Anne of Green Gables (Anne of Green Gables #1), by L. M. Montgomery
Publish Date: June 1908 (audiobook recorded in June 2006)
Published by: Librivox.org (audiobook)
Pages: 314 (approx. 8 1/2 hours)
Genre: MG Fiction/Classics
My Rating: ★★★★★ (5 out of 5 stars)
“She’ll have to go back.” Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert had decided to adopt an orphan. They wanted a nice sturdy boy to help Matthew with the farm chores. The orphanage sent a girl instead – a mischievous, talkative redhead who the Cuthberts thought would be no use at all. But as soon as Anne arrived at the snug, white farmhouse called Green Gables, she knew she wanted to stay forever. And the longer Anne stayed, the harder it was for anyone to imagine Green Gables without her.
Now, I know for sure that at some point in my childhood I tried reading this book, because I definitely remembered a lot of the first few chapters (up to about the incident with Diana and the sherry), but not the details. Continue reading “Book Review | ANNE OF GREEN GABLES, by L. M. Montgomery”