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
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?
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
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…
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
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
U N L E A S H I N G M R D A R C Y Rating : 3/5 (very generous) Staring : Cindy Busby, Ryan Paevey, Frances Fisher Blurb : In this modern day spin on "Pride & Prejudice," Elizabeth Scott (Cindy Busby), is fishing for direction in her life and gets the… Continue reading Unleashing Mr Darcy #Movie