Anne of Avonlea

Anne of Avonlea

Paperback - 1991
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In this sequel to "Anne of Green Gables," teenage Anne Shirley becomes a schoolteacher in a small village on Prince Edward Island.
Publisher: New York ; Toronto, Ont. : Scholastic, 1991.
ISBN: 9780590445566
Characteristics: 326 pages ;,20 cm.


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bibliosara May 08, 2019

How I love Anne! Some of her phrases are gradually becoming incorporated into my own everyday language. Montgomery's delightful character is endearing and genuine, seemingly flighty while also being loyal and sensible. Teenaged Anne has returned to Avonlea prepared with lofty ideals to impart to her new students. As time passes though, she learns that the thing that matter most are sometimes not quite so romantic and lofty as she might imagine. Despite her happiness, Anne must make a difficult choice - one that will change her life - at the end of the story. Through daily struggles and joys, Anne finds herself becoming a young woman of sense, compassion, and – always – of a delicious imagination that brings joy to those around her.

Jan 14, 2019

i read this book to fulfil the goal read a book that makes you nostalgic. it is also on the list of 300 books every one should read once on listopia. i remember these books fondly well at least i did the first one. honestly, i couldn;t even remember reading this one although im sure i must have. so it was with great delight that i reread as if reading for the first time this beloved childhood classic

Jul 09, 2018

This is a wonderful continuation of Anne of Green Gables and I really enjoyed. It shows Anne's life after Queens and while she teaches as Avonlea and how she and Marilla handle Davy. I really enjoyed this book. I recommend reading it.

Jan 04, 2018

This is a continuation of Anne's story with all the clever and humorous dialogue that is found in the first book. The characters in this series are some of the best I have ever met.

Sep 17, 2017

We all love and know the young, red haired, high spirited and talkative orphan of Green Gables, Anne Shirley (Spelled with an e!). I for one was deeply saddened at the last pages of the first book to see my favourite crew of characters go, but happily found Anne of Avonlea and the other books of the series. I really like this book and I have to say Montgomery is a great author but I mostly lost interest. The main reason I loved the first book was for Anne, but she is rather grown up now and doesn’t talk a lot. There is a nice plotline however, and we see Gilbert and the young members of Avonlea now. Very nicely written! Rating 4/5
- @jewelreader of the Teen Review Board of the Hamilton Public Library

WCLSFerndaleLibrary Jan 04, 2017

Anne grows up and Marilla adopts twins, Davy and Dora. Dora is a very nice girl, but Davy is quite a handful. there are also engagements and a marriage of Miss. Lavender to Mr. Irving. Review by Avonlea Gallant.

May 05, 2016

I didn't like it as much as the firt book, but it's still really interesting. If you've read the first one, definitely read this one as well. I find these books really hilarious.

Jul 24, 2015

I was skeptical about reading it, but wow, it was great. The characters are all so lovable that it makes you hard to put the book down.

Jun 20, 2015

I have read anne of avonlea at least 5 times, and loved it more and more each time! however, I did not read this particular copy, and was just looking to see if this copy is abridged (I hope not!) before I add it to a reading list.

May 26, 2015

a really good book gives an interesting insight into life way back then

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Jul 03, 2014

Sixteen-year-old Anne Shirley is still getting into scrapes. She and Marilla, still mourning after Matthew's death, are suddenly given two twins, Davy and Dora, to raise after their mother dies. Anne and her friends are "improving" Avonlea with the A.V.I.S (Avonlea Village Improvers Society). Anne meets many interesting individuals, such as Mr. Harrison and Miss Lavender. This book is even better than the first!


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Feb 09, 2013

Other: The Anne Of Green Gables series goes as follows: Anne of Green Gables, Anne of Avonlea, Anne Of The Island, Anne of Windy Willows, Anne's House of Dreams, Anne of Ingleside and Rilla of Ingleside.


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May 16, 2010

The page of girlhood had been turned, as by an unseen finger, and the page of womanhood was before her with all its charm and mystery, its pain and gladness.

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