Anne of Green GablesBook - 2015
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happyreader64 May 17, 2019
Anne of Green Gables by Lucy M. Montgomery has captured the heart of an 11 year old girl like no one I’ve ever read before. Her writing style is clear and descriptive. I found myself laughing out loud so many times. Anne and all the characters grow noticeably in the story. Anne has a never ending... Read More »
bibliosara Mar 29, 2019
I can hardly believe I never read this book growing up! I absolutely loved reading about quirky, charismatic, and wholly unique Anne Shirley. Montgomery was an incredibly talented author with as much imagination and artistic style as our Anne. The story of an eleven-year old orphan who finds an u... Read More »
DCLadults May 17, 2017
Originally published in 1908. Anne is honest, imperfect, funny, optimistic and as bold as her hair is red. Her story — filled with quirky characters, spot-on dialogue, humor, wisdom, adventure and imagination — will inspire you to find your own kindred spirits.
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AgeAdd Age Suitability
pink_dolphin_3025 thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over
VivianHe_0 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 11 and 13
sciencesurvival21 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over
QuotesAdd a Quote
It's been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.
“I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” -Anne Shirley
"...it's a million times nicer to be Anne of Green Gables than Anne of nowhere in particular, isn't it?"'
There's such a lot of different Annes in me. I sometimes think that is why I'm such a troublesome person. If I was just the one Anne it would be ever so much more comfortable, but then it wouldn't be half so interesting.
Anne :" It is ever so much easier to be good when your clothes are fashionable." :)
That's Ann with an 'e'.
SummaryAdd a Summary
It is about the life of a orphan named Anne Shirley. She gets adopted by mistake by Mathew and Marilla Cuthbert who are brother and sister. Anne makes a bosom friend named Diana Barry. Through out the book Anne gets into lots of trouble some caused by her bad temper. At the end Mathew dies and Anne decides to give the Redmond Scholarship and study college at home.