Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
TYPE OF AUSTENESQUE NOVEL: Alternate Point-of-View, Minor Character
TIME FRAME: From Mary Bennet’s early childhood to 3-4 years after the close of Pride and Prejudice
MAIN CHARACTERS: The Bennet Family, The Long Family, The Lucas Family, George Rovere, Peter Bushell, George Wickham, Mrs. Knowles
WHY I WANTED TO READ THIS NOVEL:
I’ve read a couple of novels that placed Mary Bennet in the spotlight and loved them! I know many might find Mary to be dull and priggish, but I’ve always had an affinity for her and felt myself able to understand her feelings of awkwardness and isolation.