Tag Archives: Louisa May Alcott

Sunday Salon

Reading today: Eden’s Outcasts: the Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father by John Matteson. I’m making heavy weather of this book, mainly because I’m finding Bronson Alcott such a difficult person. I’m only reading a few pages each … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon – Current Books

This week I’ve finished reading two crime fiction books: Payment Deferred by Joyce Holms Wycliffe and the Last Rites by W J Burley and posts on these books will be on my blog this coming week. I’m still reading Eden’s … Continue reading

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Louisa May Alcott: Little Women

I had forgotten that Little Women is such a moral tale. In fact, I doubt that when I first read it years ago I ever thought of it as a moral tale at all, but the emphasis on the characters … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon

Earlier this morning I was reading Danielle’s blog A Work in Progress. She wrote about books she’s recently borrowed from the library. One of them is a biography of Louisa May Alcott by Harriet Reisen which looks very interesting. You … Continue reading

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