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Day 88 - A book quote a day. The Secret Garden: Listen to th' wind wutherin' round the house...

‘Listen to th’ wind wutherin’ round the house,’ she said. ‘You could bare stand up on the moor if you was out on it tonight.’ 108 more words

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“Is the spring coming?” he said. “What is it like?”… “It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine…” ― Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden. 7 more words


The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett versus The Humming Room by Ellen Potter

The Humming Room
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published February 28th 2012 by Feiwel & Friends
Source: Personal Copy

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett was first published in serial format before being collected as a novel in 1911. 1,654 more words


Frances Hodgson Burnett's Novels

There is no doubt that this lady wrote some of the most amazing, captivating books there are. As an adult they have stayed with me into adulthood and has had as much an affect on me as Nancy Drew did. 1,610 more words

Book Reviews

What's on Your Spring "Watering Can" List?

Do you have a favorite book?

I’ve read tons of books, some of which I love and some that I can’t even bring myself to finish. 633 more words

Celebrate Life

Book Report: Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Little Lord Fauntleroy is a quick, happy read. I enjoyed it quite a bit more than I anticipated.

The narrator’s droll voice had me smiling or chuckling nearly every page. 44 more words