15 Canadian young adult books Anne Shirley would love


Coming up on Sunday, March 19, 2017, CBC will premiere Anne, a new series based on L.M. Montgomery's classic children's novel Anne of Green Gables

Inspired by Anne Shirley's trademark boldness and quirky charm, we've curated a list of contemporary Canadian YA novels with brave, spirited heroines we think Anne would love.

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10 Things I Can See From Here by Carrie Mac
'The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl by Ryan North and Erica Henderson
Wolfie & Fly by Cary Fagan illustrated by Zoe Si
My One Hundred Adventures by Polly Horvath
A Day of Signs and Wonders by Kit Pearson
Alice, I Think by Susan Juby
Nobody Cries At Bingo by Dawn Dumont
Plain Kate by Erin Bow
Saving Montgomery Sole by Mariko Tamaki
The Nameless City by Faith Erin Hicks
God Smites and Other Muslim Girl Problems by Ishara Deen
My Name is Phillis Wheatley by Afua Cooper
The Wondrous Woo by Carianne Leung
Between Sisters by Adwoa Badoe
Underground to Canada by Barbara Smucker
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