With thanks to my sons Michael and Patrick for water management and camera operation. And to Mrs B for keeping her laughter under control. Visit Chawton House Library to learn about this important literary treasure. Donate to its "Jane … [Read more...] about The Darcy Proposal #TheDarcyLook
Poor fellow. His beliefs shaken to the core by the harsh rejection of the woman he loves. At least Lady Catherine doesn't have a smartphone. If she did, she would be a proficient email user. … [Read more...] about Mr Darcy: the inbox
It's a question I get asked a lot. Which is odd, because it's not as if Ms Austen is undiscovered or underrated. Nobody ever thinks to ask why I like novels by Terry Pratchett or Mark Lawrence. Or football. Or twiglets. Or even Poldark. … [Read more...] about Why do you like Jane Austen?