Updates

Updates to World of Anne Shirley, drawing of Anne Shirley by Elly MacKay

March 20, 2024 - Re-posted a page about the BBC's 1975 Anne of Avonlea miniseries starring Kim Braden. I originally posted this page in May 2002. Updated the World of Anne Shirley Book Shop

March 19, 2024 - Re-posted a page about the BBC's 1972 Anne of Green Gables miniseries starring Kim Braden. I originally posted this page in May 2002.

March 1, 2024 - Added a new page with a quote by L.M. Montgomery about March from Pat of Silver Bush.

February 16, 2024 - Updated the Site Info page.

February 15, 2024 - Made minor changes to the site design.

February 13, 2024 - Updated the page of 2024 Anne of Green Gables Valentines.

February 9, 2024
- Added a new page about spotting an old copy of The Golden Road unexpectedly.

February 1, 2024 - Added a new page with an L.M. Montgomery quote about February from The Golden Road.

January 30, 2024 - Re-posted a 2006 Penguin Group (Canada) press release about the publication of L.M. Montgomery 100th anniversary editions.

January 29, 2024 - Added a new page about a tea tin I recently saw during a visit to a bookshop called Anne of Green Tea Gables by NovelTeas. This was a recent Anne of Green Gables Sightings.

January 26, 2024 - Added a page with a fourth set of Anne of Green Gables Valentines. I also made minor updates to the Set 1, Set 2, and Set 3 pages of Anne Shirley-inspired Valentines.

January 25, 2024 - Re-posted a page about an Anne of Green Gables Christmas ornament that I bought on my honeymoon. I originally posted about it in 2006.

January 24, 2024 - Re-posted a third set of Anne of Green Gables Valentines that I originally designed and posted in January 2009.

January 23, 2024 - Re-posted a second set of Anne of Green Gables Valentines that I originally designed and posted in January 2007.

January 22, 2024 - Re-posted a set of Anne of Green Gables Valentines that I originally designed and posted in January 2005.

January 20, 2024 - Re-posted a page about the Anne of Green Gables Miniature Diorama. Updated the page on the Anne of Green Gables anime doll by Takara Tomy Toys, the page on Nippon Animation's 1979 Anne of Green Gables series aka Akage no An, and the page on the 100th Anniversary Anne of Green Gables Stamps page.

January 18, 2024 - Added a new page with a quote by L.M. Montgomery about January winds from Pat of Silver Bush.

January 17, 2024 - Added a new page about a pair of Anne Shirley and Gilbert Blythe Page Petal Bookmarks I saw in a bookshop. This was one of my recent Anne of Green Gables Sightings.

January 13, 2024 - Added a new page for The Anne of Green Gables Trivia Game. Play the game and let everyone know how well you know the novel.

January 9, 2024 - Updated the World of Anne Shirley Book Shop.

January 8, 2024 - Added a new page with an essay called Anne of Green Gables and the Newness of Tomorrow.

November 24, 2023 - Added a new page with a quote by L.M. Montgomery about the witchery of November from The Blue Castle.

November 15, 2023 - Added a page with Five Facts About Anne of Green Gables.

September 15, 2023 - Updated The Blue Castle Encyclopedia, the World of Anne Shirley Book Shop, and the Site Info page.

September 14, 2023 - Added a page on the Anne of Green Gables Paper Doll Book by Eileen Rudisill Miller.

September 13, 2023 - Updated the World of Anne Shirley Book Shop.

September 10, 2023 - Added the World of Anne Shirley Book Shop.

September 7, 2023 - Added a page on a cool bibliophile pencil set featuring Anne of Green Gables.

September 5, 2023 - Added a new page on a fan of Anne of Green Gables: Lane Moore on Anne of Green Gables. The writer, musician, and comedian talks about Anne of Green Gables and the friendship between Anne Shirley and Diana Barry in her book called You Will Find Your People: How to Make Meaningful Friendships as an Adult.

September 4, 2023 - Re-posted a page about Google Doodle celebrating Lucy Maud Montgomery on her 141st birthday. Updated the page on Christina Hendricks and Anne of Green Gables .

April 20, 2023 - Added a new page with a quote by L.M. Montgomery about Marilla enjoying a spring day in April from Anne of Green Gables.

April 18, 2023 - Added a new page about reading Anne of Green Gables online with Reddit's Book Club.

April 12, 2023 - Added a new page with an essay called Anne of Green Gables and the Comfort of Reading Books.

