Lucy Maud Montgomery: The Gift of Wings by Mary Henley Rubio

By Mary Henley Rubio

Mary Henley Rubio has spent over twenty years gaining knowledge of Montgomery’s lifestyles, and has prepare a finished and penetrating photograph of this Canadian literary icon, prepared in wealthy social context. vast interviews with those that knew Montgomery – her son, maids, acquaintances, kinfolk, all now deceased – are just a part of the cloth accrued in a trip to appreciate Montgomery that took Rubio to Poland and the highlands of Scotland.

From Montgomery’s it sounds as if idyllic formative years in Prince Edward Island to her passion-filled youth and younger maturity, to her criminal fights as world-famous writer, to her shattering studies with motherhood and as spouse to a deeply guy, this attention-grabbing, intimate narrative of her existence will interact and delight.

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