Little Women

The charming story of these four "little women" and their wise and patient mother Marmee enduring hardships and enjoying adventures in Civil War New England was an instant success when first published in 1868 and has been adored for ...

Little Women

A beautiful new Deluxe Edition of Alcott's beloved novel, with a foreword by National Book Award-winning author and musician Patti Smith. Nominated as one of America’s most-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read Little Women is recognized as one of the best-loved classic children's stories, transcending the boundaries of time and age, making it as popular with adults as it is with young readers. The beloved story of the March girls is a classic American feminist novel, reflecting the tension between cultural obligation and artistic and personal freedom. But which of the four March sisters to love best? For every reader must have their favorite. Independent, tomboyish Jo; delicate, loving Beth; pretty, kind Meg; or precocious and artistic Amy, the baby of the family? The charming story of these four "little women" and their wise and patient mother Marmee enduring hardships and enjoying adventures in Civil War New England was an instant success when first published in 1868 and has been adored for generations.

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Little Women
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Louisa May Alcott
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-05 - Publisher: Penguin

A beautiful new Deluxe Edition of Alcott's beloved novel, with a foreword by National Book Award-winning author and musician Patti Smith. Nominated as one of America’s most-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read Little Women is recognized as one of the best-loved classic children's stories, transcending the boundaries of
Little Women
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Louisa May Alcott
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-24 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

A beautiful new Deluxe Edition of Alcott's beloved novel, with a foreword by National Book Award-winning author and musician Patti Smith. Nominated as one of America’s most-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read. Little Women is recognized as one of the best-loved classic children's stories, transcending the boundaries of
The Secret Garden
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Frances Hodgson Burnett
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-25 - Publisher: Penguin

A Penguin Threads edition of Frances Hodgson Burnett's beloved classic Published to coincide with the 2011 centennial of The Secret Garden's publication, this Penguin Threads edition of the classic children's tale includes cover art by Jillian Tamaki and deluxe french flaps. Commissioned by award-winning Penguin art director Paul Buckley, the
Frankenstein, Or, The Modern Prometheus
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

Presents the story of a monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies who develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator.
Library Journal
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Melvil Dewey, Richard Rogers Bowker, L. Pylodet, Charles Ammi Cutter, Bertine Emma Weston, Karl Brown, Helen E. Wessells
Categories: Libraries
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.