You’ve had enough of the Austen continuations, updates, mashups (zombies! sea monsters!). You don’t want Jane to be a detective, or Elizabeth Bennett to take up solving mysteries. 409 more words
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I found this while researching Mansfield Park and thought it might be of use to some of you:
Mansfield Park has the dubious distinction of being disliked by more of Jane Austen’s fans than any of her other novels, even to the point of spawning “Fanny Wars” in internet discussion forums. 481 more words
From their windows—their high, generous Georgian windows—the view was, they all agreed, spectacular.
Book Review: Sense and Sensibility by Joanna Trollope
I understand the appeal of remodeling Jane Austen’s greatest works into modern form. I will admit, I enjoyed Bridget Jones’s Diary by Helen Fielding immensely and can’t help but love the movie Clueless. 541 more words