Which do you enjoy more - the Austen canon or the Bronte canon?

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Re: Which do you enjoy more - the Austen canon or the Bronte canon?

Post by sarahmarlowe » 04 Nov 2018, 17:50

I prefer the Bronte novels. I find that I can get into the flow of their writing more easily than I can with the Austen offerings.
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Post by Robinson1999 » 19 Nov 2018, 05:55

Austen canon

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Post by Donbaba » 21 Nov 2018, 07:35

I will prefer Austen canon

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Post by Nisha Ward » 02 Apr 2019, 03:13

I prefer Austen. Those books are lighter and funnier than the Bronte canon and I appreciate that. While I do love a dark tale myself, I'm not really into the Brontes' style.
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Post by zovianasreen » 07 Apr 2019, 00:34

I love Bronte (charlotte) for her characterization. I fell in love with her after reading Jane Eyre, portraying a strong and independent woman who fights for survival and self respect. Jane is a person who believes in erasing the limits to become an independent woman.

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Post by cadelfavreau » 10 Apr 2019, 19:48

I enjoy Bronte more, their work has more realism and a concern with more substantive themes.

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Post by srividyag1 » 17 Apr 2019, 10:08

pricklypurple wrote:
30 Jun 2018, 16:04
I prefer Austen because I think Bronte's novels are much darker and I need to be in a certain mood to read them.
It is so true that their writing style is completely different. I completely agree that my choice at a specific moment would depend on my mood, though I love both of them.
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