Title: The Blue Castle
Author: L.M. Montgomery
Genre: General Fiction/Romance
Age Range: Adult
Stop what you're doing and go read this book. Written by the author of Anne of Green Gables, LM Montgomery uses the same wit and creativity in The Blue Castle! This book has amazing characters who you will either love or detest. It's a great story filled with transformation and living life to the fullest. So many little writing nuggets of wisdom in this book. The Blue Castle is on my short list of all-time favorite books.
Valancy lives a drab life with her overbearing mother and prying aunt. Then a shocking diagnosis from Dr. Trent prompts her to make a fresh start. For the first time, she does and says exactly what she feels. As she expands her limited horizons, Valancy undergoes a transformation, discovering a new world of love and happiness. One of Lucy Maud Montgomery's only novels intended for an adult audience, The Blue Castle is filled with humour and romance.