Host your own Awesomely Austen Book Club!
Meet your new favourite heroines – they’re bold, brilliant and totally awesome!
Fresh, funny and accessible retellings of Jane Austen's classic stories, with witty black and white illustrations throughout. The perfect way to discover Austen for the first time, this bright and bold collection features some of the most inspiring and famous heroines in English literature. For readers aged eight and up.
Awesomely Austen: Pride & Prejudice written by Katherine Woodfine and illustrated by Églantine Ceulemans
Awesomely Austen: Emma written by Katy Birchall and illustrated by Églantine Ceulemans
Awesomely Austen: Persuasion written by Narinder Dhami and illustrated by Églantine Ceulemans
Hachette Children’s Group are offering 100 free book club kits for public libraries to celebrate the publication of the book.
The book club kit includes:
- Book Club Poster
- Discussion Questions
- 8 x Review Cards (additional review cards can be downloaded online)
You can order these until 8 April (but they may sell out before this date). Please include the name of the public library that you will be using the pack at in your address otherwise your order may be cancelled.
Orders for one activity pack per library only.
This offer is for public libraries only.
The delivery of this pack has been postponed due to Covid-19 but please sign up for a pack to receive them in the autumn.
Please note, if you order a Awesomely Austen Book Club pack you are agreeing to use the materials within your library and to send photos of the group using on social media using #AwesomelyAusten, @readingagency and @HachetteKids and send feedback to Kimberley Sheehan.
The delivery of this pack has been postponed due to Covid-19.
The publisher will be dispatching your resources. They will receive a dispatch list with your contact name and work address (which you give) for delivery. They will only deliver the pack requested and the dispatch list will then be deleted after the packs have been sent.