The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

(Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Written by:
Illustrated by: Jillian Tamaki

  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780143106456
  • 272 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • 18 and up


Published to coincide with the 2011 centennial of The Secret Garden’s publication, this Penguin Threads edition of the classic children’s tale includes cover art by Jillian Tamaki and deluxe french flaps. Commissioned by award-winning Penguin art director Paul Buckley, the Penguin Threads series debuts with cover art by Jillian Tamaki for three gift-worthy Penguin Classics. Sketched out in a traditional illustrative manner, then hand stitched using needle and thread, the final covers are sculpt embossed for a tactile, textured, and beautiful book design that will appeal to the Etsy(tm)-loving world of handmade crafts.
The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

Written by: Frances Hodgson Burnett, Illustrated by: Jillian Tamaki


“It is only the exceptional author who can write a book about children with sufficient skill, charm, simplicity, and significance to make it acceptable to both young and old. Mrs. Burnett is one of the few thus gifted.”—The New York Times