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The Secret Garden

Kingfisher Classics

Frances Hodgson Burnett; Illustrations by Jason Cockcroft; Forward by Gillian Cross

Kingfisher

When orphaned Mary Lennox arrives at Missellthwaite Manor, she slowly discovers the truth about her invalid cousin, Colin, and helps him rebuild his strength and spirit. Full of mystery and romance, this title has never been out of print and has become one of the key classics of children's literature. First published in 1911.

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Praise for The Secret Garden

Publishers Weekly
Soothing and mellifluous, native Briton Bailey's voice proves an excellent instrument for polishing up a new edition of Burnett's story.

Children's Literature
This version will become a favorite of younger children, and a perfect way to introduce the classic story to younger readers.

School Library Journal 
A reissue of an old classic to be treasured by a new generation of children (and their parents)! USA Today - Allen Cadwallader

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Frances Hodgson Burnett; Illustrations by Jason Cockcroft; Forward by Gillian Cross

  • Gillian Cross is a popular children's author and recipient of many prestigious awards including the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Children's Book of the Year. Crockcroft is an award-winning artist known for his delicate illustrations.
  • Frances Hodgson Burnett
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The Secret Garden

Kingfisher Classics

Frances Hodgson Burnett; Illustrations by Jason Cockcroft; Forward by Gillian Cross

  • Hardcover

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