March 7, 2023 - Re-posted a page on the Anne of Green Gables anime doll by Takara Tomy Toys.

March 4, 2023 - Re-posted a page on Nippon Animation's Anne of Green Gables (1979) series aka Akage no An, which I originally published in 2002. Also updated the Anne Shirley and Diana Barry Jigsaw Puzzle page and the 100th Anniversary Anne of Green Gables Stamps page.

January 28, 2023 - Added a new page with a quote by L.M. Montgomery about January from Anne of Windy Poplars.

January 26, 2023 - Added a new page on an Anne Shirley and Diana Barry Jigsaw Puzzle with an image from the anime Anne of Green Gables series (Akage no An).

January 25, 2023 - Added a new page on the "Oh My Anne" mobile app with details from the Google Play store.

January 24, 2023 - Added a new page on last month's soft launch of "Oh My Anne", a mobile game based on Anne of Green Gables.

January 22, 2023 - Added a page on a pretty set of Anne of Green Gables Quote Pencils.

January 19, 2023 - Added a page on the launch of The Anne of Green Gables Manuscript Digital Exhibition.

November 24, 2022 - Updated and re-posted a short story called "Aunt Susanna's Thanksgiving Dinner" written by L.M. Montgomery in 1907, which I originally rediscovered and republished online in 2007.

November 22, 2022 - Added a new page called "Even in grey November..." with a quote from A Tangled Web.

November 18, 2022 - Re-posted a page on the 100th Anniversary Anne of Green Gables Stamps, which were issued jointly by Canadian Post and Japan Post.

November 15, 2022 - Added a new page on a pack of 52 playing cards featuring the Anne of Green Gables House at Prince Edward Island National Park.

November 14, 2022 - Added a new page on an Anne of Green Gables Watercolor Print and Quote.

November 12, 2022 - Posted a new page on "The Winter Wind", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1904.

November 8, 2022 - Reorganized several pages and added to the navigation menu.

November 5, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote from Mistress Pat about November being a vexing month.

November 4, 2022 - Posted a new page on "The Time of the Clover Blossom", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1904.

November 3, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Buttercups", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1910.

November 2, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Nutting Song", a song/poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1906.

November 1, 2022 - Posted a new page on "November Dusk", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1904.

October 31, 2022 - Happy Halloween! I added a new page with a quote by L.M. Montgomery about ghosts from Emily of New Moon.

October 30, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Down in the Pastures", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1906.

October 28, 2022 - Updated and re-posted Emily of New Moon Word Search, which I originally published in 2001.

October 27, 2022 - Updated and re-posted The Blue Castle Word Search, which I originally published in 2000.

October 26, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote by L.M. Montgomery about autumn from Jane of Lantern Hill.

October 25, 2022 - Updated and re-posted a Pat of Silver Bush Word Search, which I originally published in 2001.

October 24, 2022 - Updated and re-posted an Anne of Green Gables Word Search, which I originally published in 2004.

October 23, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Drought", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1908.

October 22, 2022 - Posted a new page on "The Light in Mother's Eyes", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1909.

October 21, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Bob's Stories", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1910.

October 20, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Night in the Country", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1904.

October 19, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote from The Blue Castle called "Some things dawn on you slowly. Some things come by lightning flashes."

October 18, 2022 - Posted a new page on "In Wheaten Meadows", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1908.

October 17, 2022 - Posted a new page on "My Pictures", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1906.

October 16, 2022 - Posted a new page on "When Mother Tucked Us In", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1907.

October 15, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Dawn", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1911.

October 14, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote from Emily's Quest called "She was filled with youth's joy in mere existence."

October 13, 2022 - Posted a new page on "My Queen", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1907.

October 12, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Milking Time", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in 1902.

October 11, 2022 - Posted a new page on "Indian Summer", a poem that L.M. Montgomery published 120 years ago in October 1902.

October 8, 2022 - Re-posted a fan of Anne of Green Gables page on Christina Hendricks, who discusses being inspired to dye her hair red by Anne of Green Gables. I originally published this story in 2010.

October 7, 2022 - Added a new page on Anne of Green Gables Inspired Clothing in Simple Retro's 2022 Fall Winter Line.

October 6, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote from Mistress Pat saying, "The colour of home on an autumn dusk was an exquisite thing."

October 5, 2022 - Added a new page on finding a quote by L.M. Montgomery in Boden's October 2022 catalog.

