An affecting biography of the writer of Anne of Inexperienced Gables is the primary for younger readers to incorporate revelations approximately her closing days and to surround the complexity of a super and infrequently lifestyles.

Once upon a time, there used to be a lady named Maud who loved tales. Whilst she used to be fourteen years vintage, Maud wrote in her magazine, “I really like books. I am hoping after I develop up as a way to have loads of them.” Now not most effective did Maud develop as much as personal loads of books, she wrote twenty-4 of them herself as L. M. Sir Bernard Law, the arena-well known writer of Anne of Inexperienced Gables. For a few years, Now not a super deal used to be recognized approximately Maud’s non-public lifestyles. Her early life used to be spent with strict, undemonstrative grandparents, and her reflections on writing, her lifelong struggles with anxiousness and melancholy, her “12 months of mad interest,” and her tough married lifestyles remained locked away, buried deep inside her unpublished non-public journals. Thru this revealing and deeply shifting biography, kindred spirits of every age who, like Maud, by no means gave up “the substance of items was hoping for” can be captivated anew through the phrases of this outstanding girl.