Anne of the Island

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Penguin UK, Aug 6, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 368 pages
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The third heartwarming book about red-haired Anne Shirley.

As her childhood friends get married and move away, Anne too leaves Prince Edward Island for college in Kingsport. Although Priscilla Grant and Gilbert Blythe are there, too, she feels lonely and out of place. But Anne soon makes new friends, one of whom is rich, handsome Roy Gardner, whose attentions to Anne make Gilbert very jealous...


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User Review  - DabOfDarkness - LibraryThing

Note: While this is Book 3 in the series it works just fine as a stand alone. Anne Shirley is growing up and now in her late teens, she has the opportunity to go to college. Set in 1915, Redmond ... Read full review

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User Review  - nancynova - LibraryThing

Anne's tale continues with her 4 years at a university in Nova Scotia, with summers and holidays on PEI. A few of her chums from PEI are also at school with her, plus she meets new friends, bids ... Read full review


Introduction by Budge Wilson
The Shadow of Change
Garlands of Autumn
Greetings and Farewell
Aprils Lady
Letters from Home
In the Park
Home Again
Pattys Place
The Round of Life
Averils Atonement
The Way of Transgressors
The Summons
A Dream Turned Upside Down
Adjusted Relationships
A Letter from Davy

Annes First Proposal
An Unwelcome Lover and a Welcome Friend

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L. M. Montgomery was born in Clifton, Prince Edward Island, in 1874. A prolific writer, she published many short stories, poems and novels but she is best known for Anne of Green Gables and its sequels, inspired by the years she spent on the beautiful Prince Edward Island. Montgomery died in Toronto in 1942 and was buried in Cavendish on her beloved island.

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