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Pride and Prejudice genre confusion

I was in Basement Books, at Central Station (Sydney), this weekend just gone and I came across a bizarre cover of Pride and Prejudice. In actuality, it was a 2-in-1 (with Emma) that presented the book as a thriller through the font emblazoned on the cover with ‘Jane Austen’. This A Wilco Book, ISBN: 9788182522367 ,  is so close to reads from Stephen King and the cover-formula for other thriller-style books that it took me by surprise. I only wish now that I’d bought the copy when I saw it!

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REVIEW: Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dreadfully Ever After

The sequel to Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, and the last in the trio.  By Steve Hockensmith.

I received this advance review copy from Quirk Books two days ago.  It comes out soon for everyone else to rock up to the shops and buy.  And I really do suggest you do, as this was my absolute favourite of the three with plot twists, romances, intrigues, ninjas and, um, brains every second of the way.  I predict big things for this book (especially considering the other two were NYTimes best sellers) and have been pretty excited for it!

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