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pride_prejudice_zombiesI read this ├╝ber popular, utterly strange adaption of Jane Austen’s classic around Thanksgiving. Do I think it improves upon the original story, one of my favorite books of all time? No. Did I enjoy it anyway? Yes. But I’m not really sure if I enjoyed it because of all the extra zombie mayhem, or if it was just rereading the wonderful text by Jane Austen that still remains in this book (85% of the original text remains).

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Rupert Penry-Jones

PBS created The Men of Austen website with “online dating profiles” of all the Jane Austen heroes. I don’t know why it amuses me so much, but it does. I love Austen’s novels and the movies. I think I’d have to say I’m in the Frederick Wentworth camp.

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