"Before she was the beloved author of Pride and Prejudice and other classic novels, Jane Austen was a young woman wrestling with society's expectations and challenges of the heart. Her own story involves choices that changed literary history--and perhaps even the choice to walk away from love. This graphic imagining of Jane Austen's youth includes her creative awakening and her much-speculated-upon encounters with Tom Lefroy, a brash law student"--Adapted from dust jacket flap
Ages 12+|||GN250L Lexile|||adolescent
Manuela Santoni ; translation by Matteo Benassi.
Includes bibliographical references.