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Frances Hodgson Burnett - The Secret Garden (New Paperback)

£4.49
SKU B001847
Synopsis

After losing her parents, young Mary Lennox is sent from India to live in her uncle's gloomy mansion on the wild English moors. She is lonely and has no one to play with but one day she learns of a secret garden somewhere in the grounds that no one is allowed to enter.

Then Mary uncovers an old key in a flowerbed - and a gust of magic leads her to the hidden door. Slowly she turns the key and enters a world she could never have imagined.

Details
  • Format : Slightly Smaller New Paperback
  • Condition : New
  • Category : Fiction - Children's Fiction
  • Published : 1911 (This Ed. 2015 - Puffin Classics)
  • ISBN : 9780141321066
  • SKU : B001847
  • PPC : SP340gm
  • RRP : £7.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.

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External Reviews

"It is only the exceptional author who can write a book about children with sufficient skill, charm, simplicity, and significance to make it acceptable to both young and old. Mrs. Burnett is one of the few thus gifted."- The New York Times.

The Author

Frances Eliza Hodgson Burnett was a British-American novelist and playwright. She is best known for the three children's novels Little Lord Fauntleroy, A Little Princess, and The Secret Garden. Frances Eliza Hodgson was born in Cheetham, Manchester, England.