I’M LAUGHING SO HARD. THAT’S IT GUYS, THAT’S ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW.
OMG it’s P&P as a picture book and it’s so great, I’m laughing! Who knew you could tell Jane Austen’s story in 12 words? HAHA
This is adorable
You can keep your celluloid heartthrobs and TV hotties—give us book nerds a crush object written in black-and-white. Because all the great one-sided romances come with paper cuts, and some of the best dates happen at the bookstore, here are the characters we’ve most wanted on our arms, in our …
The lack of Darcy on this list is astounding! I thought he was everyone’s one true love.
Agreed. Kind of an unexpected list, but different strokes I suppose.
All great writers hold mirrors to their readers. In Proust’s case, he holds a magnifying glass, not to showcase the blighted peculiarities of his characters but to introduce us to one character we might recognize but are not always eager to know better: ourselves.
—Andre Aciman, "Why All the Fuss About Proust?"