Sunday, February 10, 2013
Fifty Shades of Green Gables
I've refrained from writing about the complete foolishness that is the new, public-domain edition of L. M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables series because the cover, with its bleached blonde, twenty-first century Elly Mae Clampitt-meets Playboy centerfold while making hay in plaid is so absurd that it defies commentary.
Indeed, the AoGG book cover is as ludicrous as replacing the cover image of this:
Wonder whether he could make the laughable cover disappear?
This P. E. Islander will take her green in less that fifty shades--the natural greens complementing the iconic green gables and shutters of Anne's house will more than satisfy.