September 30, 2022 - Added a new page on a fan of Anne of Green Gables: Nikole Hannah-Jones on Anne of Green Gables. The investigative journalist and creator of The 1619 Project talks about watching Anne of Green Gables during the pandemic.

September 25, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote from Anne of the Island called "the natures which enjoy most keenly..."

September 16, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read Further Chronicles of Avonlea eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 15, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read Chronicles of Avonlea eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 14, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read Jane of Lantern Hill eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 13, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read The Blue Castle eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 12, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read A Tangled Web eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 11, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read Magic for Marigold eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 10, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read Kilmeny of the Orchard eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 9, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read L.M. Montgomery's Emily of New Moon series as eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 8, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read L.M. Montgomery's Pat of Silver Bush and Mistress Pat as eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 7, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read The Story Girl and The Golden Road as eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

September 6, 2022 - Re-posted page on where to download and read L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables series as eTexts and electronic books, which I originally published in 1999.

August 31, 2022 - Added a new page on an Anne of Green Gables Literary Tote Bag.

July 21, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote from Rilla of Ingleside called "Two terrible years"

June 17, 2022 - Re-posted a page on Anne of Avonlea (1940), a play by Jeanette Carlisle, which I originally wrote and published in 2002.

June 15, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote from Emily Climbs called "I love a storm..."

June 14, 2022 - Added a new page on an Out of Print Anne of Green Gables Sweatshirt and T-Shirt.

June 13, 2022 - Re-posted a page on the 100th Anniversary Anne of Green Gables Coin, which was released in 2008 by the Royal Canadian Mint.

June 12, 2022 - Added a new page on L.M. Montgomery by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara (Little People, BIG DREAMS Book 22).

June 11, 2022 - Added a new page with a quote from The Story Girl called "In the Garden."

June 10, 2022 - Re-posted my story about seeing an Anne of Green Gables U-Haul Truck, which I originally wrote and published in 2005.

June 9, 2022 - Added a new page on the Little People, BIG DREAMS Matching Game Featuring L.M. Montgomery. Re-posted a revised version of the page on Anne of Windy Poplars (1940) Screening at the MoMA, which I originally wrote and published in 2007.

June 6, 2022 - Re-posted a revised version of The Blue Castle Encyclopedia, which I originally wrote and published in 2000.

June 2, 2022 - Added a new page on the Upcoming Film Adaptation of The Blue Castle.

May 27, 2022
- Improved the site design.

May 26, 2022 - Updated the navigation and site design and added a Site Info page.

May 25, 2022 - Re-posted a page on Anne of Windy Poplars (1940), which I originally wrote and published in 2002.

May 25, 2022 - Updated the Anne of Green Gables (1934) page.

May 24, 2022 - Added a new page called "a double ribbon of dancing buttercups..." with a quote from Anne of Ingleside.

May 10, 2022 - Added a new page called What's in a Name? Rainbow Valley: L.M. Montgomery, Johnny Cash, Love Affair, and John Wayne.

May 6, 2022 - Proofread pages throughout.

May 5, 2022 - Proofread pages throughout. Updated links throughout.

May 4, 2022 - Added a new page called "The sea has one only..." with a quote from Anne's House of Dreams.

May 3, 2022 - Re-posted a page on Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (2000), which I originally wrote and published in 2001.

May 2, 2022 - Re-posted a page on Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel (1987) aka Anne of Avonlea, which I originally wrote and published in 2001.

May 1, 2022 - Added a new Limited Time Deal on Rilla of Ingleside Audiobook page. Updated the Bibliography of L.M. Montgomery page and Anne3.com (Sullivan Entertainment) Forum Keeperships page.

April 28, 2022
- Updated the Anne of Green Gables Series Chronology and Publication Sequence of the Anne of Green Gables Series pages.

April 27, 2022 - Added a new Anne Of Green Gables "When I Read, I Dream" Barbie Doll page.

March 21, 2022 - Added a new page called "A real poet..." with a quote from Emily of New Moon.

March 12, 2022 - Re-posted a page on Road to Avonlea (1990-1996), which I originally wrote and published in 2002.

March 11, 2022 - Added a new page called "I hate this war..." with a quote from Rilla of Ingleside.

February 7, 2022 - Added a new page on an Anne of Green Gables 13-Month Undated Planner and Diary.

February 6, 2022 - Added a new page called "For the first time in her life..." with a quote from Pat of Silver Bush.

