Author: Abigail Reynolds

17 inspirations
Mr. Darcy's Refuge

Mr Darcy’s Refuge

Trapped for three days by a flood, and trapped forever by society because of it…. The river isn’t the only thing overflowing in Hunsford when a natural disaster forces Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy to work together. The residents of flood-stricken Hunsford, seeking refuge in the parsonage atop the hill, are unaware they are interrupting … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

To Conquer Mr. Darcy

To Conquer Mr Darcy

What if… Instead of disappearing from Elizabeth