You would have to be particularly hard-hearted not to shed a tear at certain moments of this variable American imported interpretation of the well-known book by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The 'Spring Version' of The Secret Garden, based on Frances Hodgson Burnett
's classic 1911 novel, is a beautiful coming-ofage story.
REGULARLY in the Top 10 of popular children's books' lists, the musical adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett
's novel is as sweet as a rose and as dark as a moor on a December night.
WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN: Frances Hodgson Burnett
; Hair; Peru; 1958.
Along with Frances Hodgson Burnett
's The Secret Garden, she also illustrated many well known English children's nursery rhymes and books.
Like Frances Hodgson Burnett
's Secret Garden, nobody went in and nobody came out.
Both have been given the rights to stage The Secret Garden, a new musical based on Frances Hodgson Burnett
's children's novel.
Frances Hodgson Burnett
's children's classic The Secret Garden has been chosen by the Royal Shakespeare Company to follow up its success with The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.
Drama inspired by Frances Hodgson Burnett
''s classic novel, starring Camilla Belle, Joan Plowright, George Baker and Cherie Lunghi.
Promoter Lynda Burton said: "We held our first Live and Local event at the village venue in March with a very successful dramatic one-woman performance based on the life of Frances Hodgson Burnett
, the author of the children's classic The Secret Garden.
But it was the extravagant lifestyle of a later resident, Charles Harrison, which inspired author Frances Hodgson Burnett
to write the Lord Fauntleroy tales.
At number 51,The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
would seem to be the most obvious choice.