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Austen in August: What I'm Reading

Happy Friday everyone! Since we are a week into August, I decided to talk about some of the books I’m reading for this month’s Austen in August events. 125 more words

Novels

Movie Quote of the Day - The Jane Austen Book Club, 2007 (dir. Robin Swicord)

Grigg Harris: Isn’t physical attraction one of the ungovernable forces? You know, like gravity–that’s what we like about it. Downhill, release the brakes, loosen the grip and then– whoosh!

Movie Quote Of The Day

Hardcover Monday - Jane Austen

Absolutely every time, without fail, I see The Jane Austen Book Club, I want to read all of the books in the order that they read them in. 162 more words

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Books within books - Archetype

“BOOKS MAY WELL BE THE ONLY TRUE MAGIC.” – ALICE HOFFMAN

1. The Book Thief – Markus Zusak
Australian author Markus Zusak must have made an absolute killing with his World War Two tale of Death’s activities in Nazi Germany. 101 more words

Books

My Week in Books: 9th March 2015

I really wanted to have Tess of the D’Urbervilles finished this week but I just haven’t been reading enough. Too much time spent on the… 859 more words

Books

FOWLER GOES FROM SCI-FI TO SCI-FACT FOR THE SUBJECT MATTER OF COMPLETELY BESIDE OURSELVES

They fuck you up, your mum and dad. They may not mean to, but they do. They fill you with the faults they had and add some extra, just for you…”   718 more words

Book Review

Review: The Jane Austen Book Club

Today’s book is another selection from my book club, but The Jane Austen Book Club by Karen Joy Fowler has been on my to-read list for ages. 394 more words

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