JANE AUSTEN'S GUIDE TO DATING rights that wrong and brings Austen's Regency wisdom into the twenty-first century. Seller's Description Our goal with every sale is customer satisfaction, so please buy with confidence.
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A completely new and amusing approach to dating, includes insightful personality quizzes that reveal which Jane Austen character you — and your mate — most resemble.
Armed with this knowledge, you can learn what to do if you’re a Lizzie, but the object of your affection is a Bingley.
Chapter One is called, “If You Like Someone, Make It Clear That You Do.” The author gives us the example of Henry and Catherine in “Northanger Abbey,” then tells us the importance of enjoying the moment rather than analyzing it to death.
We then read about Marianne and Willoughby from “Sense and Sensibility.” She certainly showed him how much she cared about him, and while he entered into their relationship without any intention of letting it get serious, he did fall head over heels in love.
Lauren Henderson was raised in London and studied English Literature at Cambridge University, where she wrote her dissertation on courtship rituals in Jane Austen.
You can even find out how to gain the clearheadedness and confidence that Anne Elliot had and almost lost in will help readers overcome the nonsense and find the sense (and sensibility) to succeed in a lasting relationship.
Fans of Jane Austen and newcomers alike will delight in this fun, fresh, and audacious guide.
It's a fun, insightful book, full of concrete advice and wise strategies that illustrate how honesty, self-awareness and forthrightness do win the right man in the end and weed out the losers, playboys and toxic flirts. This is a used book in good condition and may show some signs of use or wear.
Henderson deftly summarizes all the love stories in the books and introduces all the characters, so that newcomers and devotees alike can delight in this fun, fresh and audacious how-to guide.