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Anne, Adaptations, and the Power of Nostalgia

“I reckon every idea was modern once, until it wasn’t,” Matthew Cuthbert says in Anne of Green Gables by LM Montgomery, and as Anne would say, this line would lead Matthew and me to be kindred spirits. Most of the time, “new” only means “change” and humans often struggle with change. Fans of beloved books… Continue reading Anne, Adaptations, and the Power of Nostalgia

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Kindred Spirits Unite: Don’t Mess with Our Anne

This week Anne with an “e” fans got riled up, and it wasn’t because someone called her “Carrots”. In fact, it was precisely because she couldn’t logically be called “Carrots” based upon the release of an alternate cover for L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables series. “Renaissance Classics” owns the copyright of a newly generated… Continue reading Kindred Spirits Unite: Don’t Mess with Our Anne