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The Jane Austen Society / Natalie Jenner.

The Jane Austen Society / Natalie Jenner.
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ISBN 9781643586533
Author Jenner, Natalie author.
Title The Jane Austen Society / Natalie Jenner.
Edition Large print edition.
Publisher/Date ©2020
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2020.
Pagination etc. 423 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Summary Note Can a village in need find hope after the devastation of war? The Jane Austen Society is a fictional telling of the start of the society in the 1940s in the village of Chawton, where she lived. There are eight main characters, all of whom are obsessed with Austen and conspire to create the society and turn the Austen cottage into a museum in her honour: a WWII war widow, a Farmer, a village Doctor, a local Solicitor, a House-Girl in the Knight estate, the anticipated heiress of that estate, an employee of Sotheby's and a Hollywood Actress. Multiple social, romantic and cultural collisions ensue. Jenner brings all of these disparate characters vividly to life, and you'll root for all of them to find their own happiness.
Subject Jane Austen Society -- Fiction
Villages -- England -- Fiction
Chawton (England) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction
Friendship -- Fiction
Administration of estates -- Fiction
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Large type books.
Shelf Location LP JENN
Reservations Queue 2
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