Life of a Book Hoarder

Austen Related Recommendations

Before my Austen Month comes to a close, I wanted to make a little post about Jane Austen related materials that I recommend. I don’t know about you, but when I love a certain author or story, I’m usually interested in works that have been inspired or influenced by said work. I know there are loads of Jane Austen spin-offs and reimaginings that I’ve yet to explore, but I wanted to highlight some of the ones I’ve discovered and enjoyed.

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Book Review

Book Review: Lost in Austen

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Lost in Austen
By Emma Campbell Webster

My Edition:
Paperback, 345 pages
2007, Riverhead Books
ISBN: 9781594482588

From the back of the book: Your name: Elizabeth Bennet. Your mission: to marry both prudently and for love, avoiding family scandal. Equipped with only your sharp wit, natural good sense, and tolerable beauty, you must navigate your way through a variety of decisions that will determine you own romantic (and financial) fate. Ever wonder what would happen if Elizabeth accepted Mr. Darcy’s proposal the first time around? Or ran from his arms into those of Persuasion’s Captain Wentworth? Now is your chance to find out.

Get ready, this is a long review!

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