Graphic Novels: Three Mini Reviews

In an attempt to catch up with what I thought was a hopelessly lost battle between myself and my reading challenge, I hit up my local library. (Nice! is what you should all be saying, in unison, pumping your fists.)

Anyway, I headed over to the (newly expanded!) graphic novel section to do what I perceive as a lil harmless cheating. I picked up five, ended up reading three, and did not really enjoy them at all.

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Northanger Abbey Review

Synopsis: During an eventful season at Bath, young, naïve Catherine Morland experiences the joys of fashionable society for the first time. She is delighted with her new acquaintances: flirtatious Isabella, who shares Catherine’s love of Gothic romance and horror, and sophisticated Henry and Eleanor Tilney, who invite her to their father’s mysterious house, Northanger Abbey. There, her imagination influenced by novels of sensation and intrigue, Catherine imagines terrible crimes committed by General Tilney. With its broad comedy and irrepressible heroine, this is the most youthful and and optimistic of Jane Austen’s works.

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Jane Austen Reviews: Sense & Sensibility and Persuasion

Hello…it’s me. I’m back at it with multiple reviews in one post–but don’t worry, it’s just two this time! And good news: I liked them both! In fact, one of them not only got five stars and thereby made my 2016 favorites list, it made my all time favorites list. I know. I’m excited too. (Note: I finished Persuasion mere moments ago, and Sense and Sensibility in August.)

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