As an orphan, Anne--with an e--Shirley has never quite known where she fits in. But as soon as she arrives at Green Gables, she feels sure she has found home at last. She's certainly not what the Cuthberts expected -- a skinny girl with decidedly red hair and a temper to match. Anne longs to fit in--she'll do anything to be able to stay. But it's precisely her knack for falling into trouble, speaking her mind, and grand "scope for imagination" that make her absolutely unforgettable.