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Google Doodle celebrates trailblazing author of 'Little Women' - CNET

Louisa May Alcott was born on November 29, 1832, making today her 184th birthday. Today's Google doodle by Sophie Diao honours the writer by capturing the March sisters from Alcott's "Little Women." "Little Women" is Alcott's most famous novel, loosely ...and more »

Louisa May Alcott: Google doodle commemorates 184th birthday of beloved Little Women author -

The same could be said of the novel's author, Louisa May Alcott , who was born in New England 184 years ago today. Raised by transcendentalist parents, Abigail May and Amos Bronson Alcott, Louisa grew up in the company of luminaries like Ralph Waldo ...and more »

Who was Louisa May Alcott and what is her famous book Little Women about? -

Women growing up in 19th Century Massachusetts were not expected to be particularly influential, or to fight for human rights, but Louisa May Alcott, one of the best-known female authors of the time, was rarely one to conform to type. Alcott, who was ...and more »

Louisa May Alcott, Servant - JSTOR Daily

She's best known as the intrepid author of Little Women, a Yankee woman who drew on her life experiences to create one of literature's gutsiest and most lovable heroines, Jo March. But Louisa May Alcott was motivated by other life experiences, too ...and more »

Feminist and Little Women author Louisa May Alcott is celebrated in today's Google Doodle -

Today's Google Doodle celebrates the life of highly influential author Louisa May Alcott on what would have been her 184th birthday. Advertisement. Alcott was a feminist and suffragist who famously penned Little Women, as well as Little Men and Jo's ...and more »

Creating Google doodles that 'Surprise & Delight': 5 Questions with Doodler Sophie Diao - Search Engine Land

Offering a behind the scenes glance at the doodle team in action, Diao shares what she appreciates most about her work. Amy Gesenhues on November 29, 2016 at 9:30 am. More. Earth Day 2016 Google Doodle, designed by Sopie Diao. Today's Google doodle ...and more »

Louisa May Alcott: Five things you might not know about the author of Little Women - The Independent

The American novelist and poet - born in Pennsylvania in 29 November 1832 - is best known as the author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys. Here are five things you probably don't know about her: 1) She didn't actually ...and more »

How Louisa May Alcott won the hearts of generations to come - Christian Science Monitor

The famed author, suffragist, and abolitionist is remembered on what would have been her 184th birthday. By Christina Beck, Staff November 29, 2016. close. The doodle was created by artist Sophie Diao and portrays characters from 'Little Women.' View ...and more »

Louisa May Alcott: a practical utopian from a divided US - The Guardian (blog)

In 1840, when an eight-year-old Louisa May Alcott moved with her family to the little town of Concord in Massachusetts, a fresh-faced idealism reigned over its bucolic lanes. A young Henry David Thoreau led a gaggle of the town's schoolchildren, Louisa ...and more »

Google Doodle Celebrates Louisa May Alcott's 184th Birthday - TIME

Google has rolled out a new doodle to celebrate what would have been the 184th birthday of Louisa May Alcott, the beloved U.S. author who penned the classic children's novel, Little Women. Alcott, a suffragist, abolitionist and feminist as well as a ...and more »