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The Books: “Pride and Prejudice” (Jane Austen)

Next in my adult fiction shelves: Pride And Prejudice – by Jane Austen. I struggled to choose an excerpt from this book – it’s one that I love, and that I never get tired of. The long scenes of intense … Continue reading

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1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

Jessa Crispin has an interesting interview with Peter Boxall, editor of 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die. I loved what Boxall said at the end: “Having benefited from an extraordinary number of emails and letters as well as … Continue reading

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Favorite Fictional Characters

A revised list, from a post I did a while back. My favorite characters from fiction. I am limiting my choices to just novels – and leaving out such amazing characters as Hamlet, or Stanley Kowalski. Here is how I … Continue reading

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Pride and Prejudice: In Defense of Jane Austen

Here is an awesome post in defense of Jane Austen, and in defense of Pride and Prejudice in general. Makes me want to take a look at the book again – it’s been a while since I read it. I … Continue reading

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