Thursday, July 31, 2008

Anne of Green Gables Turns 100

The unforgettable tale of Anne Shirley, the precocious 11-year-old orphan who makes an impression upon all on her arrival at Prince Edward Island, celebrates its centennial year. Enjoy this timeless classic by Lucy Maud Montgomery and other versions, available at the North Campus Library:

- Anne of Green Gables /L. M. Montgomery [MCN] ANNE

- Anne of Green Gables /Lucy Maud Montgomery ; retold by Anne Collins. ESL PE1122.C65 A55 2002

- Anne of Green Gables /L.M. Montgomery ; retold by Clare West ; illustrated by Kate Simpson. ESL PE1122.W472 A56 2000; [CD] ESL PE1122.W472 A56 2000

- Anne of Green Gables /L.M. Montgomery ; with illustrations by Sybil Tawse. PZ7.M768 An

- Such a simple little tale :critical responses to L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables /Mavis Reimer, editor. PR9199.3.M6 A6537 1992

- Anne of Green Gables [electronic resource] / by Lucy Maud Montgomery. eBook

- Or, read it online along with its sequels Anne of Avonlea, Anne of the Island, and Anne's House of Dreams.

Take your reading a step further by visiting Anne's world in 1908 - make a raspberry cordial, a Green Gables pound cake, learn the waltz, make a victorian sachet, or get started with scrapbooking at this introduction to the classic's prequel, Before Green Gables by Budge Wilson.

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