Anne of Avonlea
At sixteen Anne is grown up. . . almost. Her gray eyes shine like evening stars, but her red hair is still as peppery as her temper. In the years since she arrived at Green Gables as a freckle-faced orphan, she has earned the love of the people of Avonlea and a reputation for getting into... show more
At sixteen Anne is grown up. . . almost. Her gray eyes shine like evening stars, but her red hair is still as peppery as her temper. In the years since she arrived at Green Gables as a freckle-faced orphan, she has earned the love of the people of Avonlea and a reputation for getting into scrapes. But when Anne begins her job as the new schoolteacher, the real test of her character begins. Along with teaching the three Rs, she is learning how complicated life can be when she meddles in someone else's romance, finds two new orphans at Green Gables, and wonders about the strange behavior of the very handsome Gilbert Blythe. As Anne enters womanhood, her adventures touch the heart and the funny bone.
Publish date: October 6th 1997
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Pages no: 276
Edition language: English
, Historical Fiction
Series: Anne of Green Gables (#2)
Anne Shirley is still my kindred!Now that she has finished school and got a teaching job at home, she really matures more and you can see what kind of woman Anne will become.This whole book is bascially about Anne, her new teaching job, and twins that Marilla inherits.Those twins are characters. One...
W tej powieści poznajemy trochę inną Anię. Starszą, prawie dorosłą, która pracuje jako nauczycielka. Jak w pracy sobie radzi? Czy od razu złapie kontakt z dziećmi w miejscu, gdzie sama się uczyła. Co z jej przyjaciółmi? Na takie pytania można znaleźć w książce odpowiedzi. Ale nie tylko. Bowiem na ...
While I really still enjoy this series, and even this book, I can't quite give this book the same praise that I gave Anne of Green Gables. Anne is growing up, and her inquisitive tongue and bright, mischievous nature are tempered a bit by age and experience (if 16-18 can really said to be age and ex...
Oh, Anne, you delightful girl! This installment bridges Anne's childhood and transition into womanhood. Though grown up, Anne remains imaginative and loving, and such a dear friend to revisit.
Yeah, this was less good than the first one.I hated every single one of the stinking children in this one, for one thing. Stories with young children in them from this era never attract me, and this was no exception. They were all so cutesy and blegh. I especially hated Davy and Dora - as well as...