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I was Jane Austen"s best friend

Cora Harrison

I was Jane Austen"s best friend

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Diaries,
  • Cousins,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Courtship,
  • Friendship,
  • Childhood and youth

  • About the Edition

    In a series of journal entries, Jenny Cooper describes her stay with cousin Jane Austen in the 1790s, and her entrance into Jane"s world of beautiful dresses, dances, secrets, gossip, and romance.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCora Harrison ; illustrated by Susan Hellard
    ContributionsHellard, Susan, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H2467 Ian 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination342 p. :
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24791394M
    ISBN 109780385739405, 9780385907873, 9780375897535
    LC Control Number2010015309


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I Was Jane Austens Best Friend follows the teenage life of Jane Austen, her cousin Jenny, and Janes immediate family, in a diary-like format. There are little illustrations dotted about, supposedly drawn by Jenny (and mostly of the handsome men she happens to meet!) with scraps of Janes writing attached for safe :// Jenny's adventures are chronicled in her diary.

At the back of the book, the author adds in an Author's Note detailing the changes made for this story. I adore Jane Austen and couldn't wait to read I WAS JANE AUSTEN'S BEST FRIEND. Jenny chronicles their daily routine, where we get an in-depth look into the Austen's way of  › Books › Children's Books › Growing Up & Facts of Life.

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