Austen in August: Contemporay Fiction Review

For Austen in August, I read two contemporary fiction novels with Austen themes: Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld and The Austen Escape by Katherine Reay. Unfortunately, I didn't love either of these Austen related reads... Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld   This modern retelling of Pride and Prejudice is the fourth installment in the Austen Project Series, a series in which six contemporary... Continue Reading →

Austen Items From Around the Internet

15 Things Every Janeite Will Love See my post Austen on Etsy here   Austen Literary Mug from The Unemployed Philosopher's Guild ($13.95)   Pride and Prejudice Tote Bag from Out of Print ($18.00)   Jane Austen Socks from Bas Bleu ($12.00)   Literary Page Flags, Pride and Prejudice from Levenger ($9.00)   NYPL Jane... Continue Reading →

6 Degrees of Separation- Pride and Prejudice

The 6 Degrees of Separation meme is a monthly meme hosted at booksaremyfavoriteandbest,  that explores the ways in which a chosen book can be linked to six other books. The August 2017 book is: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen This pick ties in perfectly with #AusteninAugustRBR. I can't possibly say enough good things about P&P.... Continue Reading →