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Frances hodgson burnett was born frances eliza hodgson in manchester, england, on november 24, 1849 her father's work as a silversmith and master of decorative arts kept the hodgsons in relative affluence until his death in 1854.
The secret garden, novel for children by frances hodgson burnett, published in 1911 the book, considered burnett’s best, has become a classic of children’s literature. The secret garden the secret garden is a children's novel by frances hodgson burnett first published as a book in 1911, after a version was published as an american magazine serial beginning in 1910 set in england, it is one of burnett's most popular novels and is considered a classic of english children's literature. The secret garden lesson plans frances hodgson burnett book find activities: characters, plot, literary, theme, summary, point of view, compare contrast & vocabulary. The secret garden by frances hodgson burnett brunett created an inspirational tale of transformation and empowerment mary lennox, a sickly and contrary little girl, is orphaned to dim prospects in a gloomy english manor - her only friend is a bed-ridden boy named colin whose prospects may be dimmer than hers. Frances hodgson burnett is the award-winning author of such children s classics as the secret garden, little lord fauntleroy, and a little princess born in manchester, england in 1849, burnett immigrated with her family to knoxville, tennessee, at the age of sixteen, and there began her career writing stories for magazines, eventually. The secret garden by frances hodgson burnett is really about the transformative power of finding “passion” which gives meaning to life. There's something strange about the secret garden the classic novel by frances hodgson burnett, published 100 years ago this summer, takes the traditional children's literature trope of the orphan protagonist and twists it.
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