota -- Juvenile fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.
Family life -- Fiction.
Minnesota -- Fiction.