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House of dreams : the life of L. M. Montgomery / Liz Rosenberg ; illustrated by Julie Morstad.

Rosenberg, Liz, (author.). Morstad, Julie (illustrator.).
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  • 5 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

3 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler PL - Butler J 921 MONTGO (Text) 73174005030288 Childrens: Nonfiction Checked out 11/20/2018
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J BIO MONTGOMERY (Text) 32826014153944 J New Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JBIO MONTGOMER (Text) 36626103975694 JUV New Biographies Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch YA 921 MONT (Text) 39391006897282 Young Adult Nonfiction On holds shelf -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville YOUTH BIO MON (Text) 37323005401701 YOUTH_BIO Checked out 12/04/2018
Mooresville PL - Mooresville YOUTH BIO MON (Text) 37323005432219 PHMS Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 813.52 ROSENBERG (Text) 30403002311744 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library YA 813 ROS (Text) 70741000151566 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763660574
  • ISBN: 0763660574
  • Physical Description: 339 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2018.

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Once upon a time, there was a girl named Maud who adored stories. When she was fourteen years old, Maud wrote in her journal, "I love books. I hope when I grow up to be able to have lots of them." Not only did Maud grow up to own lots of books, she wrote twenty-four of them herself as L. M. Montgomery, the world-renowned author of Anne of Green Gables. For many years, not a great deal was known about Maud's personal life. Her childhood was spent with strict, undemonstrative grandparents, and her reflections on writing, her lifelong struggles with anxiety and depression, her "year of mad passion," and her difficult married life remained locked away, buried deep within her unpublished personal journals. Through this revealing and deeply moving biography, kindred spirits of all ages who, like Maud, never gave up "the substance of things hoped for" will be captivated anew by the words of this remarkable woman.
Target Audience Note:
1010L Lexile
Subject: Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
Novelists, Canadian > 20th century > Biography.
Women novelists, Canadian.
Authors, Canadian.
Women > Biography.

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