L. M. Montgomery - Author

About the Author

Lucy Maud Montgomery (November 30, 1874-April 24, 1942) publicly known as L.M. Montgomery, was a Canadian author best known for a series of novels beginning with Anne of Green Gables, published in 1908. Anne of Green Gables was an immediate success. The central character, Anne, an orphaned girl, made Montgomery famous in her lifetime and gave her an international following. The first novel was followed by a series of sequels. Montgomery went on to publish twenty novels as well as 500 short stories and poems. Because many of the novels were set on Prince Edward Island, Canada and the Canadian province became literary landmarks. She was awarded Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1935.

Featured books by L. M. Montgomery

Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/08/2021

Part of Wordsworth’s Exclusive Collection (a series of 15 classics for all ages), this gorgeous gift edition bind-up of Anne of Green Gables and Anne of Avonlea boasts embossed gold foiling and an attractive bespoke cover illustration. Anne is truly an adorable, endearing, inspiring character, and her life at Green Gables after being taken in by the Cuthberts is evoked with lively detail, atmosphere and emotion. While prone to creating chaos, impossibly romantic, and headstrong (often self-destructively so), Anne has the hugest of hearts and reading this book - the first two novels in the series - is guaranteed to have readers hooked on her exploits as she moves from girlhood to womanhood. If you’ve yet to read these enchanting, amusing, heart-stealing classics, now’s your chance to enjoy a stunning edition at an attractive price. 

Anne of the Island

Anne of the Island

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/10/2020

Anne is finally off to Redmond College! While she's sad to be leaving Marilla and the twins, she's excited to finally become a full-fledged BA, and to embark on new adventures with the other Avonlea folks attending Redmond-a group that includes her friend Gilbert Blythe. At Redmond Anne meets Philippa Gordon, a frivolous but charming girl who pulls Anne into the centre of the Redmond social scene. As Anne becomes the object of several boys' affection, she's faced with numerous proposals she can't possibly accept. Then Gilbert ruins everything by declaring his own feelings for her, and Anne worries that she's lost one of her best friends...and possibly so much more. This addition to the renowned Anne of Green Gables series makes a wonderful gift and keepsake.

Anne's House of Dreams

Anne's House of Dreams

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/10/2020

Anne's House of Dreams by L. M. Montgomery

Rainbow Valley

Rainbow Valley

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/10/2020

Rainbow Valley by L. M. Montgomery

Anne of Avonlea

Anne of Avonlea

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/10/2020

Anne of Avonlea by L. M. Montgomery

Anne of Windy Poplars

Anne of Windy Poplars

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/10/2020

The fourth book in the series about red-haired Anne Shirley. Anne is now a young woman, who is beginning a romance with Gilbert Blythe. When she becomes the head of Summerside High School, however, she must face new challenges from the Pringle family, who are well-connected within the school and don't want her there. Can Anne show her characteristic bravery to overcome these obstacles and prove herself? This exciting fourth installment is perfect for children aged 8 and up.

Anne of Ingleside

Anne of Ingleside

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/10/2020

Anne of Ingleside is the sixth volume of the adventures of red-haired Anne Shirley. Anne, now Mrs Doctor Blythe, is still sometimes as impetuous as when she was the girl from Green Gables. But with six lively children and hard-worked Gilbert to look after - not to mention Gilbert's disapproving aunt, Anne has to be practical too. Especially when the children get into as many scrapes as she ever did! The book includes a behind-the-scenes journey, including an author profile, a guide to who's who, activities and more...

