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Six Books Jane Austen Would Read Today

Six Books Jane Austen Would Read Today

Today would have been Jane Austen’s 240th birthday. More than two hundred years since her novels first reached readers, her stories have remained powerful and popular. Full of timeless wisdom, Austen’s classics have made her one of the most celebrated authors of English literature. But what are some of the books that would inspire Austen

And the Oscar goes to. . .

  This Sunday will be the 88th Academy Awards ceremony. The nominees for Best Picture range from science fiction and period pieces to tales of modern day heartbreak, perseverance, and overcoming. However, no matter what movie takes home the Oscar this year, every year common themes always appear in these critically acclaimed films that stir