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Little Women

Little Women

Author: Louisa May Alcott

Year Published: 1869

Description: Loosely based on her own life, Louisa May Alcott's Little Women chronicles the lives of four March sisters—Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy March—as they transition to adulthood.  Through their experiences, it stresses morality over materialism and the interconnectedness of family, work and love in shaping women's identity and individuality.  Originally published as two separate volumes, Little Women and then Good Wives, the novel was critically acclaimed at a time when there were few examples of female self-determination in literature for young readers.

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