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Happy Birthday Shakespeare!

Never have the words “Out, vile jelly!” had such an unprecedented reaction on a class as it did on an autumn morning less than 10 years ago. 725 more words

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“I ask not for any crown
But that which all may win;
Nor try to conquer any world
Except the one within.”

-Louisa May Alcott

Top Ten Characters Who Are Powerful Female Leads

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s list is Top Ten Characters Who X (you fill in the blank — examples: piss me off, are the popular kids, are bookish, would be my bff, that stole my heart, etc. 549 more words

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Classic #4: Little Women

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Originally published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869 by the Roberts Brothers, United States of America

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott tells the story of the four March sisters, Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, as they grow from young girls into young women in the years during and after the American Civil War. 390 more words

Boston is creating a Literary Cultural District: here are a couple of the places where Louisa May Alcott lived

I am very excited about this since I live an hour out of Boston. There are already many sites in Boston that are related to the Alcotts but having a literary cultural district is very cool. 458 more words

Louisa May Alcott

Books: Top Ten All-Time Favourites

Books have always been special to me, right from when I first learnt to read. I grew up with Enid Blyton and A.A. Milne, Little House On the Prairie  1,215 more words


Quotes on Nature Beauty

Some of the greatest wisdom regarding the beauty of nature are captured.  The seven inspirational quotes on nature’s beauty are:

Nature is not a place to visit. 157 more words

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