Other books by L. M. Montgomery

Anne of Green Gables (Seasons Edition -- Fall)

Anne of Green Gables (Seasons Edition -- Fall)

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/09/2021

Anne of Green Gables, by L.M. Montgomery, one of literature's most beloved stories, is now available in a fine exclusive collector's edition featuring a laser-cut jacket on a textured book with foil stamping, making it ideal for fiction lovers and book collectors alike. Each collectible volume will be the perfect addition to any well-appointed library. The Anne of Green Gables Seasons Edition--Fall: Presents L.M. Montgomery's beloved novel, widely viewed as a shining example of the quintessential children's novel, though readers of all ages have fallen in love with Anne, the Cuthbert siblings, and all of their friends Explores such important themes as imagination vs. reality, the pressures of social expectations, and the differences between true emotion and mere sentimentality Is ideal for special-edition book collectors, fans of literary fiction and classic literature, and people who love both the book and the cinematic adaptations it inspired Whether you're buying this as a gift or as a self-purchase, this remarkable limited edition features: Beautiful hardcover with a distinctive one-of-a-kind, high-end/high-treatment laser-cut jacket, perfect for standing out on any discerning fiction-lover's bookshelf Trim Size: 6 x 9 Beautiful decorative interior pages featuring pull quotes distributed throughout An exquisite matching laser-cut bookmark Part of a 4-volume Fall Seasons series including Sense and Sensibility, Dracula, and Shakespeare in Autumn: Select Plays and the Complete Sonnets. When 11-year-old orphan Anne Shirley is mistakenly sent to live with siblings Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert on their farm, she finds herself in a real home for the first time in her life. But fiery, spirited Anne certainly isn't the sturdy boy they had planned to adopt. Despite her mischief and affinity for finding trouble, the longer Anne stays at Green Gables, the harder it is for the Cuthberts to imagine life without her. Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery (Seasons Edition--Fall) is one of four titles available in this collection. The Fall season set also will include Sense and Sensibility, Dracula, and Shakespeare in Autumn: Select Plays and the Complete Sonnets.

Penguin Readers Level 2: Anne of Green Gables (ELT Graded Reader)

Penguin Readers Level 2: Anne of Green Gables (ELT Graded Reader)

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/05/2021

Penguin Readers is an ELT graded reader series for learners of English as a foreign language. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations and language learning exercises, the print edition also includes instructions to access supporting material online. Titles include popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction, introducing language learners to bestselling authors and compelling content. The eight levels of Penguin Readers follow the Common European Framework of Reference for language learning (CEFR). Exercises at the back of each Reader help language learners to practise grammar, vocabulary, and key exam skills. Before, during and after-reading questions test readers' story comprehension and develop vocabulary. Visit the Penguin Readers website Exclusively with the print edition, readers can unlock online resources including a digital book, audio edition, lesson plans and answer keys. Eleven-year-old Anne has no parents, and she goes to live with Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert on their farm, Green Gables. Anne is an intelligent girl, but sometimes she talks too much and makes mistakes!

The Complete Anne of Green Gables Collection

The Complete Anne of Green Gables Collection

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 12/10/2020

Complete eight book collection by the beloved Canadian author L. M. Montgomery.

The Blue Castle

The Blue Castle

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/05/2020

One of L.M Montgomery's only works of adult fiction, The Blue Castle is filled with humour and romance.

Penguin Minis: Anne of Green Gables

Penguin Minis: Anne of Green Gables

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 22/10/2019

This beloved classic is now available as a Penguin Mini. Complete and unabridged, the book's revolutionary landscape design and ultra-thin paper make it easy to hold in one hand without sacrificing readability. Perfectly sized to slip into a pocket or bag, Penguin Minis are ideal for reading on the go. Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her.

Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/03/2019

Including an introduction from writer and feminist activist Scarlett Curtis, curator of Sunday Times Bestseller Feminists Don't Wear Pink. When waiting for an orphan boy to help with the work at Green Gables, Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert are in for a big surprise. Anne Shirley- a skinny, red-haired girl turns up instead. Feisty and full of spirit, she soon charms her way into the Cuthberts' affection with her vivid imagination and constant chatter. It's not long before Anne finds herself in trouble, but soon it becomes impossible for the Cuthberts to imagine life without 'their' Anne - and for the people of Avonlea to recall what it was like before this wildly creative little girl whirled into town. The Sisterhood collection celebrates the best-loved classics, written by some of the best female authors in history for International Women's Day. Read the rest of the collection: The Railway Children Little Women Heidi Pride and Prejudice A Little Princess

