Louisa May Alcott

53 children’s books by the writer

Louisa May Alcott was born in Pennsylvania in 1832, the second of four daughters. Little Women, loosely based on her own experiences, was published in 1868 and was an immediate success. In her later years Alcott became involved with the women's suffrage movement. She published her last novel, Jo's Boys in 1886, and died in Boston on 6th March 1888 at the age of fifty-six.

9-11 years

Little Women

Louisa May Alcott

Little Women

The timeless tale of four sisters - Meg, Jo, Amy and Beth - experiencing both hardship and adventure in Civil War New England. Though the March family may be poor, their lives are rich with colour, as they play games, put on ...

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9-11 years

Little Women

Louisa May Alcott

Little Women

The timeless tale of four sisters - Meg, Jo, Amy and Beth - experiencing both hardship and adventure in Civil War New England. Though the March family may be poor, their lives are rich with colour, as they play games, put on ...

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8+ years

Jo's Boys

Louisa May Alcott

Jo's Boys

HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics. Set ten years after 'Little Men', 'Jo's Boys' is the final novel in the unofficial series that that follows the ups and downs of the March family ...

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13-16 years

Little Vampire Women

Lynn Messina

Little Vampire Women

The classic novel of love and family in the nineteenth century has grown some fangs! An uproarious retelling of Little Women that will leave readers craving the bloodthirsty drama on every page. Readers will be agog and aghast at the ...

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9+ years

Little Men

Louisa May Alcott

Little Men

The third work in Louisa May Alcott's quartet of Little Women books, Little Men picks up the narrative after the end of Good Wives and follows Jo's progress in life. After her marriage to Professor Friedrich Bhaer, Jo ...

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Good Wives

Louisa May Alcott

Good Wives

It is three years since we last met the inimitable March sisters and much has changed since we left them as Little Women at the close of the last book. Meg, the eldest and most sensible of the sisters, is ...

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Jo's Boys

Louisa May Alcott

Jo's Boys

Jo's Boys follows the progress of the Plumfield Boys (Jo Bhaer's idyllic school), ten years on. Now college students, the boys have evolved into complex creatures. Falling in love and making their way in life, they are faced ...

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7+ years

Little Women

Louisa May Alcott

Little Women

This title is suitable for children aged 7 years and up. Louisa May Alcott's classic novel, set during the Civil War, has always captivated even the most reluctant readers. Little girls, especially, love following the adventures of the four ...

£3.99

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