Author: Julia Barrett

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Jane Austen’s Charlotte

Author: Julia Barrett

Shortly before she died, Jane Austen started working on a new novel, but did not live to finish it. There have been a few attempts to complete this work, but none have captured the true magic of an Austen novel until now. Julia Barrett has emerged with this literary treasure, holding true to the characters … Read More

Genre: Unfinished Novels Subjects: Lady Susan


The Third Sister

Author: Julia Barrett

This imaginative continuation of Jane Austen’s novel focuses on the third sister, Margaret Dashwood, underplayed in Austen’s story, uplifted here to a young woman with shrewd and winning capabilities. While evoking Austen’s style, characters, and ambience, Barrett puts her own spin on the girl Austen called “the other sister.”


Presumption: An Entertainment

Author: Julia Barrett

This witty sequel to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice follows the fate of Georgiana Darcy, Mr. Darcy’s younger sister, who must choose between two suitors, a well-placed navy captain and a brash young architect. Masterfully adapted to Austen’s original nineteenth-century style, Presumption brings back to life the book’s most memorable characters, the Bennets, Darcys, Collins, … Read More