Synopses & Reviews
It is a truth universally acknowledged...that Jane Austen's pearls of wisdom and barbs of with are some of the most well-known, wise, and funny around. This handy, highly giftable book collects the best-known bits from Emma, Persuasion, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Sense and Sensibility, and Northanger Abbey, and groups them into categories like "men," "balls," and "marriage" so that readers can easily find the perfect quote for any occasion. For readers whose curiosity about Austen has been piqued by the Miramax film Becoming Jane, this book will be irresistible.
Inspired by the charming, winning film that will have audiences wanting to know more about Jane Austen, this is a collection of her most famous and quotable quotes her pearls of wisdom on topics such as men, marriage, gossip, and relationships.
About the Author
Anne Newgarden is a writer and editor. She lives in New York City.