Sign In | My Account | My Books

Ethel Franklin Betts


(1877 - 1959)

Ethel Franklin Betts

Ethel Franklin Betts studied with Howard Pyle and illustrated several children’s books. Her work also appeared in magazines. Her older sister was the illustrator Anna Whelan Betts.


A Little Princess Being the Whole Story of Sara Crewe Now Told for the First Time (1905)

Originally a short story, then made into a play, this is a more developed story of the orphan girl left at a boarding school who is reduced to servitude, then rescued by a friend of her father’s. Read online at

Author(s): Frances Hodgson Burnett
Illustrator(s): Ethel Franklin Betts

Details »