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Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Happy Birthday Jane Austen!


Happy Birthday Jane Austen!

Dec 16, 1775 - July 18, 1817


Thank you Jane for Mansfield Park, Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Persuasion, Sense and Sensability, and Northanger Abbey! Hope you are enjoying Jane Austen week, with a bit of Jane inspired books. I will link up all the reviews this week here at the end of the week, and in the meantime enjoy more contemporary books inspired by Jane Austen's popularity! And don't be shy, share your favorite Jane Austen book here! Tell me what other Jane inspired book you've read and liked! And of course you can always share your Birthday wishes with Jane!

Happy reading! And Happy Birthday Jane!


2 comments:

Ladybug said...

Happy birthday Jane! I will be celebrating tonight by watching Real Jane Austen.

Suzanne said...

Hi Ladybug!
Thanks for mentioning Real Jane Austen! Looks like a great adaptation!!

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