Just After The Second World War, In The Small English Village Of Chawton, An Unusual But Like Minded Group Of People Band Together To Attempt Something RemarkableOne Hundred And Fifty Years Ago, Chawton Was The Final Home Of Jane Austen, One Of England S Finest Novelists Now It S Home To A Few Distant Relatives And Their Diminishing Estate With The Last Bit Of Austen S Legacy Threatened, A Group Of Disparate Individuals Come Together To Preserve Both Jane Austen S Home And Her Legacy These People A Laborer, A Young Widow, The Local Doctor, And A Movie Star, Among Others Could Not Be Different And Yet They Are United In Their Love For The Works And Words Of Austen As Each Of Them Endures Their Own Quiet Struggle With Loss And Trauma, Some From The Recent War, Others From Distant Tragedies, They Rally Together To Create The Jane Austen Society
Natalie Jenner was born in England and emigrated to Canada as a young child She obtained her B.A and her LL.B from the University of Toronto, where she was the 1990 Gold Medalist in English Literature at St Michael s College, and was Called to the Bar of Ontario in 1995 In addition to a brief career as a corporate lawyer, Natalie has worked as a recruiter, career coach, and consultant to leading law firms in Canada for over two decades Most recently Natalie founded the independent bookstore Archetype Books in Oakville, Ontario, where she lives with her family and two rescue dogs A lifelong devotee of all things Jane Austen, The Jane Austen Society is her first published novel.
- 320 pages
- The Jane Austen Society
- Natalie Jenner
- 03 August 2019 Natalie Jenner