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Frances Hodgson Burnett was born in Manchester, England, on November 24 1849. After her father’s death in 1853, Burnett’s mother ran the family’s iron foundry until the American Civil War caused the business to fail. Destitute, the Hodgsons moved to Tennessee in 1865 to stay with relatives in a log cabin. Frances lived there until 1873, when she married a doctor, Swan Burnett, whom she later divorced in 1898. She married Peter Townsend, an actor, in 1900.

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The Secret Garden
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Adapted by James Howe
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
Trade Paperback

The story of an unhappy little girl, her invalid cousin, and the healing power of friendship and love. Reading level: 4.8. Read More
 





The Secret Garden
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Trade Paperback

What secrets lie behind the doors at Misselthwaite manor? Recently arrived at her uncle's estate, orphaned mary Lennox is spoiled, sickly, and certain she won't enjoy living there. Then she discovers the arched doorway into an overgrown garden, shut up since the death of her aunt ten years earlier. Mary soon... Read More
 





The Secret Garden
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Adapted by James Howe
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
eBook

The story of an unhappy little girl, her invalid cousin, and the healing power of friendship and love. Reading level: 4.8. Read More
 

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