Frances Hodgson Burnett

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United States writer (born in England) remembered for her novels for children (1849-1924)

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Based on Frances Hodgson Burnett's classic novel, this production is about a selfish young girl who learns about the healing power of love and the miracle of rebirth.
In order to understand the cultural connotations of the actual and metaphorical garden in Frances Hodgson Burnett's novel, one has to briefly survey the history of English gardening in the Late Victorian period and its relationship to British imperialism.
Burnett, Frances Hodgson, The Secret Garden (Lippincott, 1938), 8 to 12 years and up.
The Forgotten Garden" by Kate Morton: Paying homage to Frances Hodgson Burnett's children's classic, "The Secret Garden," Kate Morton's second novel is an epic page-turner following an orphaned girl as she journeys from Australia to Cornwall that's at once haunting and enchanting.
The other books chosen for the exhibition are The Borrowers by Mary Norton (published in 1952), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl (1964), The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett (1911), The Iron Man by Ted Hughes (1968) and Peter and Wendy by JM Barrie (1911) Picture This: Children's Illustrated Classics runs from June 20 until September 27.
As a child I loved the riches-to-rags-to-riches A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett, with the monkey who climbs through the skylight and brings food and presents to the hungry orphan Sara Crewe.
Appropriately, Frances Hodgson Burnett's "The Secret Garden" is outdoors, Aug.
Noted as one of the best children''s books of the twentieth century The Secret Garden is a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett and is a classic of English children''s literature.
This theme is central to Frances Hodgson Burnett's 1910 novel, "The Secret Garden,'' which revolves around an English girl, Mary Lennox, born and raised in the British Raj, who is orphaned by a cholera outbreak when she is 11.
The second volume features passages by 14 children's authors, political figures, and well-known writers, born between the 1780s and 1860s, including Lady Morgan (Sydney Owenson), Anna Eliza Bray, Mary Wright Sewell, Mary Cowden Clarke, Louisa Twining, Marianne North, Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Anne Thackeray Ritchie, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Sarah Grand, Menie Muriel Dowie, Emmeline Pankhurst, E.
This new adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett's classic offers a magical tale of generosity, growing up and gardening.
Set in late Victorian England, The Making of a Lady, is a one-off thriller based on Frances Hodgson Burnett's novel, The Making of a Marchioness.
that's not a panto The selection box of seasonal shows include Matthew Kelly and Todd Carty in Monty Python's Spamalot at the Alexandra Theatre (until January 1); Frances Hodgson Burnett's classic children's tale The Secret Garden comes to life at the Rep (until January 8); Roald Dahl's Matilda, A Musical at the Courtyard Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon (until January 30).
Frances Hodgson Burnett remains best known for The Secret Garden (1911), A Little Princess (1905), and Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886).
Some of my favorite garden books are: A Southern Garden by Elizabeth Lawrence, One Man's Garden and The Essential Earthman by Henry Mitchell, The Sweet Apple Gardening Book by Celestine Sibley, and for children, A Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett.