1937; Harper & Brothers Publishers; Hardcover; Illustrated by Helen Sewell and Mildred Boyle; Book in very good condition. No dust jacket.
On the Banks of Plum Creek is an autobiographical children's novel written by Laura Ingalls Wilder and published in 1937, the fourth of nine books in her Little House series. It is based on a few years of her childhood when the Ingalls lived at Plum Creek near Walnut Grove, Minnesota, during the 1870s. The original dust jacket proclaimed, "The true story of an American pioneer family by the author of Little House in the Big Woods".
The novel was a Newbery Honor book in 1938, as were the next four Little House books through 1944.