Jane Austen

The girl with the golden pen
by Gill Hornby
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Publisher: Short Books Ltd

Series: Great Lives

Publication Date: July 06, 2017

ISBN: 9781780723372

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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[b]Bicentenary Edition" Celebrating 200 years of Jane Austen[/b]

In a country parsonage in the late 18th century, there lived a large family of seven children. They were all bright and clever and noisy, so nobody really noticed when little Jane turned quietly into a genius…

The modest, obedient youngest daughter of the Reverend Austen was to grow up to be one of the greatest writers in the English language. And the story of how she succeeded is every bit as romantic as one of her novels…