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February 18, 2009


Mary Paulson

For a different locale of historical fiction, check out The Swedish Gypsy, set in Stockholm at the turn of the 20th century. Extensively researched, it's an engrossing portrayal of both the Kalderash Gypsy and Swedish cultures.

Fitzwilliam Fox

Very interesting. I wonder if you have read any of the enormously popular Twilight series that students seem to enjoy so much - and whether you see any validity in the comparisons that have been drawn between the vampire stories and Austen in that series?

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