February 5, 2022 - Added a new Mistress Pat page. Updated the Bibliography of L.M. Montgomery page.

February 3, 2022 - Added a new page called "She wanted to stay there forever..." with a quote from A Tangled Web.

February 2, 2022 - Added a new page on The Golden Road and a new page called "Joy and regret..." with a quote from Anne of Avonlea.

February 1, 2022 - Added a new page called "And she was richer in those dreams..." with a quote from Anne of the Island and new pages on Emily of New Moon, Emily Climbs, and Emily's Quest.

January 31, 2022 - Added a new Emily of New Moon Jigsaw Puzzle page.

January 30, 2022 - Added a new page called "One cannot get tired..." with a quote from Kilmeny of the Orchard.

January 29, 2022 - Added a new page called Crochet Yourself an Anne of Green Gables Doll.

January 28, 2022 - Added a new page called "The sky above her..." with a quote from Magic for Marigold.

January 27, 2022 - Added a new page called Thoughts on "The 'Anne of Green Gables' V.R. Experience."

January 25, 2022 - Updated the Bibliography of L.M. Montgomery page.

January 23, 2022 - Added a new page on The Watchman and Other Poems.

January 22, 2022
- Added a new page called "Jane tasted happiness..." with a quote from Jane of Lantern Hill.

January 21, 2022 - Added a new page on Courageous Women.

January 20, 2022 - Added an Anne of Green Gables Jigsaw Puzzle.

January 13, 2022 - Added a new page called "Anne blew a couple of airy kisses..." with a quote from Anne of Green Gables.

January 8, 2022 - Added a new page called When Anne of Green Gables Book Covers Go Bad.

January 7, 2022 - Added a new Bibliography of L.M. Montgomery page.

December 7, 2021 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables Hairstyle Tutorial by Loepsie page.

November 30, 2021 - Added a new Five Facts About L.M. Montgomery page.

September 12, 2021 - Added a new page called The New York Times Book Review Harshly Reviewed Anne of Green Gables in 1908.

September 1, 2021 - Added a new Dress Like Anne Shirley page.

June 12, 2021 - Re-posted a page on Anne of Green Gables (1956), which I originally wrote and published in 2002.

May 16, 2021 - Added a new page called "If it had not rained on a certain May morning..." with a quote from The Blue Castle.

April 30, 2021 - Added a new page on The Road to Yesterday.

April 22, 2021 - Added a new Christmas with Anne and Other Holiday Stories page.

April 21, 2021 - Added a new Further Chronicles of Avonlea page.

April 19, 2021 - Added a new Akin to Anne: Tales of Other Orphans page.

April 17, 2021 - Re-posted a page on Anne of Green Gables (1934), which I originally wrote and published in 2002.

April 14, 2021 - Added a new Among the Shadows: Tales from the Darker Side page.

April 7, 2021 - Re-posted a page on Anne of Green Gables (1937), which I originally wrote and published in 2002.

April 1, 2021 - Re-posted a page on Anne of Green Gables (1919), which I originally wrote and published in 2002.

March 31, 2021 - Added a new The Blue Castle page and a new Emily of New Moon Series page.

March 30, 2021 - Added a new A Tangled Web page.

March 29, 2021 - Added a new page on the Anne of Green Gables x Ullala Pajamas Special Collaboration.

March 28, 2021 - Re-posted a page on Anne & Gilbert: The Musical (2005), which I originally wrote and published in 2005.

March 27, 2021 - Added a new After Many Days: Tales of Time Passed page.

March 26, 2021 - Added a new page on Gilbert Blythe and Anne Shirley Silhouette Prints by Sealhouette.

March 25, 2021 - Added a new page on L.M. Montgomery's Poetry and a new page called "She was sitting there..." with a quote from Anne of Green Gables.

March 24, 2021 - Added a new Who is L.M. Montgomery? page.

March 23, 2021 - Added a new The Doctor's Sweetheart and Other Stories page.

March 22, 2021 - Added a new Across the Miles: Tales of Correspondence page.

March 21, 2021 - Added a new page on "Spring Song" by L. M. Montgomery.

March 18, 2021 - Re-posted an Anne of Green Gables (1985) page, which I originally published in 2001.

March 16, 2021 - Added a new page on The Story Girl.

March 15, 2021 - Added a new page on the Publication Sequence of the Anne of Green Gables Series.

March 14, 2021 - Added a new Magic for Marigold page.

March 13, 2021 - Added new pages on Prince Edward Island and Chronicles of Avonlea.

