Rose In Bloom

This month, Reading and Refreshments will be highlighting another one of Louisa May Alcott’s lesser-known but delightful novels: Rose in Bloom. In this sequel to her children’s novel Eight Cousins, Alcott’s heroine Rose Campbell is all grown up and returned from a tour round the world, to find herself up to her ears in complications: helping guide seven boy cousins now grown to manhood, supporting … Continue reading Rose In Bloom

Quote of the Week–February 17th

“Keep good company, read good books, love good things, and cultivate soul and body as faithfully and wisely as I can.” – from Rose In Bloom, by Louisa May Alcott A very simple statement, but possibly one of the best pieces of advice ever written. Continue reading Quote of the Week–February 17th