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Mansfield Park by Jane Austen | Book review

Mansfield Park by Jane Austen | Book review

“Mansfield Park”, the third published work of Jane Austen is considered to be one of her mature works written after 1801. While her narrative remains as witty and satiric as ever, Mansfield Park deals more with the emotions and feelings of its heroine Fanny as she grows from a child to a woman in her uncle’s home that is called Mansfield Park. Boook : Mansfield Park Author : Jane Austen Publisher : Ubs Publishers’ Distributors (p) Ltd.-new Delhi (2003-10-15),Random House Publishing Group (1983); and others In the starting chapters of the novel, we are introduced to the wealthy family of ... Read More »

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen | Book Review

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen | Book Review

This is considered the Jane Austen masterpiece and is one of the most popular books of English literature (approx. 20 million copies sold till date) that has been successfully casting its spell on generation after generation of readers. Written by her as “First Impressions” and later published with the title “Pride and Prejudice“, this is one of the best love stories you would ever come across. It’s a tale of two strangers meeting, disliking, misunderstanding, hating, knowing, admiring and finally loving each other in that order. The book has inspired countless number of stage adaptations, TV shows and motion pictures. ... Read More »

Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen | Book Review

Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen | Book Review

This very first published novel of Jane Austen is a remarkable peace of work which more or less defines her style of writing that she later on perfected and is celebrated for. Her witty and satiric language describing all the commonplace situations and circumstances with her excellent insight and humour makes the incidents interesting and entertaining to the reader. The setup is the typical Jane Austen with main focus on courtship and engagement of young lovers of different natural dispositions, temperaments, occupations and social status. Boook : Sense And Sensibility Author : Jane Austen Publisher : Ubs Publishers’ Distributors (p) ... Read More »

Jane Austen | English Author

Jane Austen was born on December 16th, 1775, at Steventon Rectory, Hampshire, the youngest of seven children of Rev. George Austen. Her life was that of a placid spinster lady of the upper middle-class of 18th century England with no extraordinary events, concluded by her death at the age of 42, on July 18th, 1817. And she is one of the most celebrated authors of the English language. Strange, isn’t it? Related reading for you: The Jane Austen Book Club by Karen Joy Fowler | Book Review Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen | Book Review Emma by Jane Austen ... Read More »

The Host by Stephenie Meyer | Book Review

This is the only book written by Ms. Meyer so far that is not part of the Twilight saga and has been partly eclipsed in the glory of the Twilight saga. But, this is an enjoyable and entertaining book worth reading. Related reading for you: Twilight: Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer | Book Reviews Twilight: Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer | Book Review The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner – a Twilight Novella by Stephenie Meyer | Book Review Twilight by Stephenie Meyer | Book Reviews Read More »

The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner – a Twilight Novella by Stephenie Meyer | Book Review

This small book makes a part of Twilight saga indirectly. The Twilight saga is entirely Bella’s story, told by her most of the time, giving us a first hand account of her feelings and her experiences. Related reading for you: Twilight: Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer | Book Review Twilight by Stephenie Meyer | Book Reviews Twilight: New Moon by Stephenie Meyer | Book Reviews Twilight: Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer | Book Reviews Read More »