Jane Austen

Mr. Darcy's Daughters

By Elizabeth Aston

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Picking up twenty years after Pride and Prejudice left off, Mr. Darcy's Daughters begins in the year 1818. Elizabeth and Darcy have gone to Constantinople, giving us an opportunity to get to know their five daughters, who have left the sheltered surroundings of Pemberley for a few months in London. While the eldest, Letitia, frets and the youngest, Alethea, practices her music, twins Georgina and Belle flirt and frolic their way through parties and balls and Camilla -- levelheaded and independent -- discovers what joys and sorrows the city has to offer an intelligent young woman.

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An Assembly Such As This

By Pamela Aidan

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Taking the reader into the world of one of Jane Austen's most famous characters, Fitzwilliam D'arcy, Pamela Aidan begins her tale by introducing her readers to Darcy during his first visit to Herfordshire. This first book takes us up to the disastrous ball at Netherfield and Darcy's return to London.
Fitzwilliam Darcy, Gentleman: Book 1.
Others in the series: Book 2; Duty and Desire, and Book 3; These Three Remain.

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A Portrait of Jane Austen

By Lord David Cecil

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"Not much about Jane Austen's personality can be gleaned from her works. It is from her letters, from the evidence of the friends and relations, and above all from a knowledge of the kind of life led and ideas held by the society she was born into, that we are to know her."
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Letters to Alice on First Reading Jane Austen

By Fay Weldon

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A collection of correspondence between an eighteen-year-old student with green spiky hair and her aunt Fay, in which they discuss the merits of reading Jane Austen.
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The Jane Austen Book Club

By Karen Joy Fowler

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Six Californians meet regularly to discuss the works of English novelist Jane Austen. The characters' lives and relationships follow the plots of Austen's novels--with an interesting twist!

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Jane Austen Over and Over and Over

What is is about Jane Austen?  If you have read her books over and over and over, maybe you are ready to try something a little different.  Her stories have been re-told and re-imagined in prequels and sequels and in various time periods and settings.  Her characters even make literary appearances as zombies and vampires.  Browse our new booklist, Jane Austen Over and Over and Over.

The Plight of the Darcy Brothers: a Tale of Siblings and Surprises

By Marsha Altman

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The Darcys and the Bingleys are plunged into married life and its many accompanying challenges.

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Jane Bites Back

By Michael Thomas Ford

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Two hundred years after her death, Jane Austen is still surrounded by the literature she loves--but now it's because she's the owner of Flyleaf Books in a sleepy college town in Upstate New York.
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Mr. Darcy, Vampyre

By Amanda Grange

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A delightfully thrilling, paranormal Pride and Prejudice sequel, full of danger, darkness and deep romantic love.

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Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict

By Laurie Viera Rigler

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Talk about an out-of-body experience. One moment Courtney Stone is a modern-day L.A. career woman lamenting a lost love; the next she is Jane Mansfield, a well-to-do, willowy ...lady in nineteenth-century England. (from BookList)
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