I’ve finished readingÂ Northanger Abbey and I plan to write a proper post later, but in the mean time I’ve whipped up a cross word .. just follow the link. Northanger Abbey Crossword I have no idea how to get the crossword into my blog post, so I linked to it instead.
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I’m still reading Northanger Abbey. I’ve never been a Henry Tilney fan – more of a Mr Knightley fan – but I am being seduced by his wit and charm. I have seen the 1986 adaptation with Peter Firth as Henry Tilney, but he just seemed supercilious and way too old. I’m glad I’ve taken [...]
I watched the second episode of Lost in Austen. I’m loving this show – it’s just so much fun. Jane Bennet and Mr Collins! And I think Hugh Bonneville as Mr Bennet is fabulous and Miss Bingley is suitably snooty and unpleasant. There are a lot of images of the series hereÂ and here is [...]
This is a bit of a mixed bag post. I did manage to find my copy of The Mysteries of Udolpho (it did involve a later and a lot of dust), so I’m already to Go Gothic. I’ve also seen the first episode of Lost in Austen. I liked it – I thought it was [...]
I think we would all like more literary output from Jane Austen.Â Whether it be short stories, letters, another novel or a journal. That is why this book is so intriguing and I had to have it – it’s a novel of Jane Austen’s journal. Many rumours abound about a mysterious gentleman said to be the [...]
There has been a rather large gap in my posting – but I think I’m on top of everything and can begin again. I thought I would start with a list of links to Jane Austen sites that I look at regularly … Jane Austen Society of Australia Jane Austen’s World – this is a [...]