The BEST Episodes of Anne with an E
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Apr 22, 2021
Network: CBC (CA)
A coming-of-age story about an outsider who, against all odds and numerous challenges, fights for love and acceptance and for her place in the world. The series centers on a young orphaned girl in the late 1890’s, who, after an abusive childhood spent in orphanages and the homes of strangers, is mistakenly sent to live with an elderly spinster and her aging brother. Over time, 13-year-old Anne will transform their lives and eventually the small town in which they live with her unique spirit, fierce intellect and brilliant imagination.
#1 - The Better Feelings of My Heart
Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 24, 2019
Anne steps into the next chapter of her life.
#2 - The Growing Good of the World
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 25, 2018
Anne rallies her friends to save Miss Stacy in the wake of a disastrous incident. Bash gets an unexpected gift, and Cole makes a surprising choice.
#3 - Memory Has as Many Moods as the Temper
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 4, 2018
Cole accompanies the girls to Aunt Josephine's for a lavish party filled with surprises. Back at home, Marilla's health takes a worrisome turn.
#4 - What Can Stop the Determined Heart
Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 6, 2019
Mary's continued sickness raises alarm in the Blythe/Lacroix home and throughout Avonlea, and the community must come together in new ways to respond.
#5 - A Strong Effort of the Spirit of Good
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 3, 2019
Anne's opinion article isn't received quite as she planned, and unforeseen consequences affect the entire town. Josie makes a brave decision.
#6 - I Protest Against Any Absolute Conclusion
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 28, 2018
Anne faces the world with a shocking new look while the town preps for its annual Christmas pantomime. Gilbert and Bash join the Cuthberts for dinner.
#7 - A Dense and Frightful Darkness
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 17, 2019
After a shocking act of violence, Oqwatnuk and Aluk call upon the Cuthberts for help. Anne is forced to confront harsh truths. Gilbert makes a decision about his future.
#8 - I Am Fearless and Therefore Powerful
Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 20, 2019
The school kids practice for the upcoming barn dance, bringing romantic anxieties to a head. The girls are plagued with fears about marriage and motherhood.
#9 - Tightly Knotted to a Similar String
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 16, 2017
Anne must deal with the inevitability of womanhood when she gets her first period. At the same time, Marilla and Matthew acclimatize to parenthood and revisit moments of their youth through Anne.
#10 - Great and Sudden Change
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 10, 2019
Ka'kwet hatches a plan. Anne and the students take the Queen's entrance exams. Aunt Josephine visits and brings a devious scheme.
#11 - What We Have Been Makes Us What We Are
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 18, 2018
A brand-new teacher brings unconventional methods -- and a motorbike -- to Avonlea. Gilbert's plan to speed up his studies leaves Bash feeling lost.
#12 - Wherever You Are Is My Home
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 30, 2017
On the verge of losing the farm, the Cuthberts must do whatever it takes to save it. Anne is reminded of the strength of friendship and love.
#13 - Struggling Against the Perception of Facts
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 11, 2018
With a wedding on the horizon, Anne wonders what kind of bride she'd like to be. Marilla sees an oculist, and Bash meets a friendly face in "The Bog."
#14 - I Am No Bird, and No Net Ensnares Me
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 26, 2017
Hoping all is not lost, Matthew races to catch up with Anne while Marilla anxiously hopes and waits for their return to Green Gables.
#15 - Remorse Is the Poison of Life
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 23, 2017
When her little sister becomes ill, Diana runs to Anne for help. Meanwhile, the Blythe farm sees change, as Marilla is reminded of what she gave up and Matthew receives some unsettling news.
#16 - Your Will Shall Decide Your Destiny
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 19, 2017
When a miscommunication brings a girl to Green Gables instead of a boy, Marilla and Matthew are faced with a life-changing decision.
#17 - But What Is So Headstrong as Youth?
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 2, 2017
Anne is excited to begin school and make friends, but is unprepared for the bullying that occurs when she doesn’t fit in.
#18 - An Inward Treasure Born
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 9, 2017
A house fire helps Anne in her decision of whether or not to go back to school.
#19 - A Secret Which I Desired to Divine
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 22, 2019
As Anne's sixteenth birthday approaches, she finds herself longing to know more about her lineage, which strains her relationship with Matthew and Marilla.
#20 - The Summit of My Desires
Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 27, 2019
Avonlea hosts the Island County Fair, which brings romance, heartbreak, competition, and disaster. Matthew goes head to head with an old friend, while Jerry seizes a unique opportunity.
#21 - A Hope of Meeting You in Another World
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 13, 2019
Matthew permits Anne to continue her search, despite Marilla's misgivings. Ka'kwet says goodbye to her old life, but finds her new one is not what she imagined.
#22 - The Determining Acts of Her Life
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 21, 2018
A game of spin the bottle prompts burning questions about love and beauty. Anne and Cole bond over their differences as Gilbert makes his way home.
#23 - The True Seeing Is Within
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 7, 2018
An adventure away with the Barrys teaches Anne to trust her instincts. Marilla begins to suspect that her boarders aren’t as innocent as they seem.
#24 - There Is Something at Work in My Soul Which I Do Not Understand
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 29, 2019
Anne and Cole travel to the orphanage in an effort to learn more about her past, but she finds far more questions than answers.
#25 - The Painful Eagerness of Unfed Hope
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 14, 2018
Anne writes letters as an "agent of romance" while Diana trains at home to be a lady. A life-changing encounter steers Gilbert toward his destiny.