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Guest Post from Holly Webb - Author of Return to the Secret Garden

Today is my stop on the Return to the Secret Garden Blog Tour. I asked author Holly Webb to share her thoughts on writing with existing characters. 615 more words

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Quotes from The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

“Eh!” he almost whispered, “it is a queer, pretty place! It’s like as if a body was in a dream.”

“Is the spring coming?” he said. 621 more words

WEEK 1 – MacDonald's Timeshare resort - La Ermita, Mijas Pueblo - Part 4

Friday – So our last official day! Easy morning packing and sorting then off to Fuengirola to the Bioparc (zoo) for our usual pilgrimage ;). I love the zoo, its so small and compact but so much to see. 316 more words

WEEK 1 – MacDonald's Timeshare resort - La Ermita, Mijas Pueblo - Part 3

Wednesday – After the excitement of last night we woke up to another wonderfully sunny and warm day. It was definitely very hot on the balcony and my Ultrasun SPF 50 once a day was certainly working hard. 716 more words

Beginning our new life in Suzhou

Another Starbucks, another city.  We are spending the last day of our holiday in Beijing working, as is often the case with Dave and I.  It helps that we both love our jobs and don’t usually see these kinds of things as really being ‘work’.  1,991 more words

Unlocking memories with The Secret Garden

On my first read of The Secret Garden, the first few pages made me burst into tears and tell my parents it was horrible. 581 more words

Guest author blog: Children's author Holly Webb on her new book, Return to the Secret Garden

Writing a sequel to The Secret Garden has been at the back of my mind for years. I was chatting with my editor about books we’d loved as children, and she asked me if I’d consider a sequel – at the time it wasn’t something I’d ever thought about, and I was doubtful. 488 more words

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