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Little Women | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to Little Women that you may enjoy.

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Alcott, Louisa May. Little Women: An Annotated Edition. Edited by Daniel Shealy. Belknap, 2013.

Curtis, David. "Little Women: A Reconsideration." Elementary English, vol. 45, no. 7, 1968, pp. 878–80. JSTOR.

Dalke, Anne. "'The House-Band': The Education of Men in Little Women." College English, vol. 47, no. 6, 1985, pp. 571–78. JSTOR.

Murphy, Ann B. "The Borders of Ethical, Erotic, and Artistic Possibilities in Little Women." Signs, vol. 15, no. 3, 1990, pp. 562–85. JSTOR.

Reisen, Harriet. The Woman Behind Little Women. MacRae, 2010.

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