Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy: The Story of Little Women and Why It Still Matters

Anne Boyd Rioux (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$16.95  $15.59
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Publish Date
August 13, 2019
Pages
288
Dimensions
5.5 X 8.2 X 0.9 inches | 0.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780393357271

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About the Author

Anne Boyd Rioux, a professor at the University of New Orleans, is the author of Constance Fenimore Woolson: Portrait of a Lady Novelist and Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy: The Story of Little Women and Why It Still Matters, and the editor of Woolson's Miss Grief and Other Stories. Rioux has received two National Endowment for the Humanities Awards, one for public scholarship, and lives in New Orleans.

Reviews

An adroit consideration of Alcott and her milieu.... Thoughtful.--Meghan Cox Gurdon
A love letter written not by a smitten youngster naΓ―ve to her beloved's drawbacks but by a mature adult who can recognize complexity and nuance.--Ilana Masad
Highly companionable and illuminating.--Mark Rozzo
Engrossing.
With impeccable research and genuine affection, [Rioux] charts the history of the beloved...novel.--Connie Ogle
Straddling the line between entertainment and nuanced complexity, this fascinating look at Alcott's novel is not to be missed.