Graphic Novels by Edginton & Deas, with Austen, and Horrocks | Xpress Reviews

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Forget Colin firth; here’s a new Pride and Prejudice for the modern reader; anyone with an interest in the history or creation of comics will find themselves enthralled by Sam Zabel and the Magic Pen

Q&A: Margaret C. Sullivan, the Author of Jane Austen Cover to Cover on Austen’s work and legacy

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“I’ve never felt Austen’s work was chained to its time period in essence. In details it certainly is, but while the setting of her novels was in the Georgian/Regency period, at its core she was writing about people and their behavior.”

A Modern Emma: Alexander McCall Smith Reimagines Jane Austen’s Classic

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“Jane Austen is the perfect writer. She doesn’t need to be rewritten,” declared McCall Smith, the genial author of the hugely loved “No. 1 Ladies Detective” series, during an interview in his suite at New York’s Warwick Hotel.

Back to School : Classics Worth a Second Read | The Reader’s Shelf

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Consider building a display of classic titles that your patrons might have, shall we say, skimmed the first time around.

Thieves, Friends, Fashionistas, and Yoo-Hoo Sex | What We’re Reading

The Story about Ping

The LJ/School Library Journal staff reads a designer bio, a kiddie classic, an office romance, a cyber/technothriller, a Darcy duo mystery, and a story about (maybe) a girl’s struggles.

Post–Valentine’s Day Books | What We’re Reading

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Library Journal and School Library Journal staffers wear their hearts on their collective sleeves this week!

Arts & Humanties Reviews | September 15, 2013

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Reviews of Jane Austen’s England, On Poetry, Wonder of Wonders: A Cultural History of Fiddler on the Roof, plus a full list of Arts & Humanities reviews from the September 15, 2013 issue.

Austen Reimagined

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Reviews of Jo Baker’s Longbourn and Joanna Trollope’s Sense & Sensibility from the August issue.

Graphic Novels Reviews | July 2013

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Graphic novel reviews from the July issue.

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, June 14, 2103

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Best trips in California, The Real Jane Austen, career advice, the “murder of the century,” Rita Moreno on Rita Moreno, a blog from the New York Times on the Civil War, the portraits of Man Ray

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