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Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters

WATCH The Good, The Bad, And The Just Plain Boring: What Kind Of Book Trailer Actually Sells Books?

Publishing Perspectives | Kathleen Sweeney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

When the term “book trailer” first buzzed out of Los Angeles in 2002, expectations ran high for video promos to become mandatory launch elements. ...

Eat Pray Naked Lunch And The Best Bad Literary Mashups

Jason Pinter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jason Pinter

Literary mashups have invaded bookstores everywhere, blending beloved stories, characters and real-life historical figures with the unlikeliest of ingredients.

'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies' Spin-Offs Are Out Of Control! 11 Classic Monster Mashups (PHOTOS, VIDEO, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

"Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" was published in January 2009, and since then, it's set off a literary monster mash-up craze. The book, which paired...

'Android Karenina' Out Today: What Would Tolstoy Think? (VIDEO)

Ben H. Winters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ben H. Winters

I'm going to go ahead and get this out of the way. Leo Tolstoy would have hated this book.

'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' Has An Awesome (And Gruesome) Book Trailer (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The monster-filled spin-offs on classic literature spawned by 2009's "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" have consistently mastered the art of the book ...

Jane Austen as a Vampire?

Michael Thomas Ford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Michael Thomas Ford

It never occurred to me that making Austen a vampire was in any way disrespectful. Rather, I looked at it as giving her the chance to take revenge on those who have appropriated her literary genius for their own profit.

'Android Karenina' Is Latest From 'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies' Publisher | Keith Staskiewicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Quirk Books, the folks who brought you Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, its prequel, and Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters, have moved on from bl...

WATCH: Five Great Book Videos (POLL)

The Huffington Post | David Colbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

E-books are getting all the attention this year, but promotional videos for books have suddenly and quietly become a lot more fun than ever before. ...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Will Be A Miniseries

io9 | Meredith Woerner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

File this under TV movies that will be better than the actual book: "Pride and Prejudice And Zombies" is being made into a miniseries. Check out the p...

'Pride and Prejudice' Updates: Sick Of Them Yet?

EW Shelf Life | Kate Ward | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

I became immediately fatigued upon finding a copy of "The Trials of the Honorable F. Darcy," by Sara Angelini -- a 2007 novel (newly in paperback) tha...

I Write With Dead People: How to Collaborate With a Corpse

Ben H. Winters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ben H. Winters

Writing with the deceased is not as easy as it sounds. For one thing, you're really on your own when it comes to publicity; our book came out two months ago, and Jane Austen has yet to turn up for a book signing.