When their father goes off to war, the March sisters find that they will have to band together to assist their mother live on many hardships. Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy discover the worth of work and service. In addition they have fun going on picnics, entertaining friends and preparing for the vacations. over time, the girls grow closer as they experience life’s many trials and joys. This straightforward to read adaptation of the classic novel is guaranteed to hook beginning readers not yet in a position to tackle the unique.