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I've seen book covers like those in stores and every time I see one I get this sick feeling as if I am Jane Austen rolling in my grave. I understand that there is a lot of money to be made from anything resembling Twilight...but do these people really think that Twilighters will read past the familiar cover into some classic literature? I doubt it.
It makes me sad that Jane Austen has to be manufactured in this way to woo younger readers... in many ways I feel like it is the defacing of a classic.
I see your point Andrew, however if this is effective in getting younger people to read the stories, then it is not such a bad thing. If it helps the book sell, and read by those who may not have otherwise picked it up, then it is positive overall.