A Thistle Cannot Grow » by fiveby10eighty3 Colin and Mary returned from university before the outbreak of the Great War. Mary wants to have a purpose in life-Colin is satisfied to work with his father in matters concerning Misselthwaite. However, war breaks out, and it's every man for himself! Dickon and Colin go off to fight and Mary's future isn't as rosy without Colin...
K, English, Family & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 7/7 published: 7/24/2016
4The Price of War » by skogrdragon Can Mary, Colin and Dickon get through the difficulties of growing up, and in the midst of a cruel war? M&D C/CC
K+, English, Friendship & Tragedy, chapters: 4, words: 11k+, favs: 2, follows: 6, updated: 6/26 published: 6/22/2016
22When the World Turned Upside Down » by PeculiarLeah The Great War sends the lives of Mary, Colin, and Dickon in directions they couldn't have imagined. The cruel irony of a war injury which paralyzes Colin. Facing life in a wheelchair, Colin crosses paths with the beautiful, young Russian Jewish immigrant Rutka Ludtke. This story is a third Downton Abby, a third All Quiet on the Western Front, and a third The Secret Garden
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 18, words: 39k+, favs: 5, follows: 9, updated: 5/20 published: 7/29/2016
1Secret of the Daisies » by AdventureSpacePrincess American Richie Lamb had just lost his mother, Mary Lennox. After putting a bullet in her head, his father goes into a severe depression and Richie is sent to England. Now in a new country, with a new life, he discovers the mystery of his mother and why she decided to end it all. Dickon/Mary, Colin/Mary (WARNING: HAS SENSITIVE AND EXPLICIT CONTENT REGARDING MENTAL HEALTH.)
T, English, Romance & Tragedy, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, updated: 3/11 published: 12/6/2017
7The Lady Of Misselthwaite » by sweetlygleaming AU. What if it was Lord Archibald Craven who died in the garden and Lady Lilias Craven was left to mourn him? (Similar writing style to my story The Glimmer of Bliss with a somewhat different plotline...*Caution: Dr. Neville Craven is a villain.)
T, English, Drama, chapters: 13, words: 9k+, favs: 6, follows: 5, updated: 1/21 published: 7/21/2016
Something New is Growing by xxJillian-Elizabethxx "Archibald always felt as if there was magic inside the garden, and he believed it was because of Lilias. She put her heart and soul into bringing the garden to life. Now, it seemed she was one with the garden, as though she had truly given her own spirit to the flowers to help them grow." musical-verse
K, English, Romance, words: 1k+, 1/10
3Temper, Temper by Angeladex Based more on the musical than the book; Mary's temper is known throughout the household, and Neville matches it. Drabble. I might do more with it. Rated K plus for cursing and an adult slapping a child. TW: child abuse (Just to be safe) Concrit adored.
K+, English, Drama, words: 407, favs: 1, 1/1
207Growing Up » by Appello Growing up is never easy. For Mary, Dickon and Colin, it will be the hardest thing they've ever done. And maybe this time, not even the garden will be enough to save them. My take on the future of these characters, as they learn to live, laugh and love all over again. Set during World War One. D/M, eventual Colin/OC.
T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 18, words: 30k+, favs: 81, follows: 117, updated: 12/5/2017 published: 1/26/2013
6Mary's Choices » by Princess Regia Al 2 years after the book(and 1993 movie), Mary overhears Medlock tell her Uncle that he should consider bringing suitors to the manor, even though Mary's only 12! Mary tells Martha, but's overheard by Colin & Dickon. After a brief argument, everything seems fine, until a mysterious new girl, Daisy, comes to the manor, and WW1 breaks out.
K, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 12, words: 8k+, favs: 4, follows: 6, updated: 10/20/2017 published: 3/1/2015
1 Tear It Down by celestial1 He's not sure why he thought this time would be any different. Based on a short scene from the 1987 Hallmark adaptation.
K+, English, Friendship & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 10/3/2017
1 An Uncle's Love for his Niece by vampiregirl28 This is a short story of how Archibald Craven and Mary Lennox love each other as family.
K, English, Family, words: 381, favs: 3, follows: 1, 9/23/2017
805Aftermath » by Belfast Docks In the aftermath of WWI, life moves forward. M/D, eventual C/OC, M/D/C friendship. NOT for those who dislike Mary/Dickon, or for those who dislike Colin.
