The Timeless Wisdom of Anne Shirley

Emily Judds
Sep 19, 2019 · 5 min read

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The first time I picked up Anne of Green Gables at the library, I must have been about eight. The title seemed a bit familiar, as I vaguely recalled having seen a PBS Sunday special featuring a red-headed girl, sobbing over a green-tinged dye job gone wrong. It was a big, glossy hardcover, its corners still sharp…