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Frances Hodgson Burnett's Christmas story. It's a perfectly fine addition to any set of Christmas stories, but the only part of it that really stands out as FHB is the writing. The plot is the same as many of the original Christmas stories one sees, and the hero is not exceptionally engaging to make up for it.
Frances Eliza Hodgson was the daughter of ironmonger Edwin Hodgson, who died three years after her birth, and his wife Eliza Boond. She was educated at The Select Seminary for Young Ladies and Gentleman until the age of fifteen, at which point the family ironmongery, then being run by her mother, failed, and the family emigrated to Knoxville, Tennessee. Here Hodgson began to write, in order to sup ...moreMore about Frances Hodgson Burnett...