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Pride and Prejudice | Jane Austen

We have  a special blog post this week! Moira and Emily have joined together to look at both the love and the history of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. 549 more words

Words of Wisdom

“But for my own part, if a book is well written, I always find it too short.” – Jane Austen

NovElla

Top Ten Tuesday, Checking In

This week’s topic from The Broke and the Bookish is about checking in with characters from books/series that have ended. Life is suppose to go on, we read other books but the following characters have left their impression. 353 more words

Life

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Pursing Pride and Prejudice is a new blog, dedicated to recording the (normally) second-hand copies of Jane Austen’s classic, Pride and Prejudice, which I collect for my mother. 143 more words

Austen

Day 3 ~ 14 beats ~ Late!

Fourteen beats, fourteen beats, all day long, yesterday. Too late!
I wish I had written at breakfast, with toast and coffee
I had no subject, too much thinking made me hesitate… 286 more words

Poem

A Man in Love by Anna D.

In Persuasion by Jane Austen, Captain Frederick Wentworth writes letter to his love, Anne Elliot. Since this novel has been published, the letter has become arguably the most romantic love-letters in all of literature. 417 more words

Fiction

Jane Austen Writes to Prince Regent

On this date in 1816, Jane Austen writes to the secretary of the Prince Regent, who has suggested that she write a “historical romance”: “I could not seriously sit down to write a serious romance under any other motive than to save my life.”

Novels