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Frances Hodgson Burnett Books In Order

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Publication Order of Emily Fox-Seton Books

The Making of a Marchioness (1901)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Methods of Lady Walderhurst (1901)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of The Head of the House of Coombe Books

The Head of the House of Coombe (1922)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Robin (1922)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of A Lady of Quality Books

A Lady Of Quality (1896)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
His Grace of Osmonde (2005)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

One Day at Arle (1872)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Theo: A Sprightly Love Story (1877)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
That Lass O'Lowrie's (1877)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Surly Tim (1877)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Haworth's (1878)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lindsay's Luck (1878)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Woman Who Saved Me (1879)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Miss Crespigny (1879)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Louisiana (1879)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Fair Barbarian (1881)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Esmerelda (1881)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Through One Administration (1881)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sara Crewe or What Happened at Miss Minchin's (With: ) (1888)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Editha's Burglar (1888)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Fortunes of Philippa Fairfax (1888)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Pretty Sister of Jose (1889)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Drury Lane Boys\' Club (1892)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Two Little Pilgrims' Progress (1895)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
In Connection with the De Willoughby Claim (With: ) (1899)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Little Princess (1905)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Dawn of a To-Morrow (1905)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Shuttle (1906)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Racketty-Packetty House (1906)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Queen Silver-Bell (1906)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Land of the Blue Flower (1908)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Good Wolf (1908)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Secret Garden (1910)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
My Robin (1912)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
T. Tembarom (1913)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Lost Prince (1915)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Little Hunchback Zia (1915)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The White People (1917)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The One I Knew The Best Of All: A Memory Of The Mind Of A Child (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Collections

Little Saint Elizabeth and Other Stories (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Natalie and Other Stories (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jarl's Daughter, and Other Novelettes (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of A Stepping Stone Book (TM) Books

Gulliver's Travels (By:Jonathan Swift) (1726)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (By:Victor Hugo) (1831)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Les Misérables (By:Victor Hugo) (1862)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Case of the Elevator Duck (By:) (1973)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Frankenstein (By:Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley) (1982)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (By:) (1983)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (By:Robert Louis Stevenson,Kate McMullan) (1984)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Knights of the Round Table (By:) (1985)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Silver (By:,Gloria Whelan) (1988)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Minstrel in the Tower (By:) (1988)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Pioneer Cat (By:) (1988)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Aliens for Breakfast (By:,Stephanie Spinner) (1988)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Boy Who Ate Dog Biscuits (By:) (1989)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Treasure Island (By:Lisa Norby) (1990)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hannah (By:Gloria Whelan) (1991)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Aliens for Lunch (By:,Stephanie Spinner) (1991)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Aliens For Dinner (By:,Stephanie Spinner) (1994)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Three Musketeers (By:) (1994)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tooter Pepperday (By:Jerry Spinelli) (1995)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (By:) (1995)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Smasher (By:) (1996)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Blue Ribbon Blues (By:Jerry Spinelli) (1998)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Man in the Iron Mask (By:) (1998)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Ghost Horse (By:) (1999)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Prince and the Pauper (By:Jane E. Gerver) (1999)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fossil Fever (By:) (1999)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Escape South (By:) (2000)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Snake Camp (By:) (2000)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wild Horses (By:) (2001)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Miami Jackson Sees It Through (By:Patricia McKissack) (2002)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Horn for Louis (By:) (2005)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Secret of the Painted House (By:,Marion Dane Bauer) (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Picture for Marc (By:) (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Jungle Book (By:) (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Mermaids (By:) (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Spotlight for Harry (By:) (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Honey Cake (By:) (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Anna Maria's Gift (By:) (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Very Little Princess (By:Marion Dane Bauer,Elizabeth Sayles) (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Attack of the Shark-Headed Zombie (By:) (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Very Little Princess: Rose's Story (By:Marion Dane Bauer,Elizabeth Sayles) (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Last of the Mohicans (By:James Fenimore Cooper,Les Martin) (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Stampede of the Supermarket Slugs (By:) (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Invasion of the Junkyard Hog (By:) (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Time to Be Brave (By:) (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
GoldieBlox Chapter Book #1 (By:) (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Goldie Blox and the Best! Pet! Ever! (By:) (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Goldie Blox and the Best Friend Fail! (By:) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Goldie Blox and the Haunted Hacks!) (By:) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Penguin Young Readers: Level 3 Books

