Anne of Green Gables

Deirdre Kessler, Lucy Maud Montgomery,

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ISBN: 9781551096629

Anne of Green Gables

Stories for Young Readers

  Author:   Deirdre Kessler, Lucy Maud Montgomery,
  Artist :   David Preston Smith    

Now even the youngest Anne of Green Gables fans can celebrate the centennial anniversary.

2008 marks the one-hundredth anniversary of the publication of Anne of Green Gables, Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic tale of the red-headed orphan who is mistakenly sent to live with Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert of Avonlea, Prince Edward Island. The story has been translated into many languages the world over and is considered a classic in children’s literature, though it continues to be read by children and adults alike.

Anne of Green Gables: Stories for Young Readers, adapted by Prince Edward Island writer Deirdre Kessler, is suitable for readers ages six and up. With colourful, historically accurate illustrations by award-winning illustrator David Preston Smith, this adapted version of L. M. Montgomery’s wonderful story will delight readers too young for chapter books but nonetheless enthralled by the enduring appeal of this timeless classic story.

Details and Specs
ISBN associated with this title:9781551096629
Item ZZ2502
Published onMay 15 2008
Language eng
Pages 46
Format Paperback
Dimensions11(in) x 8.5(in)
Shipping weight250(g)
Deirdre Kessler teaches creative writing and children's literature at the University of Prince Edward Island. She is the author of five children's novels, including the Canadian Children's Book Centre Award–winning Brupp Rides Again, and six other picture books, including perennial favourites Lobster in My Pocket and Lena and the Whale.

David Preston Smith is an internationally recognized artist and illustrator. He launched his career with NASA as a concept illustrator and has worked as the official sports artist for many of Canada's premier sporting events, including the Canada Cup Hockey Series and Olympic Games. He lives in Head of St. Margaret's Bay, Nova Scotia.