My granddaughters introduced me to the movie, The Secret Garden, I loved it ! I’m 75 years old and to this very day I still love it and rent the movie every now and then. How about you ?
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. Several stage and film adaptations have been produced.
Several Books Published Over The Years
1910, 1911, 1980,1987,1989,1990,1995
First film version 1919
Second ~ 1949
An eight-part serial in 1952
An eight-part serial in 1960
In 1991, a musical version opened on Broadway.
In 2013, an opera by the American composer Nolan Gasser