Tag Archives: Jane Austen

My Week In Review

Hi everyone. Thanks for stopping by to visit. I spent most of this week concentrating on Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility. I’m a life-long Austen fan and I’ve re-read all six of them every few years. Last year I discovered … Continue reading

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Book Review of a Classic: Emma by Jane Austen

. Author: Jane Austen Published: 1815 Genre: Classic Romance Format: Audiobook Narrated by Flo Gibson Emma Wodehouse is the star of this novel. She’s a beautiful young woman who has been raised in an upper class home in England in … Continue reading

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Book and a Movie: Persuasion by Jane Austen

When I saw a dvd of the movie at the library, it reminded me that Persuasion is on my list to reread. It’s been at least thirty years since I last read this classic, but it’s a favorite of mine. … Continue reading

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Everything Austen Challenge

It’s been a while since I’ve read anything by Jane Austin. Just as I was bemoaning that fact, I learned of the Everything Austen Challenge. It’s sponsored by Stephanie of Stephanie’s Written Word. The challenge is do-able. It only lasts … Continue reading

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