Anne of Green Gables
Anne of Green Gables. L.M. Montgomery was inspired to write this great classic, by a number of things. One piece inspiration came from an old piece of paper that she had written when she was young, in which she described a couple that had been accidentally sent an orphan girl instead of the... show more
Anne of Green Gables. L.M. Montgomery was inspired to write this great classic, by a number of things. One piece inspiration came from an old piece of paper that she had written when she was young, in which she described a couple that had been accidentally sent an orphan girl instead of the expected boy, deciding to keep her anyway. Montgomery also pulled from more young memories, taking from her experiences in Prince Edward Island.
, Historical Fiction
, Coming Of Age
Uwierzycie, że nigdy nie czytałam Ani z Zielonego Wzgórza? A leżała sobie spokojnie na półce i czekała cierpliwie. Zawsze wybierałam inne pozycje. Czy to pożyczałam, czy wygrywałam, czy dostawałam, czy kupowałam. Zawsze inną czytałam. Aż wreszcie, pięknego środowego dnia się za nią zabrałam. I jak z...
I've lost track of the number of times I've re-read this book as it has been a favorite of mine for a long time. The book, and it's follow up books, are classics for a reason. During a recent bout with insomnia I decided to pick it up again and was charmed all over again by Anne and her scrapes.This...
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. *...
Goodreads summary: "The dearest and most moving and delightful child since the immortal Alice." —Mark TwainMy dislikes: Being an orphan, having red hair, people twitting about my red hair, being called "carrots" by Gilbert Blythe. My likes: Living at the Green Gables with Marilla and Matthew Cuthbe...
Finally, after two months of not being able to finish a book...I got one finished! #Yes! Such a wonderful little book. And the narrator helped it along. I don't know if I had finished it without the narration. I've always loved the movies and when I saw the book in my local used book store, I ha...