Jane Austen Week: Northanger Abbey

Hamlette is hosting a Jane Austen week, where lots of bloggers are posting on one of our favorite authors. There are discussions of her books and the various adaptations they've spawned in film and further. You can find all of the other posts here! I chose to write about Northanger Abbey, one of the more overlooked … Continue reading Jane Austen Week: Northanger Abbey

Women Writers Reading Challenge #30: Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid

Every so often, you come across a book that you're excited for, but when you actually come to read it, you're a bit disappointed. That's how I felt reading this updated version of Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey. Now I've never read Val McDermid, though I know she's a well-known mystery writer who has sold a … Continue reading Women Writers Reading Challenge #30: Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid