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DetailsLittle Women is a great American novel written by Louisa May Alcott. This is the story of four March sisters – Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy. They are sad and miss their father on Christmas as he is away serving as Union chaplain in the Civil War. Their mother, Marmee, encourages them to be cheerful, kind and benevolent. The girls want to improve themselves as they grow up. They help the neighbouring family and are helped by Mr. Laurence in return. Their fights, outings, heartbreaks and adventures are revealed in the story.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women (1868) and its sequels Little Men (1871) and Jo's Boys (1886). Raised by her transcendentalist parents, Abigail May and Amos Bronson Alcott in New England, she also grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry David Thoreau and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.Alcott's family suffered from financial difficulties, and while she worked to help support the family from an early age, she also sought an outlet in writing. She began to receive critical success for her writing in the 1860s. Early in her career, she sometimes used the pen name A. M. Barnard, under which she wrote novels for young adults that focused on spies, revenge, and cross dressers.Published in 1868, Little Women is set in the Alcott family home, Orchard House, in Concord, Massachusetts, and is loosely based on Alcott's childhood experiences with her three sisters. The novel was very well received and is still a popular children's novel today, filmed several times.Alcott was an abolitionist and a feminist and remained unmarried throughout her life.
SKU Code PRK B 1089 Weight in Kg 0.0300 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789351216087 Author Name Louisa May Alcott Publisher Name BPI Publication