Anne of Green GablesBook - 2007
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RenaeP_KCMO Mar 03, 2021
Anne of Green Gables is a book that will make you fall in love with its "splendid" and "delightful" characters, but also throw you into the "depths of despair" along with its main character.
This is a character-driven book that makes you deeply love the Anne, Mari... Read More »
How does an imaginative, spirited orphan find her place in the home of an elderly brother and sister who were expecting to pick up a boy? Read this book to see, and then you can read others in this series and in the spin-off series that feature Anne's children. Anne Shirley is dear to my heart. I... Read More »
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Blessed_home thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 8 and 13
pink_dolphin_3025 thinks this title is suitable for 8 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
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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.