Little Women (Puffin Designer Classics)

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9780141331744: Little Women (Puffin Designer Classics)

Meg is the eldest and on the brink of love. Then there's tomboy Jo who longs to be a writer. Sweet-natured Beth always puts others first, and finally there's Amy, the youngest and most precocious. Together they are the March sisters. Even though money is short, times are tough and their father is away at war, their infectious sense of fun sweeps everyone up in their adventures - including Laurie, the boy next door. And through sisterly squabbles, their happy times and sad ones too, the sisters discover that growing up is sometimes very hard to do.

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Alcott, Louisa May
Published by Puffin Classics (2010)
ISBN 10: 0141331747 ISBN 13: 9780141331744
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
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(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Puffin Classics, 2010. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0141331747

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