The Road to Yesterday
ISBN: 0553560689
EAN13: 9780553560688
Language: English
Pages: 416
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 7.00" L x 4.00" W
Format: Mass Market Paperbound
Book Overview
A collection of short stories--available for the first time in the U.S.--by the acclaimed creator of Anne of Green Gables. For Anne and Gilbert Blythe, life in a small village is never dull because of all the entertaining gossip and the odd and funny tales they hear. Collected here are fourteen of the Blythes' favorite tales.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover For Anne and Gilbert Blythe, life in a small village is never dull because of all the entertaining gossip, and what strange and funny tales they hear: about the mischievous twins whose dearest wish comes true when they meet up with a bored and haunted millionaire; or clever Penelope Craig, who considers herself an expert on children-until she adopts a boy of her own. Filled with unexpected surprises, laughter, and tears, here are fourteen of the Blythe's favorite tales.
From the front Cover For Anne and Gilbert Blythe, life in a small village is never dull because of all the entertaining gossip, and what strange and funny tales they hear: about the mischievous twins whose dearest wish comes true when they meet up with a bored and haunted millionaire; or clever Penelope Craig, who considers herself an expert on children -- until she adopts a boy of her own; or Timothy Randebush, a man so eager to keep his brother out of the clutches of a dangerous woman that he spirits her away -- only to fall prey to her charms himself. Filled with unexpected surprises, laughter, and tears, here are fourteen of the Blythes' favorite tales.