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This month we asked you about your opinions on the movie clueless, which turned 20 on July 19th.The first question we asked was Do you like the movie Clueless? 100% of respondents said yes! The second question we asked was Do you think Clueless is an acceptable adaptation of Emma? 40% of respondents said No and 60% … Continue reading Fun Friday: Poll Results – Clueless Yes or No?
This is a meme hosted by Book Journey.As I mentioned in our Friday post (don't forget to vote in our July Poll) on July 19th Clueless will turn 20. Over the weekend I finished reading As If!: The Oral History of Clueless as told by Amy Heckerling and the Cast and Crew by Jen ChaneySummaryAcclaimed pop culture journalist … Continue reading It’s Monday! What are you reading? – As If!
Saturday, March 14, 2015George Knightley's love interest, in literature Sunday, March 15, 2015Mr. Darcy's creator
Chawton House in the snow by Ray MoseleyThese were very cheering thoughts; and the sight of a great deal of snow on the ground did her further service, for any thing was welcome that might justify their all three being quite asunder at present. --Emma, chapter 16
Longbourn by Jo Baker (BCD) (4 of 5 stars)I will admit that I couldn't wait to finish listening and picked up the book at work and read the last few chapters at lunch. I really liked how the novel was set during the time of P&P but it wasn't just a retelling. It was a whole … Continue reading Austen in August Wrap-up!
First up on July 8 there was another Jeopardy appearance! It was the Double Jeopardy Round in a category called Literary Clergymen and was the $400 answer: In this Jane Austen novel, William Collins is a minister who has designs on Elizabeth BennettThe first person to ring in got it correct! Our second appearance was … Continue reading Jane Sightings – Literary Clergymen and a Mr. Knightly Reference
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During the Jeopardy! Round on Friday's game there was a Jane Austen siting. The category was 2-WORD RESPONSESThe $1000 answer was - Jane Austen dedicated "Emma" to the future George IV, not by name but under this titleThe Question - What is Prince Regent? Before he was George IV, he was the Prince Regent ruling … Continue reading Jane Austen Siting on Jepoardy!