Young Jane Austen

Becoming A Writer

2015 INDIES Winner
Gold, Biography (Adult Nonfiction)

What was Jane Austen like as a child? Drawing upon an array of sources, including Austen’s own books and correspondence, Pliscou has created a speculative biography with 20 charming B&W illustrations offering a glimpse into the world of young Jane Austen. Includes a richly detailed, annotated version and an overview of Austen’s life, legacy, the era in which she lived, and a timeline of key childhood events.