The Story of the Author of Little Women: Invincible Louisa

by Cornelia Meigs, and published by Little, Brown



For the first time, a biography has been granted the Newbery Award. This is the life story of Louisa May Alcott, author of Little Women, and her family.

Awards Won

Title Year
John Newbery Medal

A medal to be given for the most distiguished contribution to children's literature produced during the preceding calendar year.

1934 - Winner(s)