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Sense & sensibility

Author: Joanna Trollope; Jane Austen
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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A modern retelling of the Jane Austen classic follows the Dashwood sisters--Elinor, Marianne and Margaret--as they, after the death of their father, must come to terms with the cruelties of life without the status of their country house, the protection of the family name or the comfort of an inheritance.
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Genre/Form: Love stories
Chick lit
Satire
Fiction
Satirical literature
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanna Trollope; Jane Austen
ISBN: 9780062200464 0062200461 9781443416566 1443416568 9780007461790 0007461798 9780007461769 0007461763 9780007461776 0007461771
OCLC Number: 827260097
Notes: A contemporary retelling of Jane Austen's Sense and sensibility.
Description: 362 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Paperback -Joanna Trollope's much-anticipated contemporary reworking of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility will launch The Austen Project and be one of the most talked about books of 2013. 'It's hugely exciting to attempt the reworking of one of the best novels written by one of our greatest novelists. This is a project which requires consummate respect above all else; not an emulation, but a tribute.' Joanna Trollope The Austen Project is a major new series of six novels teaming up authors of global literary significance with Jane Austen's six complete works. The pairing of Joanna Trollope and Jane Austen received global coverage, from the NEW YORK TIMES to the TIMES OF INDIA. The Austen Project continues with Val McDermid's reworking of Northanger Abbey in Spring 2014 and Curtis Sittenfeld's Pride and Prejudice in Autumn 2014.
Other Titles: Sense and sensibility
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`...wittily, stylishly and sensitively written with lots of delicious upmarket detail. A must for Trollope and Austen fans alike' Daily Mail `Trollope is an expert in her craft...it's a Read more...

 
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