Little WomenBook - 2004
"First published in two volumes by Roberts Brothers in 1868 and 1869"--Title page verso.
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Movie based on this book, nominated Best Picture; Lead Actress, Saoirse Ronan; Supporting Actress, Florence Pugh; Adapted Screenplay, Greta Gerwig; Costume Design (winner)
Richmond_TeenVolunteer Jan 24, 2019
Med, the eldest sister in the family, married for love and had two beautiful children. Even though she struggled with financial trouble, later on, she was pleased with the life she choose. Jo, the second eldest, wanted to pursue a career in writing, throughout her journey, she found love and beca... Read More »
Published in 1868, it's been adapted into cinema 6 times, TV 6, 2 Japanese anime, 1 Broadway musical, and 1 American opera. Get ready for a contemporary version this month.
Richmond_TeenVolunteer Mar 03, 2018
I really liked the book Little Women. It is about 4 girls that came back from the civil war when it was over, who were in love.
Nellie, Age 9
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(regarding dressing up): ..."which was not exactly comfortable, but, dear me, let us be elegant or die"
“I've got the key to my castle in the air, but whether I can unlock the door remains to be seen.”
"Please forgive me for being so cross. I came to make it up, and I can't go away till I have."
[Amy] enjoyed the delightful sense of power which comes when young girls first discover the new and lovely kingdom they are born to rule by virtue of beauty, youth, and womanhood.
[T]o be independent and earn the praise of those she loved were the dearest wishes of [Jo's] heart.
There are many Beths in the world, shy and quiet, sitting in corners till needed, and living for others so cheerfully that no one sees the sacrifices till the little cricket on the hearth stops chirping, and the sweet, sunshiny presence vanishes, leaving silence and shadow behind.
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