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New Blonde Anne Causes Stir Amongst Fans

Blonde Anne 3.jpgA newly released boo, Anne of Green Gables is actually three in one. Anne of Green Gables, Anne of Avonlea and Anne of the Island. It's put out by the self-publishing arm of bookseller Amazon.com. And according to the hundreds of comments on websites and blogs, this woman looks nothing like the fictional girl Anne. She's leaning back against what might be a haybale, wearing a plaid shirt, she's buxom and - did I mention - blonde. Josie Leavitt brought this to people's attention through her Publisher's Weekly blog about children's books. I reached Josie Leavitt at her Flying Pig Bookstore in Vermont.

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