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Francis Hodgson Burnett

  • 5 stars across 12 books
    Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924) was an English writer and playwright. In 1865, she and her family emigrated to the United States, settling in Tennessee. At the age of nineteen, she began writing and publishing stories in magazines to help support her family. She married in 1872 and began writing novels a few years later, becoming a successful writer of both children's fiction and adult romances.Charles Robinson (1870- 1937) was one of the most popular and prolific black-and-white artists of the Edwardian era. Brother of the artists Thomas and William Heath Robinson, he came to prominence when asked to illustrate Robert Louis Stevenson's A Child's Garden of Verses.
    12th March 2015

    The Secret Garden

    When Mary Lennox is sent from India to the moors of England to live with her uncle after losing her parents, not only do... More

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    24th August 2016

    A Little Princess (Knickerbocker Children's Classic)

    Rediscover this classic tale about the power of imagination. First published as a book in 1905, A Little Princess chroni... More

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