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If you are interested in reading more about Jane Austen, her life and her novels, there are a huge number of books and other resources out there. Here are just a few of them - I've tried to include both the serious biographies and the less academic volumes. You can find these in the Austen for Beginners bookstore on Amazon, or your local library might also be able to help.
Jane Austen - A Life by Claire Tomalin
Jane Austen - The World of Her Novels by Deirdre La Faye
Jane Austen's World: The Life and Times of England's Most Popular Author by Maggie Lane
A Fine Brush on Ivory: An Appreciation of Jane Austen by Richard Jenkyns
Jane's Fame: How Jane Austen Conquered the World by Claire Harman
A Truth Universally Acknowledged: 33 Reasons Why We Can't Stop Reading Jane Austen
by Susannah Carson