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Secret Garden

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ISBN-10: 055321201X

ISBN-13: 9780553212013

Edition: N/A

Authors: Frances Hodgson Burnett, Lowry Lois

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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 begins transforming it into a thing of beauty--unaware that she is changing too. But Misselthwaite hides another secret, as mary discovers one night. High in a dark room, away from the rest of the house, lies her young cousin, Colin, who believes he is an incurable invalid, destined to die young. His tantrums are so frightful, no one can reason with him. If only, Mary hopes, she can…    
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Book details

List price: $5.95
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 1/1/1987
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 4.00" wide x 6.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.330
Language: English

(Helen) Beatrix Potter, 1866 - 1943 (Helen) Beatrix Potter was born in 1866 in London where she was privately educated. During most of her adult life, she lived in a farm cottage in Sawrey, Westmoreland County. She was unsuccessful in trying to publish her serious botanical work, watercolor studies of fungi, but she wrote and privately published "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" for an invalid child in 1900. This story became a children's classic throughout the world. Other animal characters created by her include, Benjamin Bunny, Jemima Puddle-Duck, and Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle. Her tales are illustrated by her own hand in delicate and detailed watercolor pictures depicting her characters. Potter's…    

Lois Lowry (nee Lois Ann Hammersberg) was born on March 20, 1937, in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was educated at both Brown University and the University of Southern Maine. Before becoming an author, she worked as a photographer and a freelance journalist. Her first book, A Summer to Die, was published in 1977. Since then she has written over 30 books for young adults including Gathering Blue, Messenger, the Anastasia Krupnik series, and Son. She has received numerous awards including: The New York Times Best Seller,the International Reading Association's Children's Literature Award, the American Library Association Notable Book Award Citation and two Newberry Medals for Number the Stars in 1990,…    

There's No One Left
Mistress Mary Quite Contrary
Across the Moor
Martha
The Cry in the Corridor
"There Was Some One Crying-There Was"
The Key of the Garden
The Robin Who Showed the Way
The Strangest House
Dickon
The Nest of the Missel Thrush
"Might I Have a Bit of Earth?"
"I Am Colin"
A Young Rajah
Nest Building
"I Won't!" said Mary
A Tantrum
"Tha' Munnot Waste No Time"
"It Has Come!"
"I Shall Live Forever"
Ben Weatherstaff
When the Sun Went Down
Magic
"Let Them Laugh"
The Curtain
"It's Mother!"
In the Garden
Afterword