Best remembered as the president of the ad interim government of the Republic of Texas.
1 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 11/03/2009
Did you try wikipedia? There is a lot of info on her there with links and such. She wrote for a few magazines including Harpars Bazzar so you could try that as well. Cheers
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 01/12/2007
YESSSSSSSSSSSSS! i love that book i think the climax was when sara had her b day party and ms minchin told her that she was penniless and was a beggar. i really like the part when sara wakes up and finds all of the luxury items in...
3 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 01/11/2008
My daughter read The Secret Garden when she was about 11. It is one of her favourite books & although she is now 20 she still reads it every year.
8 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 13/07/2009
It appeals to children because it features a strong main character who manages to work through a difficult situation all on her own. Children love seeing independant kids as main characters, because they themselves want to be...
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 09/05/2011
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/secretgarden/summary.html http://www.bookrags.com/The_Secret_Garden Check out the links. They are very helpful
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 04/01/2012
Hi Emily - this link will provide you the answers you need for your questions: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Secret_Garden
3 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 11/05/2011
Put quite simply, I think the garden starts off as abandoned and neglected, as both Mary and Colin were in their ways. The gradual tending of the garden and its blossoming parallels...
3 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 10/02/2010
Read it. It was sweet, but Sara is too perfect. I can't imagine any little girl acting or thinking like her. Or maybe times have changed...
7 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 08/01/2009
No, it is not. That book was written in the 1880's, which is long before the great Rory Emerald was born.
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 12/01/2008