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Anne of Green Gables Essay

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Anne of Green Gables

By: L.M. Montgomery

 Amber Lopez
March 12, 2011
8th Grade A. Literature

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L. M.   Montgomery's intension on writing this book was to say or express

that if one door closes two doors open so never give up! I will seek to

prove this as she convinces the Cuthbert's that a girl is more beneficial

to a farm than a boy.

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    Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery is about Matthew and

Marilla Cuthbert who are siblings that live on their ancestor's farm, Green

Gables, in Avonlea at Prince Edward Island, Canada. Matthew is 60 years

old and is to old to do the farm chores so they decide to adopt an 11 year

old orphan boy to do his work.   Matthew who is terrified of women and

little girls arrives at the train station and finds an orphan girl instead of a

boy the orphanage sent the 11 year old, Anne Shirley by mistake.   Her

personality quickly charmed Matthew, and slowly but surely convinced

Marilla. Soon after she moves in she becomes best friends with Dianna

Barry their neighbor.   One day the girls were having a tea party and Anne

accidentally gives Dianna red wine instead of cranberry juice so she goes

home drunk and her mother will not allow their friendship to blossom any

longer.   Weeks later Anne saves Dianna’s little sister which had the croop

sickness so she gains trust with Dianna’s mother once again.   At school

Anne competes with a handsome, smart boy named Gilbert Blythe.   As she

grows up she turns all her attention to academics.   Miss Stacy, one of Anne’s

favorite teacher encourages her to join a group for students who are

enrolling to go to Queen’s Academy!   After four years of high school her

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and Gilbert get accepted.   Trying to make Matthew and...

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