The Secret Garden, written by Frances Hodgson Burnett, is a charming illustrated book about a girl named Mary Lennox. She is a spoiled and sickly child who lives in India. When her parents die because of a cholera epidemic, she moves to Misselthwaite Manor to live with her rich uncle in England. Things are a definite change for her. She meets all sorts of people like Martha, Dickon, and Colin. Martha is a maid on the grounds who have taken a fancy to Mary, and Dickon is her brother. It is a story about a secret garden which holds many secrets inside it! In the secret garden is where magical things take place!