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

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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, 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

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

Unleashing Mr Darcy #Movie

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

2017, Books, Jane Austen, Jane Austen Month

Getting To Know Jane…

Jane Austen is most remembered for her most popular novel Pride and Prejudice however what else do we know about one of England's most popular authors. Below is the only known image of Jane Austen to be completed during her lifetime. The drawing was completed by her sister cassandra. Jane Austen was born in a… Continue reading Getting To Know Jane…