Bio: The author of the famous Canadian novel Anne of Green Gables, Lucy Maud Montgomery, was born at Clifton, Prince Edward Island, Nov. 30, 1874. She came to live at Leaskdale, north of Uxbridge Ontario, in 1911 after her wedding with Rev. Ewen Macdonald on July 11, 1911 in Prince Edward Island. Her three children were born at Leaskdale, and she wrote close to a dozen books while she was living in the Leaskdale Manse before the Macdonald family moved to Norval, Ontario in 1926. Maud died in Toronto April 24, 1942 and was buried at Cavendish, Prince Edward Island.
Anne Shirley is all grown up now, sixteen and about to fulfill her dream of becoming a teacher in Avonlea, if she can impress the people of Avonlea that she is mature enough. Well, almost a woman, because strange things still seem to happen to Anne at the worst of times--like when two influential matrons come to call, while Anne is engaged in replacing the feathers in her featherbed. There is no neat way to move several bushels of feathers! Will Gilbert fulfill her dreams as well, now that she's... more info>>
Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert were to adopt a boy to help the childless couple with the farm. To their surprise, instead of the boy they planned to adopt, a young girl, Anne, arrived instead. follow the Cuthberts and Anne as the talkative young girl turns into a beautiful young woman. Set in beautiful Prince Edward Island Canada. *cover photo is Green Gables as it is today*
This is the continuing story of Anne Shirley in the third book in the Anne of Green Gables series. Anne leaves her family and her work as a teach in Avonlea to attend Remond College for four years. At first, she lives in a boardinghouse, but later shares a house with her old friends from Queen's, Priscilla and Stella, her new friend Philippa, and Stella's Aunt Jamesina, who takes care of the house for the girls.
Anne Shirley is all grown up now, and married to the love of he life. They move into a tiny house together, living on the far edge of an island community. Will all be bliss? Or will Anne find that life is not as perfect as it seems? How will she get on with her neighbors, a crusty lighthouse keeper, and an unhappily married woman her own age?