What Jane Austen Experience Are You?

What Jane Austen Experience Are You?

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So many things happen to Jane Austen’s heroines. What would happen to you?   Inspired by this bingo chart. Enjoying Bookstr? Get more by joining our email list! Bookstr is community supported. If you enjoy Bookstr’s articles, quizzes, graphics and videos, please join our Patreon to support our writers and creators or donate to our Paypal and help Bookstr to keep supporting the book loving community. Become a Patron!   Featured image via News Break

#Bookstagrammer of the Week: @braveliteraryworld

#Bookstagrammer of the Week: @braveliteraryworld

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Want to see your favorite Bookstagrammer featured next? Message @bookstrofficial here.   This Week’s Featured creator: @braveliteraryworld   Each week Bookstr is going to be highlighting your favorite Bookstagrammers. A Bookstagrammer is someone who shares all of their literary interests, ranging from book reviews and aesthetically pleasing book pictures to outfit pictures featuring their current reads. Anything that evokes bibliophile feels is on their Instagram pages. Make sure to give these Bookstagrammers the love they deserve! This week we are getting to know a teacher who is a lover of classic lit and diversity: Esther, or as you would know …

11 Empowering Quotes by Female Writers

11 Empowering Quotes by Female Writers

There’s no doubt that the representation of women in literature is changing, and we owe most of that to female writers who have created female characters that us readers can use as role models. From Jane Austen to J.K. Rowling, these female authors know just what it’s like to be a woman in a man’s world, and they won’t let the female struggle go unnoticed in books. Here are eleven powerful quotes by female writers to repeat to yourself throughout the day whenever you need a reminder of just what it means to be a woman.   image via biography.com …

3 Shockingly Savage Jane Austen Quotes

3 Shockingly Savage Jane Austen Quotes

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There are so many spectacular Jane Austen quotes it’s hard to choose just three, but they’re not all just deep or wise or about marriage and life (or at least, not only those things). Some of them are actually the sickest burns I’ve ever seen in my life.   Persuasion   Image via Freepik, quote via GoodReads   That is an incredibly metal way to talk about someone who died at sea. My god. Austen doesn’t get enough credit for totally demolishing people. These are not just cozy period pieces. Things get REAL. This is only like half the quote, …