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JANE AUSTEN MADE ME DO IT
- An anthology of Austen-inspired fiction by Stephanie Barron, Lauren Willig, Alexandra Potter, Laurie Viera Rigler, and many more, & edited by Laurel Ann Nattress of Austenprose,
- Listen to the NPR interview with two JANE AUSTEN MADE ME DO IT authors, Frank Delaney and Diane Meier.
- Here's what reviewers are saying about Laurie Viera Rigler's story:
- "A hoot."--Bellingham Herald
- "Really clever concept...reminded of Jasper Fforde's Thursday Next series."--Bookworm 1858
- "Playful...tongue in cheek...too smart for words!"--One Literature Nut
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Calling all Reading Groups
- Click on the BOOK CLUBS menu above for Reading Group Guides, Favorites, and a Contact page.
- Laurie Viera Rigler would love to chat with your group via speakerphone or Skype. Contact her to arrange a time.
- Request a personally inscribed bookplate for your copies of Confessions and Rude Awakenings.
- CONFESSIONS OF A JANE AUSTEN ADDICT is in Reading Group Choices, is a Pulpwood Queens Book Club selection, has been featured in DearReader.com, and is an About.com Paperback Book Club Pick.
- RUDE AWAKENINGS OF A JANE AUSTEN ADDICT is a Pulpwood Queens Book Club selection, a Romantic Times Top Pick, and a Fresh Fiction Pick.
Which Austenesque Heroine Are You?
WARNING: Living in Regency England Can Be Habit Forming. Even If It's Only Inside Your Head.
- Are you an Austen Addict? You know you are.
- Ever thought about dancing at a Regency ball in full regalia?
- Check out the Austen Addict blog.