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Issue Details: First known date: 2019... 2019 Jane in Love
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'‘If Jane Austen had the choice between the heart and the pen, what do you think she would do?’

'At age twenty-eight, Jane Austen should be seeking a suitable husband, but all she wants to do is write. She is forced to take extreme measures in her quest to find true love – which lands her in the most extraordinary of circumstances.

'Magically, she finds herself in modern-day England, where horseless steel carriages line the streets and people wear very little clothing. She forms a new best friend in fading film star Sofia Wentworth, and a genuine love interest in Sofia’s brother Fred, who has the audacity to be handsome, clever and kind-hearted.

'She is also delighted to discover that she is now a famous writer, a published author of six novels and beloved around the globe. But as Jane’s romance with Fred blossoms, her presence in the literary world starts to waver. She must find a way to stop herself disappearing from history before it’s too late.

'A modern-day reimagining of the life of one of the world’s most celebrated writers, this wonderfully witty romantic comedy offers a new side to Jane’s story, which sees her having to choose between true love in the present and her career as a writer in the past.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.


Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Michael Joseph , 2019 .
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      Extent: 384p.p.
      • Published 4 June 2019.

      ISBN: 9780143794097, 9781760144548
    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Michael Joseph , 2020 .
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      Extent: 416p.
      • Published 4th February 2020
      ISBN: 9780143794097
    • New York (City), New York (State),
      United States of America (USA),
      William Morrow ,
      2020 .
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      Extent: 434p.p.
      • Published 27 October 2020.
      ISBN: 9780063019089, 0063019086
Alternative title: 제인 인 러브
Transliterated title: Chein in rŏbŭ
Language: Korean
    • Seoul,
      South Korea,
      Korea, East Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
      해냄 ,
      2021 .
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      Extent: 539p.p.
      • Published 30 November 2021.
      ISBN: 9791167140074

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