#jane austen

Signs You Might Be in a Jane Austen Novel

Are your own thoughts habitually your best companions? Are you half agony, half hope? You may be in a Jane Austen novel.

I Cooked My Way Through a Jane Austen Cookbook. Here’s How It Went.

I cooked my way through a cookbook inspired by Jane Austen's novels, and it opened up the world of the books to me.

How I Lost and Found Jane Austen

Jane's books illustrate not just love overcoming societal odds, but growth and understanding between people, and that is why they endure.

12 EMMA Retellings You Should Buy Right Now

These retellings, including Love Decoded by Jennifer Yen, take their inspiration from Emma by Jane Austen, but they all provide a unique spin on the premise.

Quiz: Design Your Dream Home And I’ll Tell You In Which Austen House You Should Live

Should you live in Pemberley or Barton Cottage? Hartfield or Northanger Abbey? Take this quiz to find out your ideal Austen house.

The Queen of Shade and Sass: A Guide to the Humor of Jane Austen

From quips to satirical characters and lambasting the upper classes, Jane Austen's humor is woefully under-appreciated.

13 Things You Didn’t Know About Jane Austen

Get to know the legendary Jane Austen with these lesser-known facts about her history and her work.

Extreme Prejudice: Ranking Board Book Adaptations of PRIDE & PREJUDICE

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a baby in possession of chubby fingers must be in want of a board book. Here are suitable options

Quiz: Which Jane Austen Villain Are You?

Take the Jane Austen Villain Quiz to find out if you are more like Mr. Wickham, Mr. Elton, or the haughty Lady Catherine de Bourgh.

How Jane Austen Raised Seven Gothic Novels From the Dead

The "horrid novels" were especially fortunate to have Jane Austen cast a spotlight upon them. So what are they? And why these titles?