Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
This classic novel follows the lives of four sisters - Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy March - detailing their passage from childhood to womanhood.
Little Women is an upcoming coming-of-age period drama film written and directed by Greta Gerwig. It is the eighth film adaptation of the 1868 novel of the same name by Louisa May Alcott. The film stars Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen, Laura Dern, Timothée Chalamet and Meryl Streep. It will be released on December 25, 2019.
If you want an adult novel based on characters from "Little Women" or with a plot similar to Alcott's treasured tale of the March sisters, check out these suggestions.
Follows three sisters from the village of al-Awafi in Oman who choose different paths to marriage against the backdrop of their rapidly changing country.
When Lulu's mother sends her to look for some old family recipes in the attic, she stumbles across a collection of letters written by her great-great-grandmother Josephine "Jo" March. As Lulu delves deeper into the lives of the March sisters, she finds solace and guidance, but can her great-great-grandmother help Lulu find a place in a world so different from the one Jo knew?
Three generations of extraordinary women are driven to unite in crisis and discover the rewards of reconciliation and love in a small New England town.
With plenty of sass, romance, and drama, this book revisits Louisa May Alcott's classic "Little Women" and brings its themes of love, war, class, adolescence, and family into the language of the twenty-first century.
The Tumbling Turners are four sisters who take to the road with their vaudeville act and soon become immersed in the tumultuous world of entertainment that will make or break them.