Anne of Green Gables
Publication Date: June 10, 2008
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An eleven-year-old orphan, Anne Shirley, comes to help out on a farm on Prince Edward Island and wins the hearts of everyone at Avonlea a story so popular that it spawned eight sequels after its initial publication in 1908, and has sold millions of copies in paperback.
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About the AuthorLucy 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.
Tony-award nominee Kate Burton has appeared on Broadway in "The Constant Wife, The Cherry Orchard, Spring Awakening, Hedda Gabler", and "The Grand Manner". She played the title role in "Alice in Wonderland" with her father, Richard Burton, on PBS. She was featured on "Grey's Anatomy" as the title character's mother, Ellis Grey and has also appeared in "Law & Order, The Practice, The West Wing, and Judging Amy". Kate earned a bachelor's degree in Russian studies and European history from Brown University in 1979 and was awarded an honorary doctorate from Brown University in 2007. She has narrated numerous audiobooks, including works by Patricia Cornwell, Lisa Scottoline, Iris Johansen, and Barbara Taylor Bradford.
Margaret Atwood is the internationally renowned author of such novels as "Oryx and Crake, Alias Grace", and "The Edible Woman". She is a novelist and a poet, and has also authored short story collections, critical studies, screenplays, radio scripts, and books.