I hope all of you will join us in this discussion.
- How do Marilla’s sensibilities change—or not change—over the course of the book? How do Anne’s conceptions of the future evolve throughout the novel?
- What role does fashion play in Anne of Green Gables? In what ways does fashion and characters’ differing attitudes toward fashion reveal differences and similarities between various characters?
- What do you think makes Anne such an enduring character of world fiction?
- One criticism of Anne of Green Gables is that, although Montgomery claims that Anne has a number of flaws, her faults are minor ones, such as daydreaming and talking too much. Is Anne a believable character to you?