Princess Lulu Goes to Camp (By:) (0)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Bookstore Burglar (By:) (0)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Four Eyes (By:Kate McMullan) (1918)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Four on the Shore (By:,Edward Marshall) (1985)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Three up a Tree (By:) (1986)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Very Quiet Cricketby Carle, EricPaperback (By:Eric Carle) (1990)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Eek! Stories to Make You Shriek (By:Jane O'Connor) (1992)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
George Washington's Mother (By:Jean Fritz) (1992)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Snakes (By:Patricia Brennan Demuth) (1993)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Bats: Creatures of the Night (By:Joyce Milton) (1993)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Gorillas (By:,Patricia Brennan Demuth) (1994)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Big Cats (By:Joyce Milton) (1994)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Secret Garden (By:Deborah Hautzig) (1995)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sitting Bull (By:) (1995)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
My Brother, Ant (By:,Betsy Byars) (1996)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Volcanoes: Mountains That Blow Their Tops (By:) (1996)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Flower Girl (By:Gail Herman) (1996)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Johnny Appleseed (By:Patricia Brennan Demuth) (1996)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Pirate School (By:Cathy East Dubowski) (1996)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Mummies (By:,Joyce Milton) (1996)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Little Princess (With: Deborah Hautzig) (1996)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Ant Plays Bear (By:,Betsy Byars) (1997)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wagon Train (By:,Sydelle Kramer) (1997)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Baby Wolf (By:) (1998)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Pink Snow and Other Weird Weather (By:Jennifer Dussling) (1998)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Knights (By:) (1998)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Agapanthus Hum and the Eyeglasses (By:) (1999)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Giant Squid: Mystery of the Deep (By:,Jennifer Dussling) (1999)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dinosaur Eggs (By:,Jennifer Dussling) (2000)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Planets (By:Jen Arena,Jennifer Dussling) (2000)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Martin Luther King and the March on Washington (By:) (2000)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Why Do Cats Meow? (By:Joan Holub) (2001)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hamster Chase (By:) (2001)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Breakout at the Bug Lab (By:Joan Holub) (2001)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sharks (By:) (2001)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
One Hundred Monsters in My School (By:,Bonnie Bader) (2002)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Amazing Arctic Animals (By:) (2002)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dear Tooth Fairy (By:Jane O'Connor) (2002)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Why Do Rabbits Hop? (By:Joan Holub) (2003)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Honeybees (By:Joyce Milton) (2003)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Go, Fractions (By:Judith Bauer Stamper) (2003)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Benny the Big Shot Goes to Camp (By:Bonnie Bader) (2003)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Family Reunion / Graphs (By:Bonnie Bader) (2003)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Giant Jellybean Jar (By:) (2004)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Why Do Snakes Hiss? (By:Joan Holub) (2004)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
I Brought My Rat For Show and Tell (By:) (2004)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Grasshopper Pie and Other Poems (By:) (2004)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Why Do Birds Sing? (By:Joan Holub) (2004)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Giant Lizards (By:) (2005)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Do Dolphins Really Smile? (By:Laura Driscoll) (2006)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Bug Out! (By:) (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Emperor Penguins (By:,Roberta Edwards) (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fake Out! (By:) (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Baby Panda Is Born (By:) (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fireflies (By:) (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Coral Reefs (By:,Peter Bull) (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Black Out! (By:) (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Polar Bears in Danger (By:,Roberta Edwards) (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
No Room at the Inn (By:) (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Far Out! (By:) (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Maxed Out! (By:) (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Miracle of Easter (By:) (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Flight of the Butterflies (By:,Roberta Edwards) (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Watch Out! (By:) (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Pouch Babies (By:) (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Owls: Birds of the Night (By:) (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Backyard Chickens (By:Avery Reed) (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Giraffes (By:Jennifer Dussling) (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Thomas Edison and His Bright Idea (By:,Patricia Brennan Demuth) (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Kate's Wish (By:) (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Daring Amelia (By:) (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Red White and Blue (By:Susan Isaacs) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Anthologies

A St. Nicholas Anthology: The Early Years(1969)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Our Haunted Shores(2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Frances Hodgson Burnett
Frances Hodgson Burnett was born November 24, 1849 at 385 Cheetham Hill Road, and was the daughter of a small shopkeeper and the third of five kids.

She had an active imagination and wrote stories that she made up in old notebooks. A favorite novel of hers was Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe, and she spent a lot of time acting out scenes from this story.

