Frances Hodgson Burnett

English-American children's playwright and author

Frances Hodgson Burnett (24 November 184929 October 1924) was an English–American playwright and author. She is best known for her children's stories, including The Secret Garden, A Little Princess, and Little Lord Fauntleroy.

See also: The Secret Garden (1993 film)


The Secret Garden (1909)Edit

  • You and me are a good bit alike. We're neither of us good lookin', and we're both as sour as we look.
    • Ben
  • And this, my lovely child, is your garden.
    • Archie
  • You can't marry this Archibald. He's a gloomy, miserable cripple that hides himself away in that horrible house. You've said it yourself, you can't believe you love him and neither can I!
    • Rose

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