March 12, 2021 - Added a new Kilmeny of the Orchard page.

March 10, 2021 - Added a new Jane of Lantern Hill page.

March 9, 2021 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables Series Chronology page and a new Pat of Silver Bush page.

March 8, 2021 - Added a new Rilla of Ingleside page and a new Who is Anne Shirley? page.

March 7, 2021 - Added a new Rainbow Valley page.

March 6, 2021 - Added a new Anne of Ingleside page.

March 5, 2021 - Added a new Anne's House of Dreams page.

March 4, 2021 - Added a new Anne of Windy Poplars page.

March 3, 2021 - Added a new Anne of the Island page.

March 2, 2021 - Added a new Anne of Avonlea page.

March 1, 2021 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables page.

July 31, 2016 - Added a page on a new Anne of Green Gables anime doll released by Takara Tomy Toys.

July 6, 2010 - Added a fan of Anne of Green Gables page on Christina Hendricks, who discusses being inspired to dye her hair red by Anne of Green Gables.

January 16, 2009 - Added a third set of Anne of Green Gables Valentines.

July 2, 2008 - Added a page on the 100th Anniversary Anne of Green Gables Coin, which was released by the Royal Canadian Mint.

June 30, 2008 - Added a page on 100th Anniversary Anne of Green Gables Stamps, which were issued jointly by Canadian Post and Japan Post.

October 2, 2007
- Added a page on an exclusive, rediscovered L.M. Montgomery short story from 1907 called "Aunt Susanna's Thanksgiving Dinner", which I found earlier this year. Happy Thanksgiving!

January 21, 2007 - Added a new Anne of Windy Poplars (1940) Screening at the MoMA page.

January 15, 2007 - Added a second set of Anne of Green Gables Valentines.

October 26, 2006 - Added a page with a Penguin Group (Canada) press release about publishing L.M. Montgomery 100th anniversary editions in 2008.

July 26, 2006 - Added a page about an Anne of Green Gables Christmas ornament that I bought during my honeymoon on Prince Edward Island.

September 3, 2005 - Added a new page on seeing an Anne of Green Gables U-Haul Truck.

June 27, 2005 - Added a new page about the Anne of Green Gables Miniature Diorama.

June 23, 2005 - Added a new page on Anne & Gilbert: The Musical (2005).

January 1, 2005 - Added a set of Anne of Green Gables Valentines.

April 29, 2004 - Created the Anne of Green Gables Word Search.

November 23, 2002 - Added a new page on Road to Avonlea (1990-1996).

August 15, 2002 - Added a new Anne of Avonlea (1940) page.

August 15, 2002 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables (1937) page.

August 15, 2002 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables (1956) page.

May 22, 2002 - Added a new page on Anne of Windy Poplars (1940).

May 20, 2002 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables (1934) page.

May 12, 2002 - Added a new Anne of Avonlea (1975) page on the BBC miniseries starring Kim Braden.

May 11, 2002 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables (1972) page on the BBC miniseries starring Kim Braden.

March 3, 2002 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables (1919) page.

March 1, 2002 - Added a new page on Nippon Animation's Anne of Green Gables (1979) series aka Akage no An.

June 27, 2001 - Created the Emily of New Moon Word Search.

April 24, 2001 - Created the Pat of Silver Bush Word Search.

April 24, 2001 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (2000) page.

April 22, 2001 - Added a new Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel (1987) aka Anne of Avonlea page.

April 17, 2001 - Added an Anne of Green Gables (1985) page on the beloved Sullivan Entertainment miniseries.

May 17, 2000 - Created The Blue Castle Word Search.

April 18, 2000 - Added the Anne3.com (Sullivan Entertainment) Forum Keeperships page.

July 23, 2000 - Site entirely re-designed. Enjoy! February 14, 2000 - Posted The Blue Castle Encyclopedia.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read Further Chronicles of Avonlea eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read Chronicles of Avonlea eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read Jane of Lantern Hill eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read The Blue Castle eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read A Tangled Web eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read Magic for Marigold eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read Kilmeny of the Orchard eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read L.M. Montgomery's Emily of New Moon series as eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read L.M. Montgomery's Pat of Silver Bush and Mistress Pat as eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read The Story Girl and The Golden Road as eTexts and electronic books.

September 1, 1999 - Added a new page on where to download and read L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables series as eTexts and electronic books.

July 15, 1999 - Site founded.