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Pierce introduces his family to the daunting challenge of life in a sod hut on the windswept plain. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Forced to give up his store in East Texas, Mr. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Pre-K -K- 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Lee once said, “Too bad, too bad. This is the first of three stories about the Texas Panhandle, each highlighting one of the Pierce family daughters. Not Enabled Word Wise: Melinda resisted the move from her city home to the wilds of the panhandle more than anyone else in the family, her only consolation the promise of returning to the city at A delightful read, much like the Laura Ingalls Wilder books.

Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Seton Program Books Only: This is the first of three stories about the Texas Errman, each highlighting one of the Pierce family daughters. You must enable javascript in order to use this site. They have learned to live in a primitive sod house and have overcome, and even come to love, the odds that the land with its weather and unusual neighbors presents.

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Even so, year-old Katie, gentle and artistic, is eager to return to East Texas to be schooled in the finer things that this pioneer country lacks.


We were not happy with this title. When her grandmother has an accident, Katie’s mother travels back east to help her, and Katie bravely volunteers to stay behind. While the move offers a prospect of something new to irrepressible little Carolyn and unending adventure to the lively twins, Bert and Dick, it promises to be an ordeal of labor and isolation for Mama, Melinda and timid Katie.

October 3, Language: Try the Gface edition and experience these great reading features: Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. But suddenly everything changes when her mother must leave the family to care for Grandmother, and Katie must take up the family responsibilities.

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If you liked The Wind Blows Free, you’ll like the sequel, although the panhandlle does seem a bit of a repeat of the first book.

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The Good Land

In this second book about the Pierce family, more than five years have passed since their first moving into the Texas Panhandle. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

English Choose a language for shopping. It is quite refreshing to read about people who try to do the right thing and work hard for what they want. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

Customer Reviews Be the first one to review this item. The Wide Horizon” is the second in the Texas Panhandle series, books I first read about 40 years ago.


There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Home grown fun, friends, family and a sweet romance fill these books, as well as excellent descriptions of the long grass prairie.

The Wide Horizon

While the seriee authors draw you in and MAKE you love their characters, Loula Grace Erdman leaves you puzzled as to their personalities and unsure whether you like them at all. Product details File Size: Get to Know Us.

The years of the locust The Gregg Press western fiction series. During the next few months, timid Katie encounters one distressful situation after another, from humiliating cooking disasters, to tough boys at school, to a battle with a blizzard. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. seeries

The Good Land (Texas Panhandle, book 3) by Loula Grace Erdman

Before long, however, Melinda is caught up in the compelling beauty of this land of wind and wide horizons, with its adventures and with its gift of new friendship. While the rest of her family learns to enjoy the freedom and beauty of their new home, Melinda refuses to adapt, until she meets another girl living in more difficult circumstances than her. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Bethlehem Books October 3, Publication Date: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

Customers also shopped for. Then an accident to Grandmother reverses everything! I will be getting the rest of her series.