Jane Austen’s Fight Club – All Austen needed was a bit more biffo!

by |July 27, 2010

Jane Austen has suffered unnumbered assaults, this last, however leaves her well equipped to repulse any further attempts to sully her good name.

What does Chuck Palahniuk’s modern boy’s own story – Fight Club have in common with the novels of Jane Austen?

Well, nothing… until now.

A group of girls in the US decided to bring the two together. Jane Austen finally gets her man, and kicks him right in the groin…

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John Purcell (aka Natasha Walker) is the author of The Secret Lives of Emma trilogy published by Random House Australia. The Secret Lives of Emma: Beginnings reached the top ten on the Australian fiction charts and Natasha/John was the tenth highest selling Australian novelist and third highest selling Australian debut author in 2012. The trilogy has since sold over 50,000 copies in print and ebook and has been translated into French, Korean and Polish. John has worked in the book industry for over twenty-five years. While still in his twenties he opened John’s Bookshop, a second-hand bookshop in Mosman in which he sat for ten years reading, ranting and writing. Now he is the Director of Books at booktopia.com.au.

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