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The Secret Garden

byFrances Hodgson BurnettIllustratorInga Moore

Paperback | February 23, 2010

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The beloved original text offered in a beautiful paperback edition by esteemed illustrator Inga Moore.

First published in 1911, The Secret Garden has entranced readers with the courage of two unhappy and withering children who become determined to make their lives, and the lives of others around them, more joyful. In this engaging unabridged edition, Inga Moore’s beautifully observed illustrations capture the magic of the secret garden springing to life under the tender care of Mary Lennox; her spoiled invalid cousin, Colin; and Dickon, a nature-loving Yorkshire boy.
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 ...
Title:The Secret GardenFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:272 pages, 10.25 X 8.19 X 0.74 inShipping dimensions:272 pages, 10.25 X 8.19 X 0.74 inPublished:February 23, 2010Publisher:Candlewick PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0763647322

ISBN - 13:9780763647322

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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Editorial Reviews

A handsome oversize edition Moore’s detailed ink and watercolor paintings portray the
English countryside and breathe life into the young protagonists.
—School Library Journal

Moore''s illustrations open out like an invitation to walk in the garden ourselves.
—Toronto Star