Her six novels, written over 200 years ago, still capture our hearts today.

Mansfield Park  Sense and Sensibility Persuasion
Mansfield Park
Sense and Sensibility
Emma Northanger Abbey Pride and Prejudice
Northanger Abbey
Pride and Prejudice

How many copy-cats, spin-offs and look-a-likes are out there? How many movies, plays and tv productions have been made? How many books have been written about her life?  How many books are there discussing her work? Click on the links below to see more about the selections that  are available at Chesapeake Public Library. Then come check out a book!

Copy Cats, Spin-offs and Look-a-likes of Austen’s Books


Death Comes to Pemberley by James, P.D.

Prom and Prejudice by Eulberg, Elizabeth

I was Jane Austen’s Best Friend by Harrison, Cora

Jane Bites Back by Ford, Michael Thomas

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: the graphic novel by Grahame-Smith, Seth

Jane Austen Ruined My Life by Pattillo, Beth

Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters by Winters, Ben

The Independence of Miss Mary Bennet by McCullough,

The Confessions of Fitzwilliam Darcy by Street Mary

Cassandra’s Sister by Bennett, Veronica

Loving Mr. Darcy: Journeys Beyond Pemberley by Lathan, Sharon

 Mr. and Mrs. Fitzwilliam Darcy: Two Shall Become One by Lathan, Sharon

The Exploits & Adventures of Miss Alethea Darcy by Aston, Elizabeth

Writing Jane Austen by Aston, Elizabeth

Mr. Darcy’s Daughters by Aston, Elizabeth

Mr. Darcy’s Daughter by Collins, Rebecca Ann

The Ladies of Longbourn by Collins, Rebecca Ann

The Pemberley Chronicles by Collins, Rebecca Ann

Netherfield Park Revisited by Collins, Rebecca Ann

The Women of Pemberley by Collins, Rebecca Ann

The Matters at Mansfield by Bebris, Carrie

Books About the Author and Her World

What Matters in Jane Austen?: Twenty Crucial Puzzles Solved by Mullan, John

The Jane Austen Handbook: A Sensible Yet Elegant Guide To Her World by Sullivan, Margaret C.

Jane Austen For Dummies by Ray, Joan Elizabeth Klingel

Jane Austen’s Guide to Dating by Henderson, Lauren

Just Jane by Nancy Moser

Searching for Jane Austen by Auerbach, Emily

A Fine Brush on Ivory: An Appreciation of Jane Austen by Jenkyns, Richard

Jane Austen by Bloom, Harold

Jane Austen by Lauber, John

Jane Austen’s Guide to Good Manners by Ross, Josephine

Jane Austen’s Novels: The Art of Clarity by Gard, Roger


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