Tag Archives: Jane Austen

Happy Birthday Pride & Prejudice

Today is  the 202th anniversary of the classic by Jane Austen. One of the great master of English literature,  Austen sold the copyright to Pride and Prejudice to Thomas Edgarton for  £110 but because of favorable reviews he quickly recouped … Continue reading

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Staff Review: Death Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James

This is a pseudosequel to a classic, written by a classic mystery author, and probably of great interest to Austen and James fans.  The mystery is a tad disappointing in that the solution comes late and comes out of nowhere. … Continue reading

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