"Marilla Cuthbert and her brother Matthew want to adopt an orphan, to help on the farm at Green Gables. They ask for a boy, but they get Anne, who has red hair and freckles, and who talks and talks and talks.They didn't want a girl, but how can they send a child back, like an unwanted parcel? So Anne stays, and begins a new life in the sleepy, quiet village of Avonlea in Canada.But it is not so quiet after Anne comes to live there . . ."
About the Author
Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942) was born in Canada, on Prince Edward Island. Her mother died when she was two years old, and she went to live with her grandmother and grandfather on their farm. She wrote her first book, Anne of Green Gables, in 1908, and it was an immediate success.
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