Dec 262014

First Impressions1Discovering the Truth About Jane Austen’s First Impressions

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Source: Review Copy from Publisher

A literary adventure and bit of intrigue about Jane Austen and her early manuscript of Pride and Prejudice (earlier titled, First Impressions)! What if there were rumors and evidence that could shed some light on Jane Austen’s First Impressions, wouldn’t that be wonderful? But what if those rumors and evidence did nothing more than create doubt on the authorship of Pride and Prejudice? Could Jane Austen have stolen the idea for Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth from someone else??? *gasp!*

That is what Sophie Collingwood, Janeite, bibliophile, and antique bookseller is determined to find out! Continue reading »