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Book Review | Jo & Laurie

June 28, 2020
Jo and Laurie book from Jess Pierron

by Margaret Stohl and Melissa de la Cruz

The year is 1869 and Jo March just finished the first half of her novel “Little Women.” While feeling the pressure from her publisher and fans, Jo begins writing the second half: how do the lives of these “little women” end? While leaning on the shoulders of her family and her best friend, Laurie, Jo begins to battle her writers block. But what happens when stubborn Jo is forced to look inside herself and truly look at her life; and the love she has unknowingly suppressed? Jo & Laurie is a beautiful retelling of “what could have been” an alternate ending to Louisa May Alcott’s classic “Little Women.”

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