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[Free Audiobook] The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett [Children's Classic Novel]

The Secret Garden by the late is her classic children’s journey of self-discovery novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Tantor Audio.

This beloved children’s classic novel, originally published in 1911 and adapted many times to film, tells the tale of an abruptly orphaned girl who discovers a secret garden at her uncle’s manor, which has been neglected since the death of her aunt, and becomes transformed by her experience working to save it. 246 more words



Recently I have felt like revisiting some of the books I loved when I was younger. I remember reading The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett and watching the film several times a long time ago, but for some reason not in the past few years. 450 more words

Classical Novels

ON THIS DAY: November 24, 2017

November 24th is

Celebrate Your Unique Talent Day

Horse Welfare Day *

National Sardines Day

Eat a Sandwich Day *

Native American Heritage Day * 1,117 more words


November 24 in history

380 – Theodosius I made his adventus, or formal entry, into Constantinople.

1429 – Joan of Arc unsuccessfully besieged La Charité.

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Classic Books You Must Read

Hey guys!

This post is about classic books you must read. Now, I’d say the majority of them, like The Secret Garden, are MG (Middle Grade) but that doesn’t mean that if you’re a teenager or adult you won’t enjoy them. 1,055 more words

Book Reviews

The Secret Garden, Frances Hodgson Burnett

“When Mary Lennox was sent to Misselthwaite Manor to live with her uncle, everybody said she was the most disagreeable-looking child ever seen.”

This opening line of… 903 more words

Garden Themed Fiction

A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett

     First things first, how gorgeous is this Puffin in Bloom cover?!? I absolutely love it, I want to get the “Little Women” copy as well! 221 more words