This profile celebrates the life and works of Jane Austen. All of the works listed here are in the public domain. This profile is maintained by the Wattpad Ambassadors.

Jane Austen (16 December 1775 - 18 July 1817) was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English literature. Her realism, biting irony and social commentary have gained her historical importance among scholars and critics.
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  • JoinedJuly 2, 2013



Stories by Jane Austen
Persuasion (1818) by JaneAusten
Persuasion (1818) #16 in Classics
More than eight years before the novel opens, Anne Elliot, then a lovely, thoughtful, warm-hearted 19 year old, accepted a proposal of marriage from the handsome young naval officer Frederick Wentworth. He was clev...
LADY SUSAN (Complete) by JaneAusten
LADY SUSAN (Complete) #379 in Classics
Lady Susan Vernon, a beautiful and charming recent widow, visits her brother- and sister-in-law, Charles and Catherine Vernon, with little advance notice at Churchill, their country residence. Catherine is far from...
Sense and Sensibility (1811) by JaneAusten
Sense and Sensibility (1811) #12 in Classics
Sense and Sensibility is set in southwest England between 1792 and 1797, and portrays the life and loves of the Dashwood sisters, Elinor and Marianne. The novel follows the young ladies to their new home, a meagre...