The Secret Garden

"As the friendship between Colin, Mary, and Dickon grew strong, so did the garden."

By Elizabeth Goodnight and Frances Hodgson Burnett Illustrated by Toko Hosoya Read by Anna Parker-Naples Children’s Fiction / Classics / Coming of Age English Age group 5-10 16m Sell Sheet Also available on
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1 Video DVD Tue Mar 20 00:00:00 UTC 2018 38.99 38.99 9781520092423 Add to Cart
Description
									When Mary Lennox was uprooted from her home in India and sent to live with her mysterious uncle, Mr. Craven, at gloomy Misselthwaite Manor, a very contrary Mary assumed the worst. But after exploring the grounds, she discovered that it just takes a little bit of magic to help gardens and friendships bloom.
							
Reviews

"Toko Hosoya’s hand-drawn illustrations and naturalistic color palette perfectly complement the garden, while realistic facial expressions capture the innocence and emotional journey of the three young friends. This worthy retelling of a classic tale is a fine companion to the original story." - Booklist

"Beautiful artwork and engaging narration help this retelling shine, hopefully inspiring viewers to explore this classic tale in its entirety." - School Library Journal