While Gilbert is away at medical school,
Anne accepts the principal-ship at the high school at Summerside,
just a short distance from Green Gables.
She boards at a place called Windy Poplars
with two elderly widows and their housekeeper, Rebecca Dew,
wins the hearts of the townspeople, including the difficult Pringle Clan.
She spends three happy years there.
She befriends and rescues little Elizabeth Grayson,
who lives next door with her strict grandmother,
from a life of dicouragement and despair,
Anne even manages to change one of her fellow teachers, the embittered Katherine Brooke,
into a happy "Kindred Spirit."
Here are the links to the books
Book One ~ Anne Of Green Gables ~ 1908
Book Two ~ Anne Of Avonlea ~ 1909
Book Three ~ Anne Of The Island ~ 1915
Book Four ~ Anne Of Windy Poplars ~ 1936
Book Five ~ Anne's House of Dreams ~ 1922
Book Six ~
Anne of Ingleside ~ 1939
Book Seven ~ Rainbow Valley ~ 1919
Book Eight ~ Rilla of Ingleside ~ 1921
The year beside the book is the year it was written
Anne's Tea Party