Kilmeny Of The Orchard √ (Project K.)
***ALL CREDITS TO L.M.MONTGOMERY***
A sweet and moving romance from the author of the beloved Anne of Green Gables series!
Eric Marshall, recent college graduate, has the world at his feet. When an old school friend asks Eric to substitute teach for him on Prince Edward Island, Eric thinks, why not?
Kilmeny Gordon, perfect in every way but one: she can't speak. She's been sheltered all her life due to her disability and the scandal surrounding her birth. When Eric stumbles into her hidden orchard, he brings a whole new world with him, and a friendship that both frightens her and thrills her.
How can he get her to accept that she's the only woman he'll ever love, when she is convinced that the only way to love him is to let him go?
Besides, why can't she speak?
And what of the jealous Neil?
#34 in Classics 18/09/17
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