Book Review: A Prairie Girl’s Faith

Edge Induced Cohesion

A Prairie Girl’s Faith:  The Spiritual Legacy of Laura Ingalls Wilder, by Stephen W. Hines

[Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Waterbrook Press/Net Gallery.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.]

Like many kids, especially those who grew up in rural areas, I read the Little House In The Prairie Series by Laura Ingalls Wilder [1].  Even during my adulthood (before the time I started writing this blog), I had obtained a full set of the novels, including The First Four Years, which I gave to a young woman in Chile I unsuccessfully courted, as she was looking for decent but also relatively simple books in English to read.  Like many readers, then, I have a certain understanding of and fondness for the novels and at least some interest in the person behind them.  No doubt some people will have made pilgrimages to the places referred to…

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My name is James Pate. This blog is about my journey. I read books. I watch movies and TV shows. I go to church. I try to find meaning. And, when I can’t do that, I just talk about stuff that I find interesting. I have degrees in fields of religious studies. I have an M.Phil. in the History of Biblical Interpretation from Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio. I also have an M.A. in Hebrew Bible from Jewish Theological Seminary, an M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School, and a B.A. from DePauw University.
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