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“It is a truth universally acknowledged that a group of middle-class girls in possession of a plate of biscuits must never take one unless someone else does first”- Jane Austen had she lived in the East Midlands and attended music revision sessions c.2016. 148 more words


Jane Austen link roundup

I want to start a weekly Austen/book news and link roundup which I hope will shift into a newsletter. For now, let’s be content with a blog post. 257 more words


Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Let’s be honest: I’m not a fan of zombies. I don’t like them a bit and I find them kind of silly I mean… A dead body that’s not so dead, well… Whatever, I don’t watch The Walking Dead or anything like that, but I HAD TO READ THIS BOOK! 234 more words


'Becoming Jane' reactions

If you haven’t seen the movie, here’s the trailer:

A friend of mine – let’s call her MovieLover – watched Becoming Jane and sent me these messages: 17 more words


Another Jane

Jane Eyre. The other Jane of my life. The Jane that I currently want to be. No offence to the real Miss Bennet or Ms. Austen, but sometimes a girl needs to stand on her morals instead of going after the man of your dreams. 300 more words


german exchange

In my fifth year at high school I went on a German exchange and absolutely loved the family that I stayed with. They visited me again two years later and we visited Lyme Park, as we have a shared love of Pride and Prejudice and they wanted to see where some of it had been filmed. 12 more words