Now in Paperback: For fans of the beloved TV show Little House on the Prairie comes a self-help book which Megyn Kelly describes as "deliver[ing] one belly laugh after another," by Melissa Francis, child star of Little House. Melissa, author of the acclaimed memoir Diary of a Stage Mother's Daughter, reveals important life lessons inspired by a childhood on set.
Fox Business anchor 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, Melissa shares behind-the-scenes stories from the set and lessons learned from the show's dynamic creator, Michael Landon, that have echoed throughout her 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 fans, and fans of one of the most beloved TV shows of all time.
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About the Author
As an actress she appeared in numerous motion pictures, television series, and commercials. She is best known for her role of Cassandra Cooper Ingalls on Little House on the Prairie.
Melissa grew up in Los Angeles and earned an honors degree in Economics from Harvard University. She now lives in Manhattan with her husband and three children.
Table of Contents
Introduction The Little House on the Prairie One 1
Chapter 1 You Just Can't Kill Me (At Least Not Without a Serious Weapon) 15
Chapter 2 Nice Guys (and Gals) Finish First 55
Chapter 3 Try Not to Be a Lunatic (If At All Possible)-You'll Just Drive Yourself Crazy 71
Chapter 4 Sit Down and Take a Load Off 89
Chapter 5 Michael Landon: The Original (Cheapest) Hollywood Entrepreneur 111
Chapter 6 Modern Miracle 133
Chapter 7 Show Them Your Cellulite 163
Chapter 8 Are You There God? It's Me, Melissa 181
Chapter 9 Turn It Off; Then Turn It Back On Again 203
Conclusion So What? 223