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The Blue Castle by L.M. Montgomery (Book Review)

  Author:  Lucy Maud Montgomery Originally Published:  1926 Format Used:  ebook and physical book (248 pages) The Blue Castle is a witty and charming story from the prolific L.M. Montgomery.  I didn't know another L.M. Montgomery novel could equal the love I have for Anne of Green Gables , but that just happened.  I read it this month for the two reading challenges I am working on this year that are focused on classics: It is the first book I read for  Back to Classics  (for the category of humorous book) and the sixteenth for  The Classics Club . I got a little fangirl after finishing it today, so it deserves its own post. First, let's just take a second to appreciate the many gorgeous editions that exist of this classic: PLOT The Blue Castle  is set in the 1920s in the fictitious lakeside town of Deerwood of the Muskoka region of Ontario. It begins with an unhappy, unmarried, and unappreciated Valancy Stirling on the eve of her twenty-ninth birthday (which everyone forgets a

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