Classic Love Stories for Valentine’s Day

Are you looking for a romantic book to read on Valentine’s day but the hold queue at the library for the most popular romantic reads is too long? Don’t fret! Remember the contemporary romance had to get their familiar tropes from somewhere, and most of the time, they evolved from the classics. So why notContinue reading “Classic Love Stories for Valentine’s Day”

16 Books to Read on Austen’s Birthday

Today is Jane Austen’s birthday! And there is no better way to celebrate the great novelist by reading great books about her. So curl up in your favorite reading chair and raise a cup of tea to our favorite author and see why over these past 200 years, her legacy endures on:

Book Review: The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner

Format: Hardcover Pages: 320 pages Published:¬†May 26, 2020 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Genre: Historical Fiction, Austenesque Fiction¬†

Literary Hugs: 10 Classics That Will Give You The Hug You Need

Are you need of a hug? It may not be the same but why not take a “literary” hug? Reading can provide comfort to anyone, particularly in stressful times. We may not be able to have that human interaction that we yearn for, but there some books that will give you that heartwarming distraction. SoContinue reading “Literary Hugs: 10 Classics That Will Give You The Hug You Need”

Persuasion Turns 200

  This month, Persuasion turns 200. It was published at the end of 1817, six months after Jane Austen’s death. Other than being her last completed novel, Persuasion is considered to be one of Austen’s greatest novel. So in celebration of this anniversary, let us take a look at some of the quotes that hasContinue reading “Persuasion Turns 200”