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Northanger Abbey - Jane Austen

Last year I took part in Advent with Austen but only managed to read four of Jane Austen’s wonderful novels. To be honest, I was starting to feel a bit… 421 more words


Hear ye! Hear ye! Announcing Advent with Atwood

Do you remember Advent with Austen? We (myself, Ana, Iris and our master of ceremonies Yvann) had so much fun organizing it, that we decided to do it again this year with Margaret Atwood. 71 more words

On Reading

Adaptations - Pride and Prejudice 1995 vs 2005

One thing about Advent with Austen that I was really looking forward to was watching the 1995 Pride and Prejudice TV series. I had never seen it and had heard some marvellous things… especially about  1,400 more words


Mansfield Park - Jane Austen

This is the fourth book that I read for Advent with Austen. Unfortunately, I did not finish it in time! Christmas is always a distraction, but this isn’t the only excuse I have for taking so long to read… 630 more words


Advent with Austen giveaway - winners!

And now that Advent is over and we’ve all had a bit of breathing space, here is the news you have all been waiting for: 110 more words

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Adaptations - Sense and Sensibility 2008 vs 1995

For Advent with Austen, I decided upon two versions of Sense and Sensibility to watch; the much loved 1995 adaptation with some very talented actors, and the more recent 2008 BBC TV serial. 950 more words


Advent with Austen wrap-up

Well that’s the end of that! As today is Christmas Eve and thus the last day of Advent, Advent with Austen is officially over.

Thank you SO MUCH to everyone who made it so much fun! 210 more words

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