Emily's Quest

Emily's Quest

By Lucy Maud Montgomery; L. M. Montgomery

Laurel Leaf Library, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780553264937, 240pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 1983

Emily knows she's going to be a great writer.She also knows that she and her childhood sweetheart, Teddy Kent, will conquer the world together.But when Teddy leaves home to pursue his goal to become an artist at the School of Design in Montreal, Emily's world collapses.With Teddy gone, Emily agrees to marry a man she doesn't love ... as she tries to banish all thoughts of Teddy.In her heart, Emily must search for what being a writer really means....

About the Author
Lucy Maud Montgomery was one of the most famous Canadian writers of the twentieth century. She is best known for her books for young adults, particularly Anne of Green Gables and its six sequels.

Lucy Maud Montgomery was born in Clifton (now New London), Prince Edward Island on November 30, 1874. Raised by her maternal grandparents, she attended Prince of Wales College in Charlottetown and obtained her teaching certificate. She later studied literature at Dalhousie University in Halifax. She eventually married Ewan Macdonald, a Presbyterian minister, whom she had 3 sons with. She published 12 books in her career and countless journals. Montgomery died in Toronto in 1942.