20: Invincible Louisa


We’re back! In this episode of Reading the Newberys we discuss the winner of the 1934 Newbery medal Invincible Louisa by Cornelia Meigs. This book is the biography of Louisa May Alcott, author of Little Women. We are excited to be back discussing books with you all! Grab a cup of your favorite beverage and listen in to our discussion of one of the most beloved authors of all time!

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I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

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Amazon Link to Pre-Order Swing by Kwame Alexander

Links about the Newbery Author:

Corelia Meigs Website

Dartmouth Library on Cornelia Meigs

Vermont Women’s History: Cornelia Meigs

Newbery Honor Books in 1934:

The Forgotten Daughter

Swords of Steel

The ABC Bunny

The Winged Girl of Knossos

New Land

The Big Tree of Bunlahy

Glory of the Seas

The Apprentice of Florence

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