#AtoZChallenge, 2018, Books, Jane Austen

J is for…

My theme for the A to Z April Challenge for 2018 is “Me and My Blog” J A N E   A U S T E N December 2017 on Lulu By's Place was Jane Austen Month. It was my tribute to Jane. I have a great fondness for Jane Austen and her novels. I also… Continue reading J is for…

2017, Books, Days Out, Jane Austen, Jane Austen Month, Travel

Austen Locations

I feel a little sad that this is my last Jane Austen themed post for 2017. I have enjoyed Jane Austen Month and I hope you have to? This last post contains places that I have been or want to go that have a connection to Jane Austen either directly or used as locations in… Continue reading Austen Locations

2017, Jane Austen, Jane Austen Month, Movies, Review

Pride & Prejudice… &..er..Zombies?

P R I D E   A N D   P R E J U D I C E    A N D   Z O M B I E S Staring : Lily James, Sam Riley, Matt Smith, Douglas Booth, Rating : 2/5 The Blurb : In the 19th century, a mysterious plague turns the English countryside into… Continue reading Pride & Prejudice… &..er..Zombies?

2017, Books, Jane Austen, Jane Austen Month, Read Lists, Reading

Favourite Austen Spin-Off’s #Books

I was going to write reviews on a few of my favourite Jane Austen inspired books but there I so many I just decided to do a Top 5 with a brief description, 10 seemed like too many. They are in no particular order and I have not included the Austen Addicts Books as I… Continue reading Favourite Austen Spin-Off’s #Books

2017, Jane Austen, Jane Austen Month, Movies, Review

Lady Susan…

L O V E   &   F R I E N D S H I P  Cast : Kate Beckinsale, Morfydd Clark, Stephen Fry, Director : Whit Stillman Rating : 4/5 Blurb : Set in the 1790s, Love and Friendship centers on beautiful widow Lady Susan Vernon, who has come to the estate of her… Continue reading Lady Susan…

2017, Jane Austen

Jane Austen Day

Jane Austen was born on the 16 December 1775 in Steventon in Hampshire.  In 2015 the 16 December was officially declared to be Jane Austen Day. I have spent a while trying to think of an interesting post to mark this day. I did consider completing an essay on all I know about Jane Austen… Continue reading Jane Austen Day

2017, Books, Jane Austen, Jane Austen Month, Reading, Review

Unleashing Mr Darcy #Book

U N L E A S H I N G   M R   D A R C Y  Terri Wilson  Rating : 4/5 The Blurb: It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single woman teetering on the verge of thirty must be in want of a husband. Not true for Manhattanite Elizabeth Scott.… Continue reading Unleashing Mr Darcy #Book