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6 edition of The garden of reading found in the catalog.

The garden of reading

an anthology of twentieth-century short fiction about gardens and gardeners

  • 302 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Overlook Duckworth in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardens -- Fiction,
  • American fiction -- 20th century,
  • English fiction -- 20th century,
  • Short stories, American,
  • Short stories, English,
  • Gardening -- Fiction,
  • Gardeners -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michele Slung.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsSlung, Michele B., 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS648.G37 G36 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination270 p. ;
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3312322M
    ISBN 101585675083, 0715632639
    LC Control Number2004066272

      1. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil begins with a portrait of Jim Williams, the man around whom the book's "plot" revolves. Yet the author sweeps Williams offstage after one chapter and we do not encounter him again until the end of Chap when we learn that he shot Danny ://   Parents need to know that Frances Hodgson Burnett's The Secret Garden is a beautifully written book about two selfish, disagreeable English cousins -- Mary and Colin -- whose lives and dispositions are transformed when they find their way into a locked, walled garden. Friendship and the restorative powers of nature help the children gain good spirits and ://

      Holy Cross Catholic Church priest, the Rev. Martin Orijanioke (right) reads from the Book of Blessings at the church’s groundbreaking for its Centennial Memorial Garden. Assisted by church   Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt The victim is Danny Hansford, a small-time hustler who, early on a Saturday morning in May , was shot dead by his sometime employer Jim Williams in the latter's exquisitely restored house in Savannah, ://

    2 days ago  The move from industrial England to rural America was for the family a journey to the green, natural world that would become a central theme in many of Burnett's later works, including The Secret Garden. Burnett's first published story, "Miss Carruthers' Engagement," appeared in a magazine called Godey's Lady's Book in After the death of But this book – this book is ambitious, though not in the sense that Vita describes; rather, it offers the exhilaration of reading something genuinely bold and original. Its ambitions succeed because of the work of a fearless writer who wants to say something new to


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