How Long to Read Persuasion

By Jane Austen

How Long Does it Take to Read Persuasion?

It takes the average reader 4 hours and 17 minutes to read Persuasion by Jane Austen

Assuming a reading speed of 250 words per minute. Learn more


The romance between Captain Wentworth and Anne, the daughter of Sir Walter Elliot, seems doomed because of the young man's family connections and lack of wealth.

How long is Persuasion?

Persuasion by Jane Austen is 249 pages long, and a total of 64,491 words.

This makes it 84% the length of the average book. It also has 79% more words than the average book.

How Long Does it Take to Read Persuasion Aloud?

The average oral reading speed is 183 words per minute. This means it takes 5 hours and 52 minutes to read Persuasion aloud.

What Reading Level is Persuasion?

Persuasion is suitable for students ages 12 and up.

Note that there may be other factors that effect this rating besides length that are not factored in on this page. This may include things like complex language or sensitive topics not suitable for students of certain ages.

When deciding what to show young students always use your best judgement and consult a professional.

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