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Laura Ingalls Wilder: Start Your Research Here by Sarah Uthoff
A pathfinder to start your Laura Ingalls Wilder Research
This slim volume is the best introduction available. This series is heavily revised and updated with every edition, so try to find the newest one you can – 1976 is the original edition.
Rose Wilder Lane by Rose W. Lane; Roger Lea MacBride
Publication Date: 1991-01-01
This widely owned biography is actually a novel Lane wrote loosely based on her life that MacBride changed a few details in to bring it a little closer to Rose’s actual life up to approximately 1920. Versions of the novel were also published as "Bachelor Girl" and "Diverging Roads" by Rose Wilder Lane.
These are books about Rose Wilder Lane.
The Ghost in the Little House by William Holtz
Publication Date: 1993-05-01
Up to this point the only true scholarly biography of Lane, it reintroduced her to the scholarly world.
Becoming Laura Ingalls Wilder by John E. Miller
Publication Date: 2006-01-31
This Wilder biography also serves to balance some of the claims made in Holtz’s work. If you read one, read both.
Black Lambs and Grey Falcons by John B. Allcock (Editor); Antonia Young (Editor); Valerie Alia
Publication Date: 2000-12-01
Features a chapter on Rose and Albania.
Dorothy Thompson and Rose Wilder Lane by William Holtz (Editor)
Publication Date: 1991-04-01
The Lady and the Tycoon by Roger Lea MacBride
Publication Date: 1973-01-01
A Little House Sampler by Laura Ingalls Wilder; Rose W. Lane; William T. Anderson (Editor)
Publication Date: 1995-04-14
A Little House Reader by Laura Ingalls Wilder; William T. Anderson; Dan Andreasen (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 1998-02-28
The Rediscovered Writings of Rose Wilder Lane by Amy Mattson Lauters (Editor, Introduction by)
Publication Date: 2007-03-09
Rose Wilder Lane's San Francisco by Trini Wenninger
Publication Date: 2005
Travels with Zenobia by Rose W. Lane; Helen D. Boylston; William Holtz (Editor)
Publication Date: 1983-04-01
Writers of Conviction by Julia Ehrhardt
Publication Date: 2004-02-22
A Wilder Rose by Susan Wittig Albert
Publication Date: 2015-03-17
An authorized fictionalization of Rose Wilder Lane's diaries.
Libertarians on the Prairie by Christine Woodside
Publication Date: 2016-09-06
A book that argues Rose Wilder Lane and her political beliefs were the driving force behind the "Little House" books.
Prairie Fires by Caroline Fraser
Publication Date: 2017-11-21
A Pulitzer Prize winning biography by the scholar behind the "Library of America" edition of Wilder's books. While nominally about Laura, it has a major focus on her daughter Rose Wilder Lane.
Books By Rose
The Discovery of Freedom by Rose W. Lane; Roger Lea MacBride (Foreword by); Hans F. Sennholz (Foreword by)
Publication Date: 1996-09-01
Islam and the Discovery of Freedom by Rose W. Lane; Imadad D. Ahmad
Publication Date: 1997-08-01
Faces at the Window by Rose W. Lane
Publication Date: 1972
Free Land by Rose W. Lane; Rose Lane; Rose Wilder Lane
Publication Date: 1984-10-01
Home Over Saturday by Rose W. Lane
Old Home Town by Rose Wilder Lane
Publication Date: 1985-11-01
Young Pioneers by Rose Wilder Lane; Dan Andreasen (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 1998-09-05
Peaks of Shala by Rose Wilder Lane
Publication Date: 1923
A travel novel based on Rose Wilder Lane's trip to Albania in the early 1920s.