Little Women book by Louisa May Alcott was firstly published in two parts, in 1868 and 1869. As ‘Little women’ book received optimistic reviews with commercial and critical success, it prompted the composition of the second part of the book. Both the parts achieved commercial hit and these books were published as a whole single book in the 1880s.
No wonder, Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women is simple yet a masterpiece. Alcott through the book depicts the struggles and devotion of the 4 March sisters. In absence of a father who is a chaplain in the Civil War, to support the family of 5 seemed a difficult task yet the courage and unity of these sisters to hold on to the situation is quite complimentary. Mrs. Marmee March and 4 March sisters only have a no other choice rather than supporting and relying on each other. Struggling to beat poverty, these 4 March sisters bear undeniable character that you will fall in love.
Grown-up Margaret aka Meg as well as Tomboy Josephine aka Jo, are involved in a job to support their mother while shy & sweet music lover Beth takes care of household works and rathe-ripe Amy is attending classes. Their nearest rich neighbor Mr. Laurence lived with his shy grandson Laurie. Laurie was as the age of Jo and was taught by Mr. John Brooke. As they all started to grow up, Laurie started falling for Jo. On the other hand, Meg and John fall for each other and get married. Laurie gets rejected by Jo but somewhere in the story falls again for Amy and hence marries her. While Bet dies of sickness.
The story simply focuses on lifestyle, troubles, dreams, and aspirations of the 4 lovely sisters from childhood to adulthood. Stirring a bit of love story and a bit of aspiration to pursue dream makes the book mild and suitable especially for the teenagers. However, generations of people love this semi-autobiography book by Louisa May Alcott. Coming out of the topic, this book is driven by smooth and reliable vocabulary adding the reason to read the book.
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