A September day on Prince Edward Island hills; a crisp wind blowing up over the sand dunes from the sea; a long red road, winding through fields and woods, now looping itself about a corner of thick set spruces, now threading a plantation of young maples with great feathery sheets of ferns beneath them, now dipping down into a hollow where a brook flashed out of the woods and into them again, now basking in open sunshine between ribbons of golden-rod and smoke-blue asters; air athrill with the pipings of myriads of crickets, those glad little pensioners of the summer hills;
ANNE OF AVONLEA
Welcome to the site of
the L.M. Montgomery Literary Society
While we continue to move our content from the old site to this one, visit the new pages, join the Facebook and Twitter communities (links at top), and enjoy a video that features the cover art of first editions and early editions of Montgomery's Anne books from Canada, US, Australia, and the UK - music begins at 0:16 (read more about the Legacy Preservationists listed at the beginning):
Quotes (and not quotes),
Perspectives on Montgomery's Death
Collecting Montgomery Books
(and The Good Fairy statue),
Novels and other work by LMM
Short Stories and Rea Wilmshurst
LMM's Life During World War 1
The Shining Scroll
The Birthplace of Anne of Green Gables:
Her Cavendish Home at
The Macneill Homestead
About the LMMLS,
More pages will be added in the coming weeks.
Content on other topics is still available at our old site:
We usually refer to the author as Montgomery or LMM,
although many prefer to call her Maud.
She never used the name Lucy Maud or Lucy
(because Lucy was her grandmother's name,
with whom she lived for nearly 34 years).
We hope you will enjoy new knowledge about L.M. Montgomery and how she created her stories! Please share with your kindred spirits!