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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


Children's Books & Happy Memories

The Guardian‘s fantastic article Children’s Books Are Never Just For Children makes some great points about children’s literature and the value society places on it. 605 more words

For Writers

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

Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books From My Childhood (Or teen years) That I Would Love To Revisit

Hello everyone. Welcome to this weeks Top Ten Tuesday. Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, so if you want more information about it go check them out. 466 more words


Walls, True Confessions and Last of the B/W Challenge

The first house I lived in had a beautiful, brick wall running along one side of the back garden, and I have wanted a garden wall of my own ever since. 1,287 more words

Family Life

Colorado Conservatory of Dance- The Secret Garden

Fine Artists: Colorado Conservatory of Dance
Project: The Secret Garden

I always enjoy coming to photograph these amazing young dancers! It’s so exciting that they now have their own wonderful performance space within the Colorado Conservatory of Dance to put together their shows- it’s impressive and allows for such creativity right under their own roof. 95 more words