by Alcott, Louisa May, Rennison, Louise | Reading age: from c 9 years
Published 02/02/2017 by Penguin Random House Children’s UK (Puffin Classics) in the United Kingdom
Hardback | 400 pages
Now a major new movie, starring Saoirse Ronan, Timothee Chalamet and Meryl Streep Come laugh and cry with the March family. Meg – the sweet-tempered one. Jo – the smart one.
Beth – the shy one. Amy – the sassy one. Together they’re the March sisters.
Their father is away at war and times are difficult, but the bond between the sisters is strong. The family may not have much money, but that doesn’t stop them from creating their own fun and forming a secret society. Through sisterly squabbles, happy times and sad, their four lives follow very different paths, and they discover that growing up is sometimes very hard to do…
***PLUS a behind-the-scenes journey, including an author profile, a guide to who’s who, activities and more…***The Puffin Classics relaunch includes:A Little PrincessAlice’s Adventures in WonderlandAlice’s Adventures Through the Looking GlassAnne of Green Gables seriesBlack BeautyHans Andersen’s Fairy TalesHeidiJourney to the Centre of the EarthLittle Women seriesPeter PanTales of the Greek HeroesThe Adventures of Huckleberry FinnThe Adventures of King ArthurThe Adventures of Tom SawyerThe Call of the WildThe Jungle BookThe OdysseyThe Secret GardenThe Wind in the WillowsThe Wizard of OzTreasure Island