For lovers of Kevin Sullivan’s Anne of Green Gables films and L.M. Montgomery’s novels, activities to do in Prince Edward Island (P.E.I.) abound. Here’s our Top 8 List of fun things to do in Prince Edward Island!
Category Archives: L.M. Montgomery’s Journals
August 30, 2012/ By
With sections about Lucy Maud’s life phases, her writing, adaptations of her work on stage and screen, resulting festivals and trends and even information about Anne of Green Gables in the academic world, this beautiful book is an invaluable guide.
Though L.M. Montgomery was hailed with positive reviews upon the publication of Anne of Green Gables, it appears there was some speculation as to whether a young 11-year-old orphan like Anne would be so mature in terms of her taste in literature.
In the following revealing journal entry, author L.M. Montgomery reveals what her editor originally thought of her first draft of Rilla of Ingleside, the eighth book in her series of Anne novels. It also shows Montgomery’s down to earth nature, as well as her keen sense of humour.
A little more than a century ago today, L.M. Montgomery received her first copy of Anne of Avonlea – the sequel to her world famous novel, Anne of Green Gables. When Maud first finished her first Anne book, her publisher immediately asked for a sequel. At this time, Maud wasn’t even sure if her first would be a success.
August 23, 2011/ By
“Were it not for those Cavendish years, I do not think Anne of Green Gables would ever have been written.” ~ L.M. Montgomery
Many fans have asked us to provide information on Prince Edward Island’s historic Anne-related sites. If you’re interested in seeing the island according to L.M. Montgomery’s experiences there, here is a list that highlights just a few of the fascinating places to visit.
August 4, 2011/ By
The House of Dreams is nicely “made”, with a pretty cover design. The latter is very illogical of course. Twenty-five year old Anne looks like a girl of seventeen. But it is all very dainty and will “catch the trade”. I do hope the book will be a success.