Originally Posted by caleb72
Sorry - still reading this.
I'm finding it tough going at the moment. I've heard from a couple of friends that Persuasion
is not the best start to Jane Austen,
I think that's true. Pride and Prejudice
is flat-out funny with a host of comic characters, and while Persuasion
has its moments (all of Sir Walter's mirrors!), it's not a comic novel, which P&P
For those who've found themselves left flat by Persuasion
, I'd strongly suggest trying P&P
before giving up on Austen.