Nancy’s review of Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy: The Story of Little Women and Why It Still Matters > Likes and Comments

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message 1: by Julie (new)

Julie That cover!! Please report back soon.


message 2: by Nancy (new)

Nancy Julie wrote: "That cover!! Please report back soon."

❤️I will!


message 3: by Cheri (new)

Cheri Wonderful review, Nancy!


message 4: by Nancy (new)

Nancy Thanks Cheri!


message 5: by Julie (new)

Julie Nice, Nancy. I was quite mesmerized with your review. I'll be re-reading the actual book soon, this fall, because I was always somewhere in the middle with it, and I want to see how I feel about it as an adult. And, FYI, I did own one of the Madame Alexander dolls--Amy, because my grandmother liked the blonde. I wanted Jo!


message 6: by Nancy (new)

Nancy Thanks, Julie. I thought about buying myself Jo, but my other dolls are needing a doll hospital and restringing so haven’t. But she is available on eBay!
I read LW sometime back, but after viewing the BBC series and reading this book, perhaps I will read it yet again this year.


message 7: by Julie (new)

Julie Nancy,
There isn't a doll hospital on this planet that can bring back life to my doll, Amy. She's beyond repair! Looks like my childhood Pekingese may have used her once as a chew toy.


message 8: by Nancy (new)

Nancy Oh my! In 1959 my grandmother gave me a Sleeping Beauty doll that Madame Alexander had when the Disney movie came out. I took it down the street to show it to my best friend. My dog followed me and DID chew the doll up! Twenty years ago I bought myself a replacement doll.


message 9: by Toni (new)

Toni Nancy, I cherish your excellent review. This book and others like it are part of our history, and therefore the history of the women they represent; which is so important. As Rory Gilmore was an influence to my daughter during her younger teen years. They all matter to women regardless the decade or medium.


message 10: by Nancy (new)

Nancy Thanks Toni! How nice your daughter had Rory. We loved her too.


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