Little Women Author:Laurie Lawlor, from the novel by Louisa May Alcott Imagine a houseful of sisters... — Meg, the oldest, is a little bit serious, but always ready to join in the fun. Beth is quiet and sweet and happy to have so many sisters. Amy, with her golden curls, is the youngest and wants everything her own way. And then there's Jo. Jo, who writes stories and makes up games...who loves to laugh and make ever... more »ybody laugh with her. Jo, who makes up her own mind - no matter what!