Can you find Jane Austen hidden in ten scenes from her beloved novels? This book introduces children to Austen's intriguing world, filled sparky humor, secrets, love and triumph. Children spot the main characters in ten major scenes. First read a snappy synopsis of the story, then explore key stages through a simple, illustrated narrative. Next absorb the wonderfully detailed illustrations as you search for the characters and the elusive author in the big and bustling main artworks
Rebecca Smith is a Teaching Fellow in English and Creative Writing at the University of Southampton. She is the author of three novels: The Bluebird Cafe (2001), Happy Birthday and All That (2003) and A Bit of Earth (2006), as well as two nonfiction books-Jane Austen's Guide to Modern Life's Dilemmas (Ivy Press, 2012) and The Jane Austen Writers' Club (2016). Her first novel for children was Shadow Eyes, and Where's Jane? is her first picture book. Rebecca is Jane Austen's great-great-great-great-great-niece.
"This beautiful book introduces young children to Austen's intriguing Georgian and Regency-era world, filled with all the makings of the best stories-sparky humour, legendary showdowns, secrets, love and triumph." * Read It Daddy! * "Lively and entertaining, this is a great, fun introduction to some brilliant classics." * RTE Junior *