IN THE REVIEW

Mysteries of Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May: A Modern Biography of Louisa May Alcott

by Martha Saxton

Work: A Story of Experience

by Louisa May Alcott, edited with an introduction by Sarah Elbert
When she published the phenomenally popular Little Women in 1868, and began her career as America’s best-loved author for the young, Louisa May Alcott was thirty-five years old. An intensely private person, she disliked the lion-hunters who soon came in frightening numbers to the Alcott’s Concord home. She could not …