Rilla of Ingleside

Rilla of Ingleside

By Lucy Maud Montgomery; L. M. Montgomery; Caroline Parry

Starfire, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780553269222, 304pp.

Publication Date: November 1985

Anne's children were almost grown up, except forpretty, high-spirited Rilla. No one could resisther bright hazel eyes and dazzling smile. Rilla, almost fifteen, can't think any further ahead thangoing to her very first dance at the Four Windslighthouse and getting her first kiss fromhandsome
Kenneth Ford. But undreamed-of challengesawait the irrepressible Rilla when the world ofIngleside becomes endangered by a far-off war. Herbrothers go off to fight, and Rilla brings home anorphaned newborn in a soup tureen. She is swept intoa drama that tests her courage and leaves her changed forever.

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.