Author Sonali Dev

in Conversation with

Bridget Eileen Madden,

Jane Austen Aficionado 

Saturday, May 21 @ 2 pm

The recording of this conversation can be found here.

We love Jane Austen-esque adaptations and, if you haven't read those by Sonali Dev, you are in for a treat! Join us for this conversation between Sonali and Bridget Eileen Madden, who is a true Austen Aficionado! They'll be chatting how Austen books inspired Sonali, the similarities and differences between the books, as well as any hidden "Easter Eggs" that only a Jane Austen fan would pick up on!


Sonali Dev's books have been named Best Books of the Year by Library Journal, NPR, the Washington Post, and Kirkus Review.


Her latest, the Rajes Series, includes:

Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors

Recipe for Persuasion

Incense and Sensibility

The Emma Project (out 5/17/22)​

Bridget Eileen Madden is a writer in Rhode Island, and the founder and organizer of the Boston Austen Book Club.

Two ways to watch:

At home


At the library with other readers (snacks served!)

Click one to register!

Presented in partnership with Ashland Public Library, Needham Library and Mass Bay Community College.

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