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Celebrate the 205th anniversary of Pride and Prejudice like a true Janeite! We’ve partnered with our friends over at Penguin Classics and Obvious State to give 2 lucky winners the chance to win a Jane Austen Deluxe Bundle. Winners will receive a gorgeous, cloth-bound, hardcover collection of Austen’s complete works, as well as an Austen-inspired literary art print, mug, and book […]

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In this episode of Book Club Appetizer, Read It Forward‘s Book Club-focused podcast, Curtis Sittenfeld, the author of Prep discusses her modern-day send-up of Pride and Prejudice. Wonderfully tender and hilariously funny, Eligible tackles gender, class, courtship, and family as Sittenfeld reaffirms herself as one of the most dazzling authors writing today. In this New York […]

It’s Jane Austen as you’ve never seen her before. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, based on the 2009 novel of same name by Seth Grahame-Smith, tells Austen’s classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th century England. But this time they are faced with a new challenge―an army of […]

How will you celebrate Jane Austen Day?! The Jane Austen Centre of Bath, England has declared December 16th Jane Austen Day. Austen, the beloved novelist, was born on this day in 1775. (photo credit: me, Erica, pulled from my archive of study abroad photos!) Help your patrons expand their Austen TBR pile with the readers advisory […]

The third and final installment in the Pride and Prejudice and Zombies trilogy, Dreadfully Ever After, releases on March 22nd! “This is a must-read for the growing legion of alternate-Austen fans (including, naturally, everyone who has read Pride and Prejudice and Zombies).” –Booklist As an avid Jane Austen fan- who has read just about everything […]