Little WomenBook - 2012
From Library Staff
"My comfort book is Little Women - it's one of the first books I remember reading as a child and I've re-read it many times." - Val
The story follows the lives of the four March sisters—Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy—and details their passage from childhood to womanhood. It is loosely based on the lives of the author and her three sisters.
Theodore 'Laurie' Laurence - His generosity with the March family and outgoing personality makes Teddy an honorary member of the March Family and the keeper of Amy March's heart.
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Chronicles the joys and sorrows of the four March sisters as they grow into young ladies in nineteenth-century New England.
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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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