• The Wit & Wisdom of Jane Austen

    The Wit and Wisdom of Jane Austen | 11 Favorite Quotes

    The Wit & Wisdom of Jane Austen in 11 Favorite Quotes Welcome back to another post in the Jane Austen January blog post series. If you missed the last post in the series, you can find it here. Last time I gave a list of the most beautiful editions of Jane Austen novels. This time I will be sharing some favorite Jane Austen quotes. I’m sure that many of you know just how many great Jane Austen quotes there are.  I am going to share a mere 11 quotes with you in this post.  1. A Quote About Good Books & Reading “The person, be it…

  • Beautiful Editions of Jane Austen Novels

    Beautiful Editions of Jane Austen’s Novels

    Beautiful Editions of Jane Austen Novels In this next post of our Jane Austen January, I am going to share with you some of the most beautiful editions of Jane Austen novels.  As you may have guessed, there are lots of different editions out there. Some are paperback, while others are hardcover, and so many of them are just gorgeous, I had to write a post about them. 1. Barnes and Noble Collectors Edition Isn’t it just gorgeous? All seven novels are bound into one beautiful book with a stunning cover. The pages are gold-edged and it has a built-in bookmark.  2. Pride and Prejudice…

  • Interesting Facts About Jane Austen

    Interesting Facts About Jane Austen

    Interesting Facts About Jane Austen How much do you know about Jane Austen? In this post I am going to share a list of interesting facts about Jane Austen. Read through them all, and see how many of them you already knew, and which ones taught you something new about this beloved author. If you wish, you can share those in the comment section below. 1. Jane Austen’s Books Were Published Anonymously This might sound a bit absurd, but Jane Austen’s books were originally published anonymously! In a time when it was considered improper for a lady to be writing books, Jane Austen decided to…

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    Book Review | Anne Arrives|A Sweet Retelling of the Classic

    Anne Arrives Adapted by Kallie George Anne Arrives adapted by Kallie George is a sweet retelling of Anne of Green Gables intended for young readers. This is the first book of a series by Kallie George. The second book is this series is called Anne’s Kindred Spirits. Anne Arrives starts at the very beginning with Mrs. Rachel Lynde spying out of her window, only to discover her neighbor, the quiet Mr. Matthew Cuthbert riding by in his buggy. This is very unusual for him. He never goes anywhere without Mrs. Lynde knowing about it! She must go over and visit Marilla Cuthbert, Matthew’s sister, and find out…