Everyone’s favorite redhead, the spunky Anne Shirley, begins her adventures at Green Gables, a farm outside Avonlea, Prince Edward Island. When the freckled girl realizes that the elderly Cuthberts wanted to adopt a boy instead, she begins to try to win them and, consequently, the reader, over.
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Review of Anne of Green Gables:
Anne (with an e) simply stole my heart. Her curiosity and limitless imagination can’t help but make you smile, and her even stubbornness and temper are surprisingly endearing. Anne reminded me to be in constant wonder of the world.
Though I didn’t think the writing was particularly noteworthy, it was the characters that turned this sweet story into a timeless classic. Anne had me laughing out loud (particularly when she stomped on the candy valentine Gilbert gave her). Read More