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Jane Austen and Gardens

Jane Austen mentions gardens many times in her novels-too many to mention all of them here, but I love this exchange between Mrs Elton and Mr Knightley in Emma who both have very different views about nature and simplicity. 719 more words

Ranked: The Novels of Jane Austen

Today marks the anniversary of Jane Austen’s death in 1817 and it’s got us thinking about what an incredible legacy she left behind. 1,699 more words


Northanger Abbey, or John Thorpe Ruins Everything: The Masterpost, Part 2

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Wow, I think this is the longest I’ve ever taken to livetweet a book.  Sorry about that, folks.  I’ll catch you up on Cate’s adventures, but first, a VERY IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT:  I think I found the sister author whose identity I was wondering about!   7,076 more words

New favorite series: The Cate Morland Chronicles

Today I discovered a new webseries adaptation of my favorite Jane Austen novel. If you don’t know me very well, you might assume that I’m talking about a random new version of… 423 more words

Jane Austen

Web Bytes: The Cate Morland Chronicles

Jane Austen. Fan Culture. Romance. Wit. This web series give me everything I need. And the fact that it was written by Fangirly’s own Ellen Lloyd only makes… 17 more words

Web Bytes