Reading Ranger Booklist
Look for these books at your local library!
A Pony for Jeremiah
Robert H. Miller and Nneka Bennett
Bunting and Greg Shed
If You Were a Pioneer on the Prairie
Anne Kamma and James Watling
My Prairie Year
One Room School
Laurence P. Pringle and Barbara Garrison
Laura Ingalls Wilder and Renee Graef
Nancy Smiler Levinson and Stacey Schuett
Sod Houses on the Great Plains
The Log Cabin Quilt
Ellen Howard and Ronald Himler
The Long Way to a New Land
The Prairie Fire
Marilynn Reynolds and Don Kilby
Tiger with Wings
Barbara Esbensen and Mary Barrett Brown
Barbara Brenner and Don Bolognese
Did You Know?
Under the Homestead Act, 270 million acres of land, or 10% of the nation, was given away. The only monetary payment for each 160 acre claim was an $18 filing fee.
-- Homestead National Monument of America More...