Anne of Green Gables (1908) by L. M. Montgomery

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Critical Assessment "This picture of Prince Edward Island life and character by a Prince Edward Islander of genius, Miss L. M. Montgomery, cannot fail to delight every Canadian who reads it. It is only necessary to read a few pages of the book to be assured that "Anne of Green Gables" is in conception and style, the fruit (the first fruit, we believe) of a richly endowed mind of rare imaginative capacity. Her scenes and the personages with which she peoples them become real as one reads." "Recent New Books," The Gazette, August 14, 1908. First Excerpt "'I can't feel exactly [...]