With a career spanning 50-plus years and 70 acting credits, Charlotte Stewart
may best be known to television audiences as Miss Beadle, the schoolteacher on Little House on the Prairie. Still working today, Stewart has shared credits with everyone from Jimmy Stewart to Elvis Presley, and she recounts her many adventures in her new memoir, Little House in the Hollywood Hills
. Not shying away from the dark periods in her career, including bouts with drugs and cancer, Stewart’s story is one of strength and resolve, and the actress shares her humor and humanity when she reads from the memoir on Friday, Aug. 26, at Napa Bookmine, 964 Pearl St., Napa. 6pm. 707.733.3199.