'Little Women', based loosely on the experiences of author Louisa May Alcott, tells the story of four sisters, Meg, Beth, Amy, and Jo, frowing up in America during the Civil War.
About the Author
An abolitionist and feminist, Louisa May Alcott is best known for Little Women and the sequels which followed it. Coming from a poor family, she worked as a teacher, seamstress, governess and domestic helper as well as writing. Her first book, Flower Fables, was published in 1854. Reader Liza Ross is a British stage and TV actress who also had a small part in Tim Burton's film Batman.