Emma is a novel written by Jane Austen, first pubished in December 1815. A novel in three volumes, it concerns a woman named Emma Wodehouse living in Georgian-Regency England who fancies herself a matchmaker.
Behind the scenes
- Harry Potter series author J. K. Rowling is a known fan of this work, having stated "I have never set up a surprise ending in a Harry Potter book without knowing I can never, and will never, do it anywhere near as well as Austen did in Emma."
- J. K. Rowling's Official Site (First appearance)