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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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Top Ten Pride and Prejudice Book Covers

 Because, although we shouldn’t, we all do judge a book by its cover… so I decided to do a “Top Ten” of the best Pride and Prejudice book covers I could find.  Some of them (including the favourite) I have seen in book stores, whereas others I have only had the pleasure on the internet.   Choosing the perfect cover is a bit of an important exercise for your favourite book, and it can change the entire way you perceive a novel.  Myself- I have at least four copies, I’d say.  One is the boring orange-and-white penguin book, that was only about $10 and therefore I justified another copy.  Continue reading

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Pride and Prejudice and… Twilight?

Twilight- Stephanie Meyer (2005)
(Confused?  I sure as hell am)

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