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Review: Lydia, the Wild Girl of Pride & Prejudice

About the book: A spirited, witty and fresh reimagining of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice! Lydia is the youngest Bennet sister and she’s sick of country life – instead of sewing and reading, she longs for adventure. When a red-coated … Continue reading

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CLASSIC YA MONTH: Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

“If you loved Pride and Prejudice, you’ll love this too!” Everyone has heard of Mr Darcy and Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen’s most famous book, but to my mind Sense and Sensibility is every bit as good and I love … Continue reading

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CLASSIC YA MONTH: Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

“Poor Catherine is thrown from ecstasies to despair on a moment-to-moment basis” I first read Jane Austen when I was fourteen. I was pretty smug about it, I have to admit. Not a lot of my friends were bothering with … Continue reading

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