The Secret Garden

by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Secret Garden

Paperback, 311 pages, Harpercollins Childrens Books, List Price: $6.99 | purchase

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Bratty Mary Lennox, born in India to wealthy and neglectful parents, is sent back to England after a cholera epidemic to live in a rural manor with her uncle. At first rude and angry, Mary is transformed by the kindness of the staff and by her discovery of a neglected garden that once belonged to the late lady of the manor.

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