‘Reading, Writing, Working, Playing’ on “Young Jane Austen”

Pliscou uses modern psychological thinking to thoughtfully speculate on how Austen might have responded to the few known circumstances of her life as a child, given her later works and words,” says Jane of the Reading, Writing, Working, Playing blog about Young Jane Austen: Becoming a Writer. “Covering familiar ground but also providing insights into why and how Austen was able to tap vast reservoirs of creativity to become the Austen we know and love.”

Jane is also offering an international giveaway of a print copy of Young Jane Austen, which ends May 24, 2015.

To read the full review, and to enter the giveaway, click here.