Lucy Maud Montgomery, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Lucy Maud Montgomery

Canadian fiction writer

Date of Birth: 30-Nov-1874

Place of Birth: New London, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Date of Death: 24-Apr-1942

Profession: writer, poet, biographer, children's writer, novelist, short story writer, diarist

Nationality: Canada

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

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About Lucy Maud Montgomery

  • Lucy Maud Montgomery (November 30, 1874 – April 24, 1942), published as L.
  • M.
  • Montgomery, was a Canadian author best known for a series of novels beginning in 1908 with Anne of Green Gables.
  • The book was an immediate success.
  • Anne Shirley, an orphaned girl, made Montgomery famous in her lifetime and gave her an international following.The first novel was followed by a series of sequels with Anne as the central character.
  • Montgomery went on to publish 20 novels as well as 530 short stories, 500 poems, and 30 essays.
  • Most of the novels were set in Prince Edward Island, and locations within Canada's smallest province became a literary landmark and popular tourist site – namely Green Gables farm, the genesis of Prince Edward Island National Park.
  • She was made an officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1935. Montgomery's work, diaries and letters have been read and studied by scholars and readers worldwide.

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