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Top Ten Favorite Quotes From Books

1. “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.” – Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice This is a fantastic quotation because it sets the tone for Austen’s tongue-in-cheek style and characterization—of Mrs. Bennet especially. You just KNOW that that’s exactly…

Top Ten Favorite Book Covers

There are lots of great book covers out there that make you just want to rip the book off the shelf and start reading wherever the book falls open. Then, there are others that make you never want to pick the book up ever. And finally, there are those that are just, to put it…

#938: Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen

Ah, Jane Austen. Every time I finish one of her books, I think, Yeah, this one is definitely my favorite. This is obviously untrue, since I’ve read all six major novels and they can’t all be my favorite, but I did experience that moment again when I finished Pride and Prejudice—for the third or fourth…