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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

Austen is simply the master of dialogue. I thought is was okay when I read it in high school. I re-read it a few years ago (not sure of the date) and really appreciated it. It's no wonder this is a classic. Read full review

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User Review  - bibleblaster - LibraryThing

I was not expecting myself to enjoy this as much as I did. Austen's writing is crystal clear, with many witty and sometimes provocative asides (e.g. "Is not general incivility the very essence of love ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cecrow - LibraryThing

I've dodged this one for years but I grew tired of losing at the trivia questions. I don't find Jane Austen's work as immediately likeable as I do Charlotte Bronte or Dickens so it requires more ... Read full review

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User Review  - Merryann - LibraryThing

A lovely romance. In the past I've found some classics a chore to work my way through and so I generally avoid reading them. This one read quite nicely and inspires me to give some other unopened classics a try. Read full review

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User Review  - konastories - LibraryThing

Joy's Review: It seems almost silly to rate a book that is so much a part of English-language culture. The plot and names and tropes are so ubiquitous and so much a part of the culture, that I can't ... Read full review

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User Review  - WeaselOfDoom - LibraryThing

I can see why so many people love it to pieces! Mr. Darcy's character growth was impressive; I would have loved to be friends with Jane and Elizabeth Bennet; and I would have ran away screaming from Mrs. Bennet and Mr. Collins! You dodged a bullet there, Lizzie :) Read full review

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User Review  - GlennBell - LibraryThing

This story enables one to have insight into the society of English middle to upper class. The story revolves around the courtship of Eliabeth and Darcy. It demonstrates the ability of one to change an ... Read full review

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User Review  - plaeski - LibraryThing

I did it!!! I made it through a book that I thought I never would. It took watching the 1995 TV adaptation to really get me in the right mindset to enjoy it, but once I got into it I found myself ... Read full review

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an awesum book.................dont read the unabridged version though(if u r impatient) Jane Austen can meander a bit. However the abidged version everyone should try...............i know that it is the age of bestsellers but classics should be given a try too.

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User Review  - gypsysmom - LibraryThing

Probably my favourite of this author. Read full review


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