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Book-Length Biographies

21 items, 1956–2019


2019 (1)

Howden, Sarah. Lucy Maud Montgomery: Creator of Anne of Green Gables. Illustrated by Nick Craine. Toronto: Collins, 2019. I Can Read!

2018 (2)

Sánchez Vegara, María IsabelL.M. Montgomery. Illustrated by Anuska Allepuz. London: Lincoln Children’s Books, 2018. Little People, Big Dreams.

French translation: Lucy Maud Montgomery. Translated by Françoise Major. Montreal: La Courte Échelle, 2019. De petite à grande.

Revised version, with simplified text, as Lucy Maud: My First L.M. Montgomery. Minneapolis: Frances Lincoln Children’s Books/The Quarto Group, 2019. Little People, Big Dreams.

Rosenberg, Liz. House of Dreams: The Life of L.M. Montgomery. Illustrated by Julie Morstad. New York: Candlewick Press, 2018. Paperback edition, 2020.

2009 (1)

Urquhart, Jane. L.M. Montgomery. Toronto: Penguin Canada, 2009. Extraordinary Canadians. Paperback edition, 2012.

Chapter 10, “Her Reader,” also in L.M. Montgomery and Gender, edited by E. Holly Pike and Laura M. Robinson, 309–15. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2021.

2008 (3)

MacLeod, Elizabeth. Lucy Maud Montgomery. Illustrated by John Mantha. Toronto: Kids Can Press, 2008. Kids Can Read.

Rubio, Mary Henley. Lucy Maud Montgomery: The Gift of Wings. N.p.: Doubleday Canada, 2008.

Cotter, Charis. Born to Write: The Remarkable Lives of Six Famous Authors. Toronto: Annick Press, 2008. See esp. “The Thin Veil: Lucy Maid Montgomery (1874–1942),” 8–37.

2006 (1)

Wallner, Alexandra. Lucy Maud Montgomery: The Author of Anne of Green Gables. New York: Holiday House, 2006.

2005 (2)

Dublin, Anne. Lucy Maud Montgomery: A Writer’s Life. Don Mills, ON: Pearson Education Canada, 2005.

Kjelle, Marylou Morano. L.M. Montgomery. Philadelphia: Chelsea House, 2005. Who Wrote That?

2004 (2)

MacLeod, Elizabeth. The Kids Book of Great Canadians. Illustrated by John Mantha. Toronto: Kids Can Press, 2004.

Sauerwein, Stan. Lucy Maud Montgomery: The Incredible Life of the Creator of Anne of Green Gables. Canmore, AB: Altitude Publishing Canada, 2004. True Canadian Amazing Stories.

Also, in revised form, as Lucy Maud Montgomery: Canada’s Literary Treasure. Halifax: Formac Publishing Company, 2019.

2002 (1)

Lunn, JanetMaud’s House of Dreams: The Life of Lucy Maud Montgomery. N.p.: Doubleday Canada, 2002.

2001 (1)

MacLeod, Elizabeth. Lucy Maud Montgomery: A Writer’s Life. Toronto: Kids Can Press, 2001.

1995 (1)

Rubio, Mary, and Elizabeth Waterston. Writing a Life: L.M. Montgomery. Toronto: ECW Press, 1995. Canadian Biography Series.

1993 (1)

Andronik, Catherine M. Kindred Spirit: A Biography of L.M. Montgomery, Creator of Anne of Green Gables. New York: Atheneum; Don Mills, ON: Maxwell MacMillan, 1993.

1992 (2)

Bruce, Harry. Maud: The Life of L.M. Montgomery. New York and Toronto: Seal Bantam Books, 1992.

Also as Maud: The Early Years of L.M. Montgomery. Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, 2003.

Langille, Jacqueline. Lucy Maud Montgomery. Tantallon: Four East Publications, 1992. Famous Canadians.

1979 (1)

Norcross, E. Blanche. Pioneers Every One: Canadian Women of Achievement. N.p.: Burns and MacEachern, 1979.

1978 (1)

Gillen, Mollie. Lucy Maud Montgomery. Toronto: Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1978. The Canadians Series.

1975 (1)

Gillen, Mollie. The Wheel of Things: A Biography of L.M. Montgomery, Author of Anne of Green Gables. Don Mills, ON: Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1975.

1956 (1)

Ridley, Hilda M. The Story of L.M. Montgomery. Toronto: The Ryerson Press; London: George G. Harrap and Company, 1956.

Also as L.M. Montgomery: A Biography of the Author of Anne of Green Gables. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1973.

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