Anne of Avonlea

Version: Unabridged
Author: L.M. Montgomery
Narrator: Susan O'Malley
Genres: Classics, Fiction, Teen
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Published In: March 2005
# of Units: 8 CDs
Length: 8 hours, 55 minutes
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Overview

Five years have past since the orphan girl Anne Shirley came to live in the childless home of Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert. She has returned to Avonlea to teach in the same village school where she herself was taught. Her earlier friends, Diana Barry, Jane Andrews, Priscilla Gray and Gilbert Blyth, have also become teachers at neighboring village schools.

A mysterious new neighbor and his parrot named Ginger are now added to the original cast of characters. And there are the mischievious but darling Keith twins, Davy and Dora, whom marilla has adopted.

Author Details

Author Details

Montgomery, L.M.

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.