I donated a bunch of books today to my neighborhood library’s Friends Program. While at the Squirrel Hill Library, I looked over some of their gently-used and never-used books. Great success! I found a book about old-time San Francisco (920 O’Farrell Street) as well as a copy of Jane Austen’s Emma.
Kenna, 920 O’Farrell Street has some really fantastic pictures of old-time SF. One photo that caught my attention was the original location of Congregation Sherith Israel on Post Street. Fantastic photo!
What has made Jane Austen such a pop culture phenomenon?Jane Austen has a prestigious place in the literary world. Her novels challenge the reader to think critically, and are enjoyable to read. Several of...
How did you discover Jane Austen?Were you introduced to Jane Austen by reading one of her books or did you discover her novels by watching a movie adaptation (e.g. Colin Firth's "Pride and Prejudice")?