Jane Austen

Today marks 200 years since Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice was published for the first time.

Sigh, do you think our boyfriends will ever read it?

This is a significant birthday. To celebrate, I’m going to re-read (again) the novel which I first opened at the age of 13, and have returned to many times since. Many people around the world will do the same thing.

I have a feeling, though, that most of them will have something in common. Yep, they’ll pretty much all be female.

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  • stephen says:

    06:58pm | 28/01/13

    By the way, nice name. Thought of ringing Hollywood, for a patent ? Read more »

  • Kim Possible says:

    06:48pm | 28/01/13

    I am an avid reader, and I’d love to hear from others any recommendations of well written stories of any genre and style! I enjoyed P&P but equally I also enjoyed William Gibson. As long as its intelligent and well written, it doesn’t matter the genre. What else can punchers… Read more »

 

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