Come laugh and cry with the March family in this beloved classic.
Meg – the sweet-tempered one. Jo – the smart one. Beth – the shy one. Amy – the sassy one. Together they’re the March sisters. Their father is away at war and times are difficult, but the bond between the sisters is strong. Through sisterly squabbles, happy times and sad, their four lives follow different paths, and that discover the growing up is sometimes very hard to do. . .
This edition includes an introduction by Louise Rennison, and a behind-the-scenes journey, including an author profile, a guide to who’s who, activities and more.
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About Louisa May Alcott
Louisa May Alcott, born in 1832, was the second child of Bronson Alcott of Concord, Massachusetts, a self-taught philosopher, school reformer, and utopian who was much too immersed in the world of ideas to ever succeed in supporting his family…. More about Louisa May Alcott
Published by Puffin Books Mar 27, 2008| 816 Pages| 5 x 7| Middle Grade (10 and up)| ISBN 9780142408766