Whether making friends with their neighbors, or sharing a meal with a family in need, the March sisters do their best to make their parents proud. And with their father away, the sisters must learn to appreciate their differences—because family is the most precious gift of all. Classic Stories open up the world of fairy tales, timeless novels, and Shakespeare’s plays to young readers for the very first time.
About the Author
Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) was an American novelist and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys. Raised by her transcendentalist parents, she grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau. Little Women is loosely based on Alcott's childhood experiences with her three sisters.
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It's an amazing book! Perfect as gift. the lovely illustrations fit perfectly the story which is masterfully retold.