Monday, April 19, 2010

Recommended for the Period Piece Group

Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen

I'm surprised I actually haven't put this up already. It's a bit surprising to me how long it took before I read this novel. My sister even beat me to it. Obviously it's one of the first things that Jane Austen fans read and now there are movies people can enjoy that are actually quite faithful to the novel. But if you want the full effect and want to see Elizabeth and Darcy exactly how Austen wrote them, this is where you turn. It's a good book to enjoy on a relaxed day with the sun shining and a tall glass of tea at your side.

Notes from the playlist: "The Living Sculptures of Pemberly" by Dario Marianelli

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