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Northanger Abbey and Angels and Dragons by Vera Nazarian

Yeah, yeah, it’s another book with the Pride and Prejudice and Zombies concept. But unlike PPZ, which I dropped after a few chapters, I had a great time reading… 208 more words


Pride and Prejudice: Expectations

First of all, I’m quite happy to share with you my amazing copy of Pride and Prejudice. It’s collected together with Northanger Abbey in this little leatherbound by Nelson (which is a publisher I do not know). 122 more words

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Jane Austen's Admiration for Maria Edgeworth

This month, we’ve really enjoyed reading and discussing The Absentee by Maria Edgeworth. Neither of us had read the Anglo-Irish writer before, but we’d long heard of her as an influence on Jane Austen. 358 more words

Female Literary Friendship

The Pineapple of Perfection - An Historical Quest

Is, of course, a misquotation of that most magnificent word-mangler, Mrs. Malaprop who describes a fellow character in Sheridan’s The Rivals as being ‘the very pineapple of politeness!’ 751 more words


House of the Moving Books

by Rebecca Martin

The Existential Reader was lying on the floor again. “Are you going to pick that up?” asked my husband. “I would, but what’s the point?” I said from my seat at the kitchen table.

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Book Review: Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

If You Only Ever Read One Jane Austen Book, Make It Northanger Abbey.

Title & Author: Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

Genre: Regency Romance/Gothic Romance/Parody/Satire… 640 more words


Austen Adventures: Northanger Abbey

Northanger Abbey is about a young and quite impressionable young lady, Catherine Morland. She travels to Bath and is swept up in the social circle there, where she meets a clergyman, Henry Tilney, and quickly (obviously) falls for him. 1,986 more words

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