The Secret Garden (centenary ed)
After the death of her parents, Mary Lennox is sent back from India to live in her uncle's huge, gloomy house on the English moors. Mary is lonely and miserable until she stumbles upon her disabled cousin Colin, hidden away from the world by his troubled father. Together they discover the door to a secret garden, and open up a world of freedom and enchantment that they could have never imagined . . .
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- Hardback | 304 pages
- 138 x 204 x 29mm | 382g
- 03 Sep 2009
- Penguin Books Ltd
- United Kingdom
- black and white line drawings
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About Frances Hodgson Burnett
Frances Hodgson Burnett was born in Manchester in 1849. She had a very poor upbringing and used to escape from the horror of her surroundings by writing stories. In 1865 her family emigrated to the USA where she married and became the successful author of many children's books including Little Lord Fauntleroy and A Little Princess.