Little Women, Louisa May Alcott

Little Women

Little Women is the classic coming-of-age tale of four sisters on their journey to adulthood. Though today it’s considered a classic, Little Women almost wasn’t written: Alcott wanted to publish a collection of short stories instead, but her publisher and her father pressed her to write a book that would appeal to a wide audience of young girls.
The first volume was written quickly and published in 1868; it was a huge success, and Alcott composed volume 2 just as quickly and published it in 1869. By her own account, she didn’t enjoy writing them, and both she and her publisher agreed the first few chapters were dull—it almost goes without saying they were pleasantly shocked at the positive reception the volumes received.
By 1927 it had been acknowledged as one of the most widely-read novels of the era and remains widely read today.
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I really love it. When I saw the movie I loved it! Then I saw the book at a local shop and I bought it. I have read it more than 4 times now! It may seem boring to those who like less detailed work but believe me it takes you in and it just becomes very interesting! I recommend watching the movie first just because you get the idea of the story better than trying to guess whats happening if your not the best reader.

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Удивительно трогательное, теплое и близкое каждому произведение!

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"I'll let my castle go, and stay with the dear old gentleman while he needs me, for I am all he has.
Hither, hither, from thy home,
Airy sprite, I bid thee come!
Born of roses, fed on dew,
Charms and potions canst thou brew?
Bring me here, with elfin speed,
The fragrant philter which I need.
Make it sweet and swift and strong,
Spirit, answer now my song!
A soft strain of music sounded, and then at the back of the cave appeared a little figure
I don't think it's fair for some girls to have plenty of pretty things, and other girls nothing at all
hearth brush and kettle-holder.
for she seemed to live in a happy world of her own, only ven­tur­ing out to meet the few whom she trusted and loved
toil and moil
creeter came a-beggin', and your ma went straight off to see what was needed. There never was such a woman for givin' away vittles and drink, clothes and firin'," replied Hannah, who had lived with the family since Meg was born, and
There was a good deal of laughing and kissing and explaining, in the simple, loving fashion which makes these home festivals so pleasant at the time, so sweet to remember long afterward, and then all fell to work.
Scott strolled after him, with a queer look on his face.
a lovely house, full of all sorts of luxurious things-nice food, pretty clothes, handsome furniture, pleasant people, and heaps of money
when she rushed up from the kitchen
It's naughty to fret
"We've got Father and Mother, and each other," said Beth contentedly from her corner.
"I don't think it's fair for some girls to have plenty of pretty things, and other girls nothing at all,"
love-worthy that they were not allowed to be old maids.
Leave these things to time. Make this home happy, so that you may be fit for homes of your own, if they are offered you, and contented here if they are not. One thing remember, my girls. Mother is always ready to be your confidant, Father to be your friend, and both of us hope and trust that our daughters, whether married or single, will be the pride and comfort of our lives."
And Beth looked at h
You are old enough to leave off boyish tricks, and to behave better
oking the rough
"Christmas won't be Christmas without any presents," grumbled Jo, lying on the rug.
"It's so dreadful to be poor!" sighed Meg, looking down at her old dress.

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