Mansfield Park‘s depiction of poverty and emotional abuse makes it Jane Austen’s darkest novel. The story begins with the wealthy Lady Bertam and Sir Thomas Bertam taking in their niece Fanny Price. 759 more words
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Its taken me forever to get a book review up and that’s because I’ve been stuck on Mansfield Park for over a month. This book and me needs to have a little chat because thanks to it, I’m now 2 books behind on my Reading Challenge. 846 more words
Today I will be reviewing Mansfield Park, Jane Austen’s third novel, published in May of 1814.
For those of you who are unfamiliar with this particular Austen novel, it is about Fanny Price, who comes from a not so well-off family and is sent to live with her wealthy aunt and uncle at the age of ten. 534 more words
Fanny Price is one of the most boring heroines in literature. She is always good, always correct, and it seems that her only faults lie in being too timid and being too easily fatigued. 321 more words
Gentle Readers: Here is Chris’s third post on Mansfield Park – let’s hear what he has to say about Mrs. Norris!
Some of Mansfield Park’s characters… 3,056 more words