Category: Austen in August

10 Austenesque Writers #AustenInAugustRBR

Please welcome Jessie from Dwell in Possibility!   It’s a truth universally acknowledged, that six completed novels by Jane Austen is simply not enough. Or at least it’s a truth acknowledged by every Janeite. Once you’ve read (and reread) all of her oeuvre, you may… Continue Reading “10 Austenesque Writers #AustenInAugustRBR”

Themes of Persuasion #AustenInAugustRBR

Please welcome Brianna from The Book Bug Reviews, with a guest post about the major themes in Persuasion. Be sure to read through to the end for a special giveaway (open only to Austen in August participants)! Austen in August: The Top 3 Themes… Continue Reading “Themes of Persuasion #AustenInAugustRBR”

Diary of a 21st Century Janeite #AustenInAugustRBR

Diary of a 21st Century Janeite by Jorie Story | @joriestory | Jorie’s tCC List For Austen in August 2017 *NOTE: Portions of this guest post were previously published on Jorie Loves A Story. In regards to language, I’m a dyslexic writer who writes in… Continue Reading “Diary of a 21st Century Janeite #AustenInAugustRBR”

The Folio Society Loves Jane! #AustenInAugustRBR

Please welcome back to Roof Beam Reader, THE FOLIO SOCIETY! The Folio Society’s collector’s edition of Jane Austen’s Persuasion features stunning images by artist Deanna Staffo.  Her illustrations are perfectly suited to the book’s tone, particularly that which shows Captain Wentworth dropping his pen while writing his… Continue Reading “The Folio Society Loves Jane! #AustenInAugustRBR”

It’s an #AustenInAugustRBR Bookstagram Challenge!

Jane Austen in August 2017 Day 2 of our Celebration of Jane #AusteninAugustRBR   And we’ve only just begun… Today is an intro to a new feature for 2017 ~ Austen in August on Instagram [+ twitter – pinterest – fb – etc] Adam… Continue Reading “It’s an #AustenInAugustRBR Bookstagram Challenge!”