“People never like me and I never like people," she thought. "And I never can talk as the Crawford children could. They were always talking and laughing and making noises.” Childhood Books, Books Covers, Books Worth, Children, Favorite Books, The Secret Gardens, France Hodgson Burnett, Thesecretgarden, Kid
“The robin flew from his swinging spray of ivy on to the top of the wall and he opened his beak and sang a loud, lovely trill, merely to show off. Nothing in the world is quite as adorably lovely as a robin when he shows off - and they are nearly always doing it.” ― The Secret Garden - Frances Hodgson Burnett,
I can remember the first time I ever saw this in theaters. Still brings me to tears every time I watch it. And plus I always wanted my own secret garden.
The Secret Garden is a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. It was initially published in serial format starting in the autumn of 1910, and was first published in its entirety in 1911. It is now one of Burnett's most popular novels, and is considered to be a classic of English children's literature.