Mr. Darcy Presents His Bride: A Sequel to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice
IN PRIDE & PREJUDICE, JANE AUSTEN brought together one of the most beloved literary couples of all timeElizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy. Now, Mr. Darcy Presents His Bride continues the story of these passion-filled newlyweds as they enter London’s glamorous high society. This page-turning... show more
IN PRIDE & PREJUDICE, JANE AUSTEN brought together one of the most beloved literary couples of all timeElizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy. Now, Mr. Darcy Presents His Bride continues the story of these passion-filled newlyweds as they enter London’s glamorous high society. This page-turning novel finds Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy entangled in the frivolity and ferocity of social intrigues. Although Elizabeth makes a powerful friend in the Marchioness of Englebury, the rivalry and jealousy among her ladyship’s prestigious clique threatens to destroy the success of her new marriage. Written in the style of Jane Austen, full of humor and sardonic wit, Mr. Darcy Presents His Bridebrings Regency society vividly to life and continues the romantic, sometimes tragic, stories of other popular Pride & Prejudice characters including Georgiana Darcy and Kitty Bennet.
Publish date: March 23rd 2007
Publisher: Ulysses Press
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
3 ½ stars. One of the better Pride and Prejudice sequels. Although she’s no Austen, Halstead remains true to the characters Austen created and writes in the in style and language of the period.
I truly can't get enough of these it seems. This book takes place after the wedding, Lizzy is to be introduced to society, Lady Catherine is furious, Kitty wants a man, Georgiana is to be presented, and all the rest are there too.First I must mention that this book had some sadness, and that was sur...
There is many sequels written to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, and Mr. Darcy Presents his Bride is one of them. Most of the sequels are not part of the collection in the library of my city, but I found this book by "accident" when I was searhing books with a word 'Mr. Darcy'.The story in the bo...
I so adored this book. I did not want to put it down and indeed I finished it in 2 days. This is just adorable. You get another look at Mr Darcy and how he was.
There is a whole cottage industry of sequels to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. Some are good and some are not so good. This book falls in the "good" category. The flavor and voice used by Halstead is much like the original and is quite fun to read. I have one slight quibble. Austen's Mrs. Bennet...