Anne of Green Gables – L.M. Montgomery
Anne of Green Gables is a 1908 novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery published as L. M. Montgomery). Since its publication, Anne of Green Gables has sold more than 50 million copies and has been translated into at least 36 languages. Montgomery wrote numerous sequels, and since her death, another sequel has been published, as well as an authorized prequel.Anne of Green Gables has been adapted as films, made-for-television movies, and animated and live-action television series.When Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert decide to adopt an orphan boy who would help them with the work at Green Gables, they don’t have even the slightest idea what this will lead to. As a result of a mistake, instead of a boy, they are greeted by an upbeat ginger-head girl-a surprise that the Cuthberts hardly find pleasant at first. Yet despite this initial reaction, soon Anne begins to feel herself at home at Green Gables, and the story follows her as she adapts to her new life and enchants both her new family and the other inhabitants of the town. Anne of Green Gables is a light-hearted story that has earned itself a place among the all-time favorite children’s books.