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Sense and sensibility and sea monsters [electronic resource] / by Jane Austen and Ben H. Winters ; illustrations by Eugene Smith.

By: Winters, Ben H.
Contributor(s): Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Sense and sensibility.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Quirk classics: Publisher: Philadelphia : San Francisco : Quirk Books ; Distributed in North America by Chronicle Books, c2009Description: 1 online resource (343 p.) : ill., map.ISBN: 9781594744655 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions); 1594744653 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions).Subject(s): Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Sense and sensibility -- Parodies, imitations, etc | Inheritance and succession -- Fiction | Sisters -- Fiction | Courtship -- Fiction | Young women -- Fiction | Monsters -- Fiction | Islands -- Fiction | Social classes -- Fiction | England -- Fiction | ParodiesGenre/Form: Horror tales. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Sense and sensibility and sea monsters.DDC classification: 813/.6 Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold Summary: "As our story opens, the Dashwood sisters are evicted from their childhood home and sent to live on a mysterious island full of savage creatures and dark secrets. While sensible Elinor falls in love with Edward Ferrars, her romantic sister Marianne is courted by both the handsome Willoughby and the hideous man-monster Colonel Brandon. Can the Dashwood sisters triumph over meddlesome matriarchs and unscrupulous rogues to find true love? Or will they fall prey to the tentacles that are forever snapping at their heels?"--P. [4] of cover.
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Includes reader's discussion guide (p. 342-343).

"As our story opens, the Dashwood sisters are evicted from their childhood home and sent to live on a mysterious island full of savage creatures and dark secrets. While sensible Elinor falls in love with Edward Ferrars, her romantic sister Marianne is courted by both the handsome Willoughby and the hideous man-monster Colonel Brandon. Can the Dashwood sisters triumph over meddlesome matriarchs and unscrupulous rogues to find true love? Or will they fall prey to the tentacles that are forever snapping at their heels?"--P. [4] of cover.

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