The Restless Comedy of Jane Austen’s Unfinished Last Novel, Sanditon

Fragment of a Seaside Romp By Janet Todd Reprinted from Literary Hub via FENTUM PRESS January 10, 2020 Was there ever a fragment like Jane Austen’s Sanditon? The distinguished novelist suffering a long decline—her brother Henry alleged that “the symptoms of a decay, deep and incurable, began to show themselves in the commencement of 1816″—used her last months […]

Review of Jane Austen’s Sanditon

3 Comments23SEP2019 Jane Austen’s Sanditon: With An Essay by Janet Todd — A Review posted in Book Reviews, Jane Austen Books, Regency era by Laurel Ann Nattress Sanditon, Jane Austen’s last unfinished novel is in the news. A new TV adaptation and continuation of the same name premiered in the UK on ITV on August 25, 2019. The new eight-part series was written […]