The secret garden : retold from Frances Hodgeson Burnett original /

by DuBose, Martha Hailey; Corvino, Lucy [ill.]; Burnett, Frances Hodgson.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Classic starts. Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub., c2005Description: 152 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 1402713193; 9781402713194 :.Title notes: $5.95 9/16/2009 (hm)$5.95 8/16/2010Subject(s): Orphans -- Fiction | Gardens -- Fiction | People with disabilities -- Fiction | Orphans -- Fiction | Gardens -- Fiction | People with disabilities -- Fiction | Yorkshire (England) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction | Great Britain -- History -- Edward VII, 1901-1910 -- Fiction | Yorkshire (England) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction | Great Britain -- History -- Edward VII, 1901-1910 -- Fiction | Chapter booksOnline resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description Summary: An abridged version of the tale of ten-year-old Mary who, after the death of her parents, comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors where she discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden.
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Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts . The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children) with the respect they deserve--all at an incomparable price.<br> <br> The discovery of a neglected garden transforms the life of a sullen and unloved little girl-and everyone around her, too. When the newly orphaned Mary Lennox leaves her native India and arrives at her uncle's mansion in Yorkshire, everything seems strange to her. Then Mary hears of a mysterious garden where no one has set foot in 10 years. With the help of some new friends, she plans to uncover its secrets...and make it blossom once again.<br>

An abridged version of the tale of ten-year-old Mary who, after the death of her parents, comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors where she discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden.

$5.95 9/16/2009 (hm)

$5.95 8/16/2010

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