With the end of August, my Austen binge also draws to a close. I think it’s been my favourite Austen in August thus far – I’ve tackled Austen in fiction, spin-off, […]
With no credible face-on portrait of Austen in existence, Dr Paula Byrne found this and had a feeling that it could be what all Austen fans had been hoping for. […]
Early in this year’s Austen in August, I discovered that well-known author Joan Aiken had penned several Austen spin-offs. Given how much I enjoyed her Black Hearts in Battersea series, I was […]
As I come to the end of this year’s Austen in August, I find myself wondering what to do next. As always, I’ve remembered again how much I enjoy reading classic […]
I love this quote – it captures so much of that feeling you have when you’re grumpy and someone tries to be friendly!
It seems a good way to close Austen in August by looking not just at Jane Austen herself but also her literary contemporaries and descendants. DeWees was inspired to write this […]
I feel it would be unfair to go through the whole of Austen in August without making mention of what is quite possibly my favourite Austen-esque acquisition of recent months. A […]