The Secret Garden: An Illustrated Classic

The Secret Garden: An Illustrated Classic


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A beautifully illustrated edition of Frances Hodgson Burnett's beloved novel.

The story of Mary Lennox’s rejuvenation in the English countryside has been enjoyed by readers of all ages since it was first published in 1911. Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic novel centers around the themes of friendship, kindness, and self-discovery, making it a memorable tale that stays with the reader long after the story ends. Full-page color drawings by illustrator Kelly Caswell add a beautiful touch to the story, making this volume a cherished keepsake.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781684120345
Publisher: Canterbury Classics
Publication date: 08/01/2017
Series: An Illustrated Classic
Edition description: Illustrate
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 273,056
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Frances Hodgson Burnett (November 24, 1849 – October 29, 1924) was an English playwright and author. She is best known for her children's stories, in particular The Secret Garden (published in 1911), A Little Princess (published in 1905), and Little Lord Fauntleroy (published in 1885-6). She was born in Cheetham, England and in 1865 emigrated to the United States, settling near Knoxville, Tennessee.

Kelly Caswell is a British freelance illustrator who works from her home studio in the seaside town of Clevedon, Somerset. After completing an Illustration degree at Plymouth University, she worked as a designer at a publishing house in Bath before going freelance in 2009. Kelly illustrated the book Kat's Great Act, which was part of the Bug Club Series that won an award for "Best use of Multimedia" at the British Book Design & Production Awards. Outside the world of illustration Kelly is head chef and chief den maker for her little boy.

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