Nov 262012
 

An Intensely Emotional Journey!

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

Source: Review Copy from Publisher

TYPE OF AUSTENESQUE NOVEL: Modern Adaptation

TIME FRAME: 1991-1995 (beginning with Elizabeth visiting Pemberley some time after Will’s first unsuccessful proposal)

MAIN CHARACTERS: Elizabeth Bennet, Will Darcy, William Bennet, Georgiana Darcy, Jane Bennet, Charles Bingley

WHY I WANTED TO READ THIS NOVEL:

  • It’s Meryton Press! This small independent publishing company publishes some TERRIFIC Austenesque literature! Some of my favorite novels (Rainy Days by Lory Lilian, Find Wonder in All Things by Karen Cox, The Journey by Jan Hahn are by Meryton Press authors.
  • I was fortunate to “meet” Linda Gonschior during Austenesque Extravaganza this past September and she was such a pleasure to work with! After enjoying Linda’s quick wit and sparkling conversation in nearly ever live chat we hosted, I was of course very anxious to read her debut novel!
  • I love modern adaptations of Pride and Prejudice, and this one sounded very intriguing with its misunderstandings, secrets, and new situations.

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