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Staff Book of The Week

Mrs Walsh – Head of Maths

Little Women – Louisa May Alcott

When and where did you read this book?
I read this book when I was a teenager.
How many times have you read it?
About 5 times.
Who or what introduced you to this book?
I watched the original film little women and loved it! I wanted to see whether the book was as good as the film and it was so much better.
Can you give a brief outline of the book?
It follows the lives of 4 girls, you grow up with them and experience everything that happens in their lives, the good and the bad.
What made you choose this as your favourite book?
It is a book that you never tire of reading, you can read it over and over again.
Are there any other books by the author you would recommend?
She also wrote two sequels, little men and Jo’s boys.
What other books did you consider before choosing this one?
I also like John Grisham, such as the firm, the pelican brief and the chamber.
What book(s) are you currently reading? 
“The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time” – lent to me by Mr Roberts.