Publisher Chosen For Book About Louisa May Alcott
June 4, 2006: Publisher Henry Holt and Company is chosen to publish the first biography of Louisa May Alcott in thirty years. The book will draw from twenty years of research by Project Director /Film Writer Harriet Reisen, the book’s author. Henry Holt’s Jennifer Barth is Editor; Jennifer Joel of ICM is agent for Reisen and Project Director/ Film Director Nancy Porter. A large printing and marketing campaign are planned for the book’s publication, shortly before the date of the documentary’s initial airing on American Masters.