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Little women
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Contributors:
Smiley, Jane, author of introduction, etc.
Published:
New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2012.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Penguin classics deluxe edition.
Physical Desc:
xiv, 504 pages ; 22 cm.
Lexile measure:
1300L
Rating:
1300
Status:
Description

The beloved story of the March girls is a classic American novel, telling the story of four sisters: independent, tomboyish Jo; delicate, loving Beth; pretty, kind Meg; and precocious, beautiful Amy, the baby of the family. The charming story of these four "little women" and their wise and patient mother Marmee enduring hardships and enjoying adventures in Civil War New England was an instant success when first published in 1868 and has been adored for generations.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780143106654
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7.9, 33 Points
Lexile measure:
1300

Notes

General Note
"First published in the United States of America in two volumes by Roberts Brothers 1868 and 1869."
General Note
"Edition with introduction by Jane Smiley published 2007."
Description
The classic story of the March family whose 4 daughters are growing up in New England in the mid-1800s. There are numerous sequels, for example, Little Men and Jo's Boys. Annotation. Little Women is the heartwarming story of the March family that has thrilled generations of readers. It is the story of four sisters--Jo, Meg, Amy and Beth-- and of the courage, humor and ingenuity they display to survive poverty and the absence of their father during the Civil War.
Target Audience
1300,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,MG,7.9,33.0,513.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Alcott, L. M., & Smiley, J. (2012). Little women. Penguin classics deluxe edition. New York, New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 and Jane, Smiley. 2012. Little Women. New York, New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 and Jane, Smiley, Little Women. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Alcott, Louisa May, and Jane Smiley. Little Women. Penguin classics deluxe edition. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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