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Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey (Review)

Although I’ve titled this a review, as I do when I write about a book, this post on my latest read, Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey,  1,232 more words

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Book Review: The Unexpected Miss Bennet (2011)

(Note: I love the cover for this book!)

It is hard to believe this is only my fourth book review. Goodness, I own over five-hundred books and read over a hundred a year. 2,843 more words


'Sense and Sensibility' by Jane Austen: Some Thoughts on the Main Characters

On the characters in ‘Sense  and Sensibility’, I have already commented on my liking for both the primary heroine, Elinor.

In some ways I prefer her to ‘Pride and Prejudice’s’ Elizabeth Bennett, as she seems less taken over by Edward than Elizabeth is by Mr Darcy. 1,008 more words

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'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies' and Corsets in New Photos from the Upcoming Film

We’ll likely be seeing more of Burr Steers’ adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s mash-up novel Pride and Prejudice and Zombies at Comic-Con next week, but EW… 133 more words


TOP 10 Most Anticipated YA Books of 2015

The second half of 2015 isn’t getting enough credit. Everybody posts “Most anticipated books of 2015″ at in January and there are some books that haven’t been announced for the latter half of our 365 day cycle. 1,517 more words