A. Be kind, and don't take yourself too seriously.
A. Sitting in a café in Vienna, drinking coffee and eating apfelstrudel.
A. "like" and "oh, well"
A. I can't say I identify with her - that would definitely count as hubris! - but I really admire Jane Austen.
Imagine a younger sister in the Bennet household investigating magical occurrences and getting into scrapes, while the plot of Pride and Prejudice goes on in the background and interacts with the magical goings on, and you will have an idea of what these books are...