Happy Birthday to Jane Austen!
On Thursday, December 16th is Jane Austen’s 235th birthday.
To honor Jane Austen's birthday, Sourcebooks, the world’s leading publisher of Jane Austen fiction, is offering an amazing deal for readers of Austen fiction.
From Sourcebooks: "Special e-book editions of Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Sense and Sensibility, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion and Mansfield Park will be available for free for one day only. These celebratory editions include the full novels, plus the legendary color illustrations of the Brock brothers, originally created to accompany the books in 1898.
In addition to the Jane Austen classics, readers can also enjoy these bestselling Austen-inspired novels. The following bestselling e-books will be free on December 16th in honor of her birthday:
Eliza’s Daughter by Joan Aiken
The Darcys & the Bingleys by Marsha Altman
Mr. Darcy Takes a Wife by Linda Berdoll
What Would Jane Austen Do? by Laurie Brown
The Rebecca Ann CollinsChronicles by
The Other Mr. Darcy by Monica Fairview
Mr. Darcy’s Diary by Amanda Grange
Mr. & Mrs. Fitzwilliam Darcy: Two Shall Become One by Sharon Lathan
Lydia Bennet’s Story by Jane Odiwe
Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy by Abigail Reynolds
Available wherever eBooks are sold."
This is a great opportunity to get a copy of Jane Austen's work on your e-books, as well as picking up some new Austen-themed books!