Anne of Green Gables (Legend Classics)

Anne of Green Gables (Legend Classics)

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/02/2019

Anne of Green Gables (Legend Classics) by L. M. Montgomery

Matthew Insists on Puffed Sleeves

Matthew Insists on Puffed Sleeves

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

In Matthew Insists on Puffed Sleeves, Anne Shirley's guardian Marilla keeps Anne dressed in plain, dark clothes unlike the other girls her age. Matthew Cuthbert, Anne's kindred spirit and sometime benefactor, struggles to figure out how to solve this problem. He overcomes his shyness to ensure that a wonderful, unexpected present is waiting for Anne on Christmas day.

Christmas at Red Butte

Christmas at Red Butte

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

In Christmas at Red Butte, Theodora, the jolliest, bravest girl of sixteen in all Saskatchewan pawns a precious locket so she can afford to buy toys for the poor family that has kindly taken her in after her own parents died. A heartwarming Christmas story for all generations by Anne of Green Gables author Lucy Maud Montgomery.

End of the Young Family Feud, The

End of the Young Family Feud, The

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

In The End of the Young Family Feud, three sisters accept an invitation from their Aunt Jean to join them at their father's ancestral home for Christmas. But when they arrive, there is no one there to greet them, a feast has been laid out along with presents for all, three and the home is in a strange state of disarray. Will they meet the feared Uncle William, who has a long-standing feud with their father?

Aunt Cyrilla's Christmas Basket

Aunt Cyrilla's Christmas Basket

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

In Aunt Cyrilla's Christmas Basket, Lucy Rose tries to talk her folksy Aunt Cyrilla out of bringing her big, bulgy, funny-looking basket to the city to deliver Christmas goodies to their relatives in the city. When their train is stranded during a snow storm, Aunt Cyrilla and her fellow passengers team up to provide a proper Christmas morning for the little ones in their care.

Osbornes' Christmas, The

Osbornes' Christmas, The

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

When Cousin Myra comes to visit for Christmas at the Osbornes' she finds her young cousins Frankie and Ida are bored with Christmas. Deciding that they have had too much of it, Cousing Myra suggests that the cousins share Christmas with some of the more unfortunate children in their community. Will Frankie and Ida give up their presents and sweets to make a merry Christmas for thir neighbors?.

Unforgotten One, The

Unforgotten One, The

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

It's Christmas Eve in Ingleside and a family reunion is underway. Old Nanny looks on at all the merriment and is angry that no one has spoken a word about the recently deceased Miss Avis. Unable to bear it any longer Nanny creates a miniature holly wreath to bring to Miss Avis' grave. But shortly after she arrives, she hears footsteps approaching the grave.

Clorinda's Gifts

Clorinda's Gifts

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

Clorinda laments being poor around Christmastime to her Aunt Emmy. Emmy remarks that some of the best presents aren't bought and paid for and declines to explain, only asking Clorinda to think it out. When she does this, Clorinda, determines to give a little bit of herself in priceless presents to her loved ones near and far.

Christmas Mistake, A

Christmas Mistake, A

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

Linda Grant, beset by medical bills and other pressing obligations, tells her children that they will not be celebrating Christmas this year. Older Keith takes the news in stride, while younger Teddy angrily insists he will have his Christmas turkey one way or another. When the neighborhood schoolteacher drops by to extend an invitation to Christmas dinner from Cornelia Millar, Linda's estranged cousin, it begins to look as if Christmas will happen after all.

Christmas Surprise at Enderly Road, The

Christmas Surprise at Enderly Road, The

Author: L. M. Montgomery Format: Ebook Release Date: 09/10/2018

While out for a walk, two young men find themselves on Enderly Rd, known for its poor inhabitants and shabby dwellings. They meet a crying girl on her way home and stop her. Learning that the boys who promised to help decorate the schoolhouse for the examinations to be held on Christmas Eve were backing out, the two young men determine to help out the little girl.

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