Whoa, Nellie

“McClure owns seven sunbonnets, two butter churns, a Laura-themed charm bracelet, a corncob doll, many Little House-themed magnets, a bottle of Laura Ingalls Wilder wine (red), a Little House on the Prairie shot glass and a Laura bobblehead, to name only part of her collection.”

So begins the Chicago Tribune‘s review of Wendy McClure’s new book The Wilder Life: My Adventures in the Lost World of Little House on the Prairie. In addition to a partial contents of McClure’s memorabilia collection, you’ll about the Wilder World–up to and including Laurapalooza. (The full review is here.)

You can find out even more about Wendy’s Laura Ingalls Wilder obsession when McClure visits M&Q. She’ll be here Wednesday, April 20, at 7:30pm. Details are here.–David E