New Fanfiction coming in August

Sourcebooks Landmark announced a major new release by the popular author of Mr. Darcy’s Diary, Amanda Grange entitled Mr. Darcy, Vampyre, available August 11th. It is a continuation of Pride and Prejudice after the wedding, and may explain some of Mr. Darcy’s cold and distant noble mien in the original novel.

Book Suggestion: Jane Austen and the Fiction of her Time

This book presents Jane Austen as a radical innovator. It explores the nature of her confrontation with the popular novelists of her time, and demonstrates how her challenge to them transformed fiction. Mary Waldron shows how Austen's novels exemplify the strong skepticism about contemporary notions of the proper content and purpose of fiction that is … Continue reading Book Suggestion: Jane Austen and the Fiction of her Time

Alexander McCall Smith’s No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency

A recommended reading and now, even TV viewing is the book series by Alexander McCall Smith-The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency. HBO has created a TV series based on the book which shows on Sundays. This very delightful series smacks with wit, grace, humor and the smallness of a society often found in our Jane's … Continue reading Alexander McCall Smith’s No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency