The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Secret Garden

Frances Hodgson Burnett

fiction classics middle grade emotional medium-paced

331 pages | first published 1910

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"One of the most delightful and enduring classics of children's literature, The Secret Garden by Victorian author Frances Hodgson Burnett has remained a firm favorite with children the world over ever since it made its first appearance. Initially ...
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Moods

hopeful 65%
lighthearted 61%
inspiring 48%
adventurous 43%
emotional 38%
relaxing 32%
reflective 27%
mysterious 16%
funny 13%
sad 6%
challenging 3%
dark 2%

Pace

medium 61%
slow 28%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 71% | A mix: 23% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

Yes: 94% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 74% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 6% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 72% | Yes: 14% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 4% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.01