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When Mary Lennox's parents die from cholera in India, the spoiled orphan is transplanted to her uncle's 600-year-old gloomy and secretive estate in England. She is certain that she is destined for misery at Misselthwaite Manor. When Mary meets the old groundskeeper, he is the first to tell her what he thinks of her: "We was wove out of th' same cloth. We're neither of us good lookin' an' we're both of us as sour as we look. We've got the same nasty tempers, both of us, I'll warrant." However, Mary soon discovers an arched doorway into an overgrown garden that has been locked shut since the death of her aunt ten years earlier. Fate grants Mary access to the secret garden and she begins transforming it into a thing of beauty-unaware that she, too, is changing.

Hardcover, 192 pages
Published on June 1, 2017 by Kappa Books Publishers
ISBN-10: 0766633373
ISBN-13: 9780766633377
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  • GigiSaturday, April 13, 2019 at 8:36 am
    Best book I ever read in the years
    • iamcoolWednesday, March 27, 2019 at 8:16 am
      thats so really cute
      • ikyra_marie
        ikyra_marieWednesday, February 13, 2019 at 12:00 am
        really cute!
        • aishaMonday, February 11, 2019 at 11:46 am
          I loved it
          • itsmeggydawolf
            itsmeggydawolfWednesday, January 30, 2019 at 10:11 am55 stars
            Its such a great story and it teaches a good lesson
            • annabeth20091
              annabeth20091Friday, August 3, 2018 at 9:00 am55 stars
              It's a good book. I like how it uses traditional Indian language.
              • wiccanbat666
                wiccanbat666Monday, July 2, 2018 at 1:15 pm55 starsFeatured
                I know this book seems out of place among the fare I usually read, but hey, all I can say is that I like what I like. There is some intangible quality to this book that really strikes a chord in me. The whole idea of that sickly child being healed with love, attention, and (forgive me an LDS joke) wholesome recreational activities, just somehow speaks Truth to me. I think this book has strong application to today's problems with the rising generation.
                • SAVANNAH 12Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 9:07 am
                  This is a great book ive read it countless times
                  • mimi10
                    mimi10Monday, December 11, 2017 at 1:31 pm55 stars
                    This is a great book! It’s about a girl who discovers life of not being spoiled. She also discovers a key to a garden.
                    • klbaek26
                      klbaek26Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 3:45 am55 stars
                      I loved the book Secret Garden!!!!!