T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 94, words: 131k+, favs: 211, follows: 202, updated: 8/30/2017 published: 12/30/2010
The Secret Garden by Shastadragonairtamer A simple little oneshot that came to me after rewatching The Secret Garden, set many years after the movie. Admittedly this is probably not my best work, but I like it & hope you do too.
K, English, Spiritual, words: 929, favs: 2, follows: 2, 6/6/2017
86Misselthwaite Again » by CityWilderness Fiction based on the original book by F. H. Burnett, as well as the 1993 film adaption. Mary, Dickon and Colin are faced with love and war, and yet their friendship remains as strong as ever. Mary/ Dickon, Colin/ OC This is not one for people who dislike Colin. I will be making sure that he plays a large role in this story, as I've always had a soft spot for him. T for safety.
T, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 44, words: 79k+, favs: 61, follows: 63, updated: 5/10/2017 published: 8/1/2013
2 A Secret Short » by Annie Dolnar "He said that when he saw her, he thought he had died and she was an angel." Dickon/Mary, Colin/OC Short story wherein Colin gives us a little insight into what happened after the books.
K+, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 8, follows: 3, 4/5/2017
3Love has found its home by analford2k 15 year old Mary Lennox and 17 year old Dickon Sowerby give their hearts to one another and now must navigate Yorkshire England together as they look toward their future.
K+, English, Romance & Family, words: 930, favs: 2, follows: 2, 3/24/2017
28A Rose By Any Other Name » by LirielLee More than anything, Mary Lennox fears becoming a selfish, vain, empty-headed creature like her mother. To prevent this she runs away from her schooling in London to join the war effort. Her thoughts linger on her boys, Colin at school and Dickon called up to war himself and her secret garden. Life brings painful lessons and sometimes it brings exactly what we want most.
K+, English, Romance, chapters: 9, words: 12k+, favs: 14, follows: 27, updated: 1/11/2017 published: 4/4/2014
2 Forgive Me by Projectcompassion418 Collin considers suicide after a long bout of problems.
T, English, Family & Friendship, words: 572, 1/8/2017
10She Needs A Home » by Projectcompassion418 Lily and Archibald adopt Mary after Rose and Albert die of the cholera. AU: Lily is pregnant with Collin. Mary is 2 1/2.
K, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 13, words: 4k+, favs: 6, follows: 5, updated: 1/6/2017 published: 12/31/2016
1 C Section by Projectcompassion418 Lily goes into early labor AU story
K, English, Family, words: 215, 12/30/2016
1 Death Is Weak by Projectcompassion418 Archibald's thoughts after Lily dies. Short drabble but very moving
K, English, Poetry & Tragedy, words: 178, favs: 1, 12/29/2016
Believe In The Majick by Faith E. Cassidine Mary returns to her home, hoping that the secret garden still holds the majick she once believed in.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 318, favs: 2, follows: 1, 10/13/2016
27The Secret Heart (Sequel to The Secret Garden) » by Perspective Provider Six years have passed and now Mary, Colin, and Dickon have all grown up, but remained as close as ever. As the war wages on though, the three friends will be torn apart, brought together in new ways, learn to hate, learn to love, and ultimately become new adults, each in their own way. Rated T for subtle content, but may get to M in some later chapters.
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 19k+, favs: 18, follows: 19, updated: 9/10/2016 published: 6/23/2016
17 When Mary Holds Your Hand » by rebecca-in-blue "Mary could scarcely bear to leave him. He seemed too good to be true." Mostly fluffy scenes of Dickon and Mary together, set around the time of the book.
K, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 6, words: 4k+, favs: 28, follows: 12, updated: 9/2/2016 published: 8/28/2016
3Llega la primavera by Hadassa Lyricist El tiempo pasa, el mundo cambia, al igual que las estaciones, al igual que las personas, Colin ríe, Mary llora, y Dickon está para ambos, asi querían que se quedara para siempre… Juguemos prima, juguemos, hazme compañía, cuentame historias, no me abandones. Mary nunca estarás sola mientras respire, porque tú eres dueña de mi ser y viviré solo para tu felicidad.
K, Spanish, Romance & Drama, words: 942, favs: 2, follows: 2, 8/3/2016