Oct 132014
 

Mansfield Park RevisitedA Mansfield Park Sequel without Fanny and Edmund

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Source: Purchased

TYPE OF AUSTENESQUE NOVEL: Sequel to Mansfield Park, Minor Character

TIME FRAME: Begins 4 years after the close of Mansfield Park

MAIN CHARACTERS: Susan Price, Tom Bertram, Mrs. Julia Yates, Lady Bertram, Henry Crawford, Mary Crawford, Mr. Wadham (a reverend filling in for Edmund temporarily) and Mrs. Osbourne (Mr. Wadham’s sister who is helpful and devoted to caring for her neighbors),

WHY I WANTED TO READ THIS NOVEL:

  • In celebration of Mansfield Park‘s Bicentennial, I thought I should read at least 1 Mansfield Park inspired Austenesque novel this year
  • I’ve read so few MP inspired novels – just 4!
  • I’ve read Jane Fairfax by Joan Aiken and loved it!!! It was my first JAFF ever!
  • You voted for it! This book won over Ladysmead by Jane Gillespie in my blog poll.

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