· Jane Austen meets Mean Girls, Austin Powers, and Groundhog Day. Sound too good to be true? It's not! They have all come together to help you figure out 7 ways to celebrate Jane Austen's birthday.
· Matchmaking, like stormy weather, class disputes, and Lydia Bennet, runs rampant in Jane Austen's novels, and we here at Open Road have decided to try our hand at this very Austen activity. We've matched up some of Austen's most beloved characters with an array of picks from contemporary literature across all genres, including works by Gloria Steinem, Barbara Pym, and Dorothy Sayers to name a few. So, Austen fans: Meet Your Match.