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Jane Austen Waxwork

Jane Austen Waxwork We had a great time unveiling our new Jane Austen waxwork to the assembled media folk on Wednesday 9th of July. Reaction was overwhelmingly positive when the curtains were parted. The waxwork is now on public display. Developed from a forensic portrait of the author by Melissa Dring, the waxwork has been […]

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Northanger Abbey: The Austen Project, by Val McDermid


A review by Laurel Ann Nattress

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If you are reading this page, chances are you have a deep and abiding love for Jane Austen and her works. Like many of our readers, you may also enjoy writing about Jane, be it research about her time period, her life, her novels, or reviews of her works (and those inspired by her works) […]

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Conserve of Roses, boiled


A lovely way to make your roses last just a little bit longer.

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Discovering Bath with Jane Odiwe


The author of Searching for Captain Wentworth discusses her newest novel, Bath, and the Jane Austen Festival

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A Cameo Appearance by Jane Austen

Jane Austen Cameo

BeBookBound’s Erika Price shares her cameo necklace

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The Jane Austen Guide to Life, by Lori Smith


Thoughtful Lessons for the Modern Woman . Review by Laurel Ann Nattress

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Jane Austen Made Me Do It, Edited by Laurel Ann Nattress


a review by Vic Sanborn

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Who Was Jane Austen?


Jane Austen (1775-1817), English novelist, was born on the 16th of December 1775 at the parsonage of Steventon, in Hampshire, a village of which her father, the Rev. George Austen, was rector. She was the seventh of eight children. Her mother was Cassandra Leigh, niece of Theophilus Leigh, a dry humorist, and for fifty years […]

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William Thomas Beckford: Author, Architect and Rogue


You certainly must have heard before I can tell you that Col. Orde has married our cousin, Margt. Beckford, the Marchess. of Douglas’s sister. The papers say that her father disinherits her, but I think too well of an Orde to suppose that she has not a handsome independence of her own. Jane Austen to […]

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