By Alexandra Heilbron
Lucy Maud Montgomery, Canada’s so much loved writer, not just gave the realm the vintage novel Anne of eco-friendly Gables, yet she used to be additionally a loyal minister’s spouse, mom, neighbour, and buddy to many, who in flip have been honoured to have understand this nice lady.
In Remembering Lucy Maud Montgomery, the author is remembered via first-hand recollections of the folk who knew her. Her Sunday university scholars, neighbours, maids, relations, and acquaintances paint a portrait of Montgomery as she hasn't ever ahead of been visible. not just does this publication discover interesting facets of the writer and supply clean anecdotes, however it contains many images which are released for the 1st time.
Even Montgomery’s so much committed lovers will locate tales to shock, satisfaction, and from time to time even surprise them.
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