Frances was educated at The Select Seminary for Young Ladies and Gentleman until she was fifteen, at which time the family ironmongery, which her mom was running, failed, and the family emigrated to Knoxville, Tennessee. She was described as being “romantic” and “precocious”. It was here that she started to write, in order to supplement the family’s income, assuming full responsibility for the family when her mom died, in the year 1870.

Frances had an active social life and enjoyed telling her cousins and friends stories, and in her mom, she found a good audience, although her brothers typically teased her about her stories.

Frances started writing short stories based on those that were in popular English magazines, with immediate recognition and success.

She married a local doctor, named Dr. Swan Burnett, in the year 1872 and with whom she had two sons, Vivian and Lionel. Her literary success conflicted with his work and they ended up divorcing in the year 1898 at the same time that Vivian graduated from Harvard. The official cause for divorce was given as desertion, however but they had orchestrated the dissolution of their marriage some years prior.

She married again, this time to an actor named Stephen Townsend in 1900 until the year 1902 when they got divorced as well. It is believed that he only married her so she would help with his acting career and to support him financially.

While unable to live with Townsend, she rented a house in London during the winter of 1900-1901. Here she socialized with her friends and wrote. She worked on two books: “The Shuttle”, a longer and more complex, and “The Making of a Marchioness”, which she wrote in just a few weeks and published to good reviews.

After her great success as a children’s author, novelist, and playwright, she maintained homes in America and England, traveling back and forth rather frequently.

Frances was a controversial figure in her later years, due to her devotion to mystic cults and her strong mindedness. She died October 29, 1924 at the age of 74 in her home in Long Island, New York.

Her popular novel, “The Secret Garden”, has been adapted extensively in film, stage, and television and has been translated into all the major languages of the world. In the year 1991, the novel was adapted into a Japanese anime which aired on television in Japan.

Frances’ debut novel, called “That Lass o’Lowrie’s”, was released in the year 1874. Her work was from the inspirational and children’s fiction genres.

“Little Lord Fauntleroy” is a stand alone novel that was released in the year 1886. Cedric Errol is a kind, generous, and exemplary middle class American boy that is found to be the heir of the Earl of Dorincourt. While saying his loving goodbyes to his working class friends, he heads off to England along with his mom to embrace his newfound fortune. His grandpa, the old earl, is a bitter old man ridden with gout and his foul temper, and he doesn’t trust anybody.

However this angelic boy elicits one profound transformation in the grandpa, which doesn’t just benefit the castle household but the entire populace of the earldom. If the old man’s heart would only soften toward Cedric’s estranged mom, the family would finally be healed.

When another possible heir to the earldom makes their claim, it appears that everything is in fact lost. However all things are possible through a kid’s innocent trust, unconditional love, and true friendship.

This is a beloved children’s novel that made a major impact on the nineteenth century public, and shaped everything from boys’ clothing fashions to copyright law.

“The Secret Garden” is a stand alone novel that was released in the year 1909. Mary Lennox, a young English girl, returns to England having been in India, having suffered the immense trauma of losing both of her parents in an epidemic of cholera. But, her memories of her parents aren’t pleasant ones, as they were a pleasure seeking, selfish, and neglectful couple.

Mary is sent to the care of her uncle Arichibald Craven, whom she’s never met. She goes to his home, Misselthwaite Manor which is located in gloomy Yorkshire, which is a vast change from the warm and sunny climate she’d grown used to. When she shows up, she’s a stubborn, rude, and given to have stormy temper tantrums. But her nature undergoes quite the gradual transformation once she learns of the tragedies that’ve befallen her disciplinarian and strict uncle whom she originally despised and feared.

Once while he is away from the home, she finds a charming walled garden which always remains locked. The mystery starts deepening when she hears the noise of sobbing from somewhere inside her uncle’s huge mansion. The kindly servants just ignore her questions or act like they haven’t heard. Which only spikes Mary’s curiosity that much more.

“The Lost Prince” is a stand alone novel that was released in the year 1914. This is the enchanting tale of a young boy that discovers his true destiny. Marco, age twelve, knows that he is being trained for something, but is just unsure of what. All of his life he has traveled with his dad in secret, learning many different languages and the ways of a gentleman, however is forbidden to speak about Samavia, their country of origin.

Samavia has been fraught with some war or other for the past five hundred years now, ever since that prince vanished mysteriously. However now, there is some hope that peace might come, as it’s been rumored that there is a descendant of the lost prince might’ve been discovered.

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