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Gill Hornby

Gill Hornby is the author of the novels The Hive and All Together Now, as well as The Story of Jane Austen, a biography of Austen for young readers. She lives in Kintbury, Berkshire, with her husband and their four children.

Books by Gill Hornby

Godmersham Park

A wonderfully original, emotionally complex reading-group novel. Set in 1804, the novel follows Anne Sharp, a governess who became close to Jane Austen and her family, and the challenging 'upstairs downstairs' dynamic she found herself enmeshed in

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Miss Austen

A wonderfully original, emotionally complex 'reading-group' novel that delves into why Cassandra burned a treasure trove of letters written by her sister, Jane Austen - an act of destruction that has troubled academics for centuries.

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Miss Austen book club notes

Delve into the loves and lives of Cassandra and Jane Austen with your reading group.