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Blame Jane Austen for My Fanfiction Addiction

Wherein a reader exposes Jane Austen's work as gateway material for fanfiction addiction.

5 Contemporary YA Jane Austen Retellings

It's no surprise that there are a wealth of YA Jane Austen retellings. Austen may be one of the best classic authors to bring to young adult books.

Get Lost in Austen: 13 Adaptations for Jane Austen Fans

A bingeworthy look at some of the many film adaptations of Jane Austen novels and Jane Austen-related goodness.

Why EMMA is the Worst Jane Austen Novel

Hint: it has less to do with Emma's character and a whole lot more to do with poor Harriet Smith.

5 Excellent Jane Austen Comic Book Adaptations

These fantastic comic book adaptations of Jane Austen works will not have you crying adaptation foul.

Giveaway: Jane Austen Penguin Clothbound Editions!

Enter to win the complete set of Jane Austen Penguin Clothbound editions!

From Pemberley to Trump Tower: Jane Austen Quotes Meet Trump Tweets

What would Trump supporters think if they saw Jane Austen quotes shared on social media? We've got some ideas!

The Queerness of Emma

A reader examines queer themes in Jane Austen's EMMA, and writes on the importance of her Austen reading experience as a young queer girl.

Literary Tourism: Jane Austen-Themed Destinations

Tourist destinations related to Jane Austen, her books, and film adaptations of her novels.

Don’t Dismiss Jane Austen as a Writer of “Silly Things”

Whatever else Jane Austen was doing, she certainly wasn’t writing books about silly things. She was, in fact, writing books that gave voices to women.

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE Adaptations, Ranked

Costume dramas, modernizations, a Bollywood musical, and one with zombies! Which adaptations of Jane Austen's masterpiece are the best?

6 Classic and Contemporary Jane Austen Readalikes by Authors of Color

Looking for Jane Austen readalikes? Check out these classic and contemporary books similar to hers, all by authors of color!

Who Jane Read, Who Read Jane: Austen’s Readers and Favorite Books

On the popular books from Jane Austen's time period, her known favorite titles, and the readers who enjoyed her work.