Little Women (Illustrated by Julie Kersting) by Julie Kersting
Approx. 88,370 words.
Published on December 12, 2012 by
This special illustrated edition contains color illustrations by Julie Kersting.
Little Women was first published in 1868 and was an instant success. The novel concerns the lives and loves of four sisters growing up during the American Civil War. Beautiful Meg, tomboy Jo, serene Beth, and selfish Amy are based on Alcott's own experiences with her three sisters.