Author: Francis H. Burnett
Reviewer: Holly H
This book is a historical fiction novel with a little mystery to it too. Can you imagine what it would be like to live in a mansion with locked doors and secret gardens? Mary Lennox, a ten year old, has just this experience.
She is a young girl whose parents died from cholera. She is sent to live with her uncle at his manor and becomes friends with two boys while there. Colin is bedridden and sick most of his life, and his friendship with Mary shows how friends can help one another become stronger.
I recommend this book if you like reading about characters close to your age.
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