Sense & Sensibility

Sense & Sensibility

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11.99 Sense & Sensibility

Two sisters could hardly be more different . . .

Elinor Dashwood, an architecture student, values patience and reliability. Her impulsive sister, Marianne, takes after their mother, Belle, and is fiery and creative, filling the house with her dramas and guitar playing while dreaming of going to art school.

But when their father, Henry Dashwood, dies suddenly, his whole family finds itself forced out of Norland Park, their beloved home for twenty years. Without the… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

This is an entertaining exercise, but one offering few insights. If Trollope had taken more liberties with Austen, it might have served them both better.

So my verdict is – as Mags Dashwood would say – "Totes Amazeballs".

The Austen Project is a breathtaking tribute to Jane Austen. Profit-driven 21st-century publishers have faith in her iconic name and immaculate plots. I can’t wait to read the other five “updates” while being reminded to reread, joyfully, the originals.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Harper (October 29, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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