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    • Thalia Book Club: A Celebration of Jane Austen with author Karen Joy Fowler and other Janeites

    • By: Karen Joy Fowler, Siri Hustvedt, Jennifer Egan
    • Narrated by: Hope Davis
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
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    Karen Joy Fowler, author of the best-selling The Jane Austen Book Club, joins other Austen enthusiasts including novelists Siri Hustvedt and Jennifer Egan to celebrate the work of one of English literature's best-loved authors. In connection with Penguin Classics' 60th Anniversary release of Jane Austen: The Complete Novels: Classic Deluxe Edition, this lively discussion will span the vivid characters, biting satire, and delicious romance of Austen's six novels. Selections read by Hope Davis.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Thalia Book Club: Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell with Author Susanna Clarke

    • By: Susanna Clarke
    • Narrated by: Neil Gaiman
    • Length: 1 hr and 33 mins
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      4 out of 5 stars 70
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    Susanna Clarke discusses her remarkable debut novel, the BookSense Book of the Year, Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell with her friend, novelist Neil Gaiman. Set in an alternate version of England in the early 1800s, an England in which the people yearn to recapture the practical magic of an earlier era, this fantasy novel combines the wit of Jane Austen with rollicking adventure and hilarious scholarly footnotes.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • NO, It's NOT the Book!

    • By Michael Eaton on 07-18-15

    Regular price: $6.95