Jack And Jill

By: Louisa May Alcott
Published By: Double9 Books
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Children's book author Louisa May Alcott first released Jack and Jill: A Village Story in 1880. After the Civil War, it takes place in a small New England community. The aftermath of a terrible sledding accident is described in the tale of two close friends named Jack and Janey, Jack and Jill.
Best friends Jack Minot and Janey Pecq reside next door to one another. Since they are frequently spotted together, Janey adopts the pseudonym Jill to parody the traditional tale. One winter day, the two do climb a hill, but they subsequently have a tragic mishap. They suffer severe bodily injuries in a sledding accident and recuperate while learning life lessons with their numerous pals. Various activities that their moms came up with assist them on their road to recovery. They have ultimately improved and gained numerous priceless lessons as a result.
Along with being a fun and instructive novel, Jack and Jill also addresses several crucial contemporary social issues. This enjoyable yet thought-provoking book delves deeply into a number of issues, including children's health, the passage from infancy to adolescent, the value of emotional support during sickness, and the life-altering effects of our impulsive behaviors.

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Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott, an American novelist and poet, was born in 1832 in Germantown, Pennsylvania. Alcott was the daughter of the famous visionary Bronson Alcott and was friend of Emerson and Thoreau. Her education was under the direction of her father, for a time at his old Temple School in Boston and, later, at home. She turned to writing in order to increase the family income and had many short stories printed in magazines and newspapers. In addition to writing, she worked as a teacher, governess, and Civil War nurse, as well as being an advocate of abolition, women's rights, and prohibition. After her experiences she wrote Hospital Sketches (1864) which won wide praise, followed by an adult novel, Moods. She is best known as the author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys. Little Women is generally based on Alcott's childhood experiences with her three sisters. Alcott was writing of her own incense experiences with fame. She expired in 1888 and is buried in Sleepy Hollow cemetery in Concord Massachusetts.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2023
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 245 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 9357278303
  • ISBN-13: 9789357278300
  • Item Weight: 294g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 13.7 mm
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Reading age : 10+
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / Literary