As one of the many editors at Real Simple with PPG (that is the Pride and Prejudice gene) I feel it is my duty to inform you of a very important holiday coming up at the end of the month. No, it’s not Jane Austen’s birthday (that was December 16th), but instead the 200th anniversary of Pride and Prejudice‘s publication. You can officially celebrate on January 28th, but I wanted to give plenty of notice so you can plan your celebration accordingly.
Here are a few ways you could mark the occasion:
(Plus, get a round up of other literary board games on Flavorwire.)
Or any one of the beautiful decorative editions that have come out in the past few years:
And last but not least, the two movie adaptations, which we call the BBC version and the Keira Knightley version, and both of which topped our editor Kristin van Ogtrop’s list of Movies that Make You Hate Your Life.