Jane Austen was an early 19th century British author. She is known best for her novels Sense and Snesibility
and Pride and Prejudice
. Here are the latest posts about writer Jane Austen:
Jane Austen to Appear on Ten Pound Note in 2017 (2013-07-29): Jane Austen will appear on the English ten pound note starting in 2017.
P.D. James Explains Why She Wrote a Sequel to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice (2011-11-04): Mystery writer P.
HarperCollins Hires Joanna Trollope to Rewrite Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility (2011-09-14): The Guardian reports that British author Joanna Trollope has been commissioned by HarperCollins to write a contemporary version of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility.
Google Creates Jane Austen Doodle (2010-12-16): Google's UK made a special Google Doodle to celebrate British novelist Jane Austen's 235th birthday.
Experts Debate Cause of Jane Austen's Death (2009-11-30): Years after her death, scholars and medical experts are still debating
what caused the death of Jane Austen.
Chawton Battles City of Bath Over Jane Austen Bragging Rights (2008-09-25): A battle is raging
over Jane Austen's home.
Jane Austen Has a Hangover? (2008-04-29): Jane Austen fans are shocked
at the portrayal of the author in a new television program on the BBC.