WWW Wednesday 11-13-2013

• What are you currently reading?

I’m in NaNoWriMo mode, so I am plowing my way through first editing one manuscript and finishing another. But I find I need distraction after a writing day, and sometimes a book is the perfect distraction. I’ve been picking up a lot of comfort reads, books I’ve previously enjoyed, with the occasional new book.

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From Fan Fic to “Murder at Mansfield Park”: Because We Want More

I have been thinking about the appeal of derivative Jane Austen novels. Some of these fall into the “The Continuing Adventures of [Favorite Character]” while others can be described as “[Favorite Jane Austen Novel] With [Supernatural Element].” The latter can … Continue reading