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R.I.P. It or Ship It: Round 14

For round 14, I picked

Remus Lupin from The Harry Potter series
and
Henry Tilney from Northanger Abbey

Background
Remus Lupin taught at Hogwarts until Lucius Malfoy outed him as a werewolf. 206 more words

Books

Introducing our 2018 Jane Austen Summer Program teacher scholars

Each year we offer scholarships to  North Carolina teachers who express a desire to learn more about Jane Austen and aim to incorporate her works into their classroom. 767 more words

Quote of the day...

“Her mother was a woman of useful plain sense, with a good temper, and, what is more remarkable, with a good constitution. She had three sons before Catherine was born; and instead of dying in bringing the latter into the world, as any body might expect, she still lived on- lived to have six children more- to see them growing up around her, and to enjoy excellent health herself.” –  42 more words

Northanger Abbey By Jane Austen Review!

Northanger Abbey (1817) by Jane Austen is a stunningly written story by one of the queens of historical romance. She finished this novel in 1803, the first of her novels to be finished but it was published after her death. 376 more words

Books

Sew cool: Catching up with the 'Couture Courtesan'

One of our most popular presentations each year is our talk on Regency fashion, and this year should be no different. Samantha Bullat, a tailor for the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation in Williamsburg, Va., will discuss Gothic fashion. 660 more words

R.I.P. It or Ship It: Round 9

For round 9, I picked

Ryan from You Know Me Well
and
Catherine Morland from Northanger Abbey

Background
How do you know Ryan is a serious artist? 336 more words

Books

2018 Reading: Books 10-12

A charming Swiss girl, my fourth Jane Austen book, and epic French revenge. 582 more words