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  • ISBN 13: 9781602863064
  • ISBN 10: 1602863067
  • Price: $26.00 / $34.00 CAN
  • Status: Forthcoming
  • Carton Qty: 20

Lessons from the Prairie

The Surprising Secrets to Happiness, Success, and (Sometimes Just) Survival I Learned on America's Favorite Show

By Melissa Francis

For fans of the beloved TV show Little House on the Prairie, a self-help book by Melissa Francis, child star of Little House and author of the best-selling memoir Diary of a Stage Mother's Daughter, revealing important life lessons inspired by a childhood on set.

Melissa Francis was only eight years old when she won the role of a lifetime: playing Cassandra Cooper Ingalls on the world's most famous prime-time soap opera, Little House on the Prairie.

Now in Lessons from the Prairie, she shares behind-the-scenes stories from the set, and lessons learned from the show's dynamic creator, Michael Landon, that have echoed throughout Melissa's adult life. With novel insights on hard work, making mistakes, and even spirituality, Francis shares inspirational and practical life lessons that will appeal both to her current TV fans, and fans of one of the most adored TV shows of all time.

Praise For DIARY OF A STAGE MOTHER'S DAUGHTER:

"[A] superb family memoir."
The Washington Post

"[A] memoir...that you will never forget. It is captivating, revealing, and had me glued to the pages."
—BlogCritics.org

"What makes Diary of a Stage Mother's Daughter so compelling aren't just the behind-the-scenes details but the spirited conclusion: Francis cut all ties to her mother and made her own life, first at Harvard and later in broadcast journalism."
Entertainment Weekly

Melissa Francis grew up as a child star on Little House on the Prairie. Since then, she has gone on to author the bestselling memoir Diary of a Stage Mother's Daughter and has anchored CNBC's Power Lunch, The Call, and On The Money. She currently hosts two daily business shows on the Fox Business Network. She lives in Manhattan with her husband and their three children.

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