Publisher presentation: Fifth novel in the very famous Anne Shirley series. Anne's own true love, Gilbert Blythe, is finally a doctor, and in the sunshine of the old orchard, among their dearest friends, they are about to speak their vows. Soon the happy couple will be bound for a new life together and their own dream house, on the misty purple shores of Four Winds Harbor. A new life means fresh problems to solve, fresh surprises. Anne and Gilbert will make new friends and meet their neighbors: Captain Jim, the lighthouse attendant, with his sad stories of the sea Miss Cornelia Bryant, the lady who speaks from the heart -- and speaks her mind and the tragically beautiful Leslie Moore, into whose dark life Anne shines a brilliant light.