Louisa the actress: meet her idol, Fanny Kemble

Kelly O'Connor McNees, author of  The Lost Summer of Louisa May Alcott (now available in paperback), wrote an article recently about Fanny Kemble, a 19th century actress whom Louisa May Alcott greatly admired. There's a wonderful scene in Lost Summer where Louisa gets to perform in front of Kemble and I could just feel the …

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Ever pictured Louisa May Alcott as a Lego? This and other fun tidbits

I have a Google alert set up that sends me new links every week to anything relating to Louisa May Alcott. Just for fun, I thought I'd share some of the  interesting links with you. The Vintage Book of American Women Writers It, of course, includes our own LMA . . . this looks like …