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Anne of Green Gables

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Paperback published by Modern Library (Random House Publishing Group)

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Anne is a young orphan who finally finds a home at Green Gables, but it's not exactly smooth sailing. Anne always seems to find herself getting into scrapes! This easy-to-read adaptation of L.M. Montgomery's classic is guaranteed to hook beginning readers not yet ready to tackle the original.
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Anne is a young orphan who finally finds a home at Green Gables, but it's not exactly smooth sailing. Anne always seems to find herself getting into scrapes! This easy-to-read adaptation of L.M. Montgomery's classic is guaranteed to hook beginning readers not yet ready to tackle the original.
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Paperback (320 pages)
Published: June 10, 2008
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Imprint: Modern Library
ISBN: 9780812979039
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