Mr. Darcy and the Secret of Becoming a Gentleman
When Elizabeth Bennet refuses his hand, Darcy is devastated and makes it his mission to change. By every civility in his power, Darcy slowly tries to win her affections, but Elizabeth is not easily swayed. Darcy vows to unlock the secrets that will make her his. He curses himself for his social... show more
When Elizabeth Bennet refuses his hand, Darcy is devastated and makes it his mission to change. By every civility in his power, Darcy slowly tries to win her affections, but Elizabeth is not easily swayed. Darcy vows to unlock the secrets that will make her his. He curses himself for his social awkwardness and appearance of pride, and sets out to right the wrongs he's done her family. Elizabeth's family and friends misunderstand his intentions, and being in Elizabeth's presence proves to be both excruciating for the shy Darcy-and a dream come true. For the first time in his life, he must please a woman worth having, and the transformation leads him to a depth of understanding and love that he never could have imagined.
Publish date: May 1st 2011
Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark
Pages no: 446
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
A nifty little 'What If' P&P story, I enjoyed this mostly albeit skimmed a bit of the middle parts. Mr. Darcy, after the disastrous marriage proposal at Hunsford, embarks on a mission of self evaluation as he endeavors to become the man Elizabeth would find worthy of marrying. First, he makes it h...
Hmmm... Wrote this review last year but somehow missed posting it here. So:This one is kind of an odd one for me because I'm really torn. On the one hand, there were times when I was completely in the flow of things and enjoying it. It was pleasant and I liked the story and where Hamilton was goin...
My thoughts:Yes I still adore anything Pride and Prejudice related. These may not be for everyone and to that I will just say that variations are fun and always make me smile.This book again was different because much was from Darcy's POV. The book begins after his failed proposal and he realizes th...