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Jo Baker - Author


Jo Baker was educated at Oxford and Queen's University, Belfast. She lives in Lancaster with her husband and their two children. She is the author of the bestselling Longbourn, which is due to be made into a film. Her latest novel is inspired by the life of Samuel Beckett.

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If you like Jo Baker you might also like to read books by Katherine Webb, P. D. James and Fay Weldon.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Jo Baker

A Country Road, A Tree by Jo Baker
A Country Road, A Tree
Jo Baker
Shortlisted for the Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction 2017. An enthralling work of literary fiction exploring Samuel Beckett’s life in Occupied France. It’s autumn, 1939 and a young writer has returned to Paris, and to Suzanne, his...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2017
Longbourn by Jo Baker
Longbourn
Jo Baker
The life of the servants of the Bennet household, they of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, as seen through the eyes of the housemaid Sarah. She is also the personal maid to the daughters of the house. Life ‘upstairs’ is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2014
Longbourn A Novel of Pride and Prejudice Below Stairs by Jo Baker
Longbourn A Novel of Pride and Prejudice Below Stairs
Jo Baker
Domestic life below stairs, ruled tenderly and forcefully by Mrs Hill the housekeeper, is about to be disturbed by the arrival of a new footman smelling of the sea, and bearing secrets. For in Georgian England, there is a world...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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