Author: Jane Austen

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Feb 19
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – Book vs Movie Review

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – Book vs Movie Review

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Plot Summary: Five sisters in 19th century England must deal with the idea of marrying wealthy businessmen, as well as protecting themselves from a growing population of savage zombies. Starring: Lily James, Sam Riley, Bella Heathcote, and Douglas Booth Directed by: Burr Steers Info from imdb           I have been anxiously awaiting this movie! I really loved the book. And the movie has a former Doctor! Plus, Lily James, who has been killing it lately in all sorts of movies and TV shows. Plus, ZOMBIES and sword fighting. And Darcy. Let’s see how the book and… Read more »

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Nov 20
Book Review – Persuasion

Book Review – Persuasion

Persuasion by Jane Austen Publisher: Oxford University Press Date Published: Originally Published 1818 Genres: Classics, Literary, Romance Format: Audiobook Pages: 249 Audiobook Length: 8 hours, 47 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Juliet Stevenson Description: Persuasion celebrates romantic constancy in an era of turbulent change. Written as the Napoleonic Wars were ending, the novel examines how a woman can at once remain faithful to her past and still move forward into the future. Anne Elliot seems to have given up on present happiness and has resigned herself to living off her memories. More than seven years earlier she complied with duty: persuaded to… Read more »

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