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Anne of Green Gables

'Anne Of Green Gables' Reboot Is Bringing The Most Bosom Friendship To Netflix

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 08.23.2016 | Arts

Are you ready to Netflix and chill with your oldest bosom friend, Anne Shirley? This week, The Hollywood Reporter announced that the upcoming screen ...

The Spirit of Anne of Green Gables

Kenyth Mogan | Posted 01.11.2017 | Entertainment
Kenyth Mogan

Megan Follows is to L.M. Montgomery's Anne Shirley what Daniel Radcliff is to J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter: a perfect personification of a literary ic...

Discovering Prince Edward Island and Buying a House at the End of the World

Holly Robinson | Posted 10.02.2016 | Travel
Holly Robinson

A few years after first discovering Prince Edward Island as a single mom with two young children, I invited my second husband, Dan, to see the island for the first time. I was beyond nervous. What if Dan saw this island and shrugged his shoulders?

Prince Edward Island: Canada's Hidden Gem

Chuck Mirarchi | Posted 09.09.2016 | Travel
Chuck Mirarchi

There are a number of historical sites, must-see attractions, places to dine and shop throughout Prince Edward Island but here are my favorite discoveries.

Discovering Prince Edward Island and a Sister-Writer

Holly Robinson | Posted 08.12.2016 | Travel
Holly Robinson

After making my first foray to Prince Edward Island with my friend Emily and our four children over twenty years ago, I returned to Massachusetts and vowed to return every year. I made good on that vow.

Stunning Photos Of Redheads Show The 'Most Beautiful Genetic Mutation'

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.28.2015 | Style

Warning: The ravishing redheads in Maja Topcagic's photographs may induce major hair envy. Whether you're lucky enough to have a headful of crimson-h...

Discovering Prince Edward Island: Anne of Green Gables, a Fiddle Festival, and Four Kids in Tow

Holly Robinson | Posted 07.24.2016 | Travel
Holly Robinson

I received the advance copies of Chance Harbor, my new novel yesterday. The publisher's box arrived at the perfect time: tomorrow I'm going to Prince ...

Who Is Sticking Nails In Canada's Potatoes? Desperate Farmers Offer $400,000 For Tips

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 07.01.2015 | Home

A mysterious and malicious potato saboteur has terrified the farmers of Prince Edward Island, Canada, by placing pins, needles and nails into their pr...

A Magical Island: Making the Most of Your Novel's Setting

Holly Robinson | Posted 12.01.2014 | Home
Holly Robinson

To me, settings are far more than just places in books. I view settings as essential components of every novel, because so often places convey the interior landscapes of the characters and deepen the reader's experience.

At Home With Anne of Green Gables: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front -- Part 3

Mike Arkus | Posted 10.11.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The luxuriantly wooded hills, the gently flowering dales, the silvery streams, the emerald gardens and orchards, the deep green roof and shutters set ...

Why Anne Of Green Gables Is Big In Japan

Terry Dawes | Posted 05.05.2014 | Home
Terry Dawes

Hanako Muraoka's Anne of Green Gables translation was published in 1952. Everyone read it. The story of an unwanted orphan struggling to find her place in the world struck a chord in post-Second World War Japan.

Claire Fallon

11 Indispensable Life Lessons Every Woman Can Learn From 'Anne Of Green Gables' | Claire Fallon | Posted 11.30.2015 | Home

Like all great children’s book heroines, Anne Shirley is just a bit odd. Okay, she’s very odd. Her crazy imagination and flowery diction different...

Why I've 'Gone Back' to Print Books

Pam Allyn | Posted 12.21.2013 | Home
Pam Allyn

So, I eat crow on this one. I've been trumpeting the digital revolution for readers for years. But I miss my tattered pages, my rumpled book covers, my heavy backpack, my cherished, cherished book covers.

Anne of Green Gables and Godzilla -- the Japanese love them both

Rachel Dickinson | Posted 11.10.2013 | Travel
Rachel Dickinson

Green Gables Heritage Site lies on the edge of Cavendish. The jewel of the site is the simple white farmhouse with green trim -- the farmhouse that belonged to cousins of Lucy Maud Montgomery's grandmother and that served as the setting for Montgomery's classic Anne of Green Gables.

52 books, 52 weeks, Week 17: Riding the Orphan Train

Catherine McKenzie | Posted 06.27.2013 | Home
Catherine McKenzie

What a lovely book. Christina Baker Kline does an impressive job of capturing the voice of not one, but two, very different children.

Our Favorite Teen Novels

Posted 12.04.2012 | Home

The "Sweet Valley High" books hit e-readers last week, and while twins Elizabeth and Jessica Wakefield are getting introduced to a whole new set of fa...

What Would [Insert YA Heroine Here] Do?

| Posted 04.15.2012 | Teen

By Brenna Clarke Gray for BookRiot: Sometimes, when faced with difficult real life situations, I find myself wondering how my favourite young adult...

The ‘Wrinkle In Time’ Effect: Which Book Heroine Did You Want To Be?

Jessica Pearce Rotondi | Posted 04.17.2012 | Women
Jessica Pearce Rotondi

Whether you fell asleep at night clutching a copy of Ramona Quimby or Gone With The Wind, the books we read as kids shape the women we become -- sometimes in complicated ways.

It's a Wonderful Christmas Carol, the All American Melodrama Theatre and Music Hall and Anne of Green Gables, The Chance Theater

James Scarborough | Posted 02.05.2012 | Los Angeles
James Scarborough


10 Best-Selling Books That Were Originally Rejected

Posted 12.06.2011 | Home

From Flavorwire Anyone who has ever wanted to work in a creative field, be it writing, painting or playing music has been told they’d better deve...

Christina Hendricks Discusses the Three Best Things in Life: Jon Hamm, Ryan Gosling, and Pie

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 11.16.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

Christina Hendricks has the old-world, but never old, sex appeal of our Marilyn, and is perhaps our first red-headed pin-up since Rita Hayworth. And she has major acting chops.