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Sidney, Margaret

    Born on June 22, 1844, Margaret Sidney is a name associated with the well loved Five Little Peppers, but the woman behind the name was also deeply involved in historic preservation in her hometown of Concord, Massachusetts. Harriett Mulford Stone (Margaret Sidney was her pseudonym) began sending short stories to Wide Awake, a […]


Alcott, Louisa May

Which author has had a book on the bestseller list for over 100 years after her death and has a crater on Venus named after her? Louisa May Alcott, one of the greatest female writers of the 19th century, was born on November 29th, 1832. She and her three sisters, Anna, Elizabeth, and May, were […]