The Secret Garden

Author(s): Francis Hodgson Burnett; Inga Moore (Illustrator)

Classics

Introducing a bold, bright new take on your favorite books. A collection that celebrates color and literature at once! Discover an enchanting world of pink flowers and roses in the mysterious secret garden.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.


Product Information

Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924) was born in Manchester, England, but moved to Knoxville, Tennessee, as a teenager. She wrote more than forty books and is most famous for LITTLE LORD FAUNTLEROY, A LITTLE PRINCESS, and THE SECRET GARDEN.
Inga Moore is a distinguished author and illustrator of children's books whose illustrated titles include THE RELUCTANT DRAGON, HORSE TALES, and an acclaimed version of THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS. She lives in England.

General Fields

  • : 9780763631611
  • : Candlewick Press
  • : Candlewick Press
  • : February 2008
  • : 259mm X 218mm X 24mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : December 2006
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Francis Hodgson Burnett; Inga Moore (Illustrator)
  • : Hardback
  • : 1007
  • : Inga Moore
  • : English
  • : [Fic]
  • : 2006051838
  • : 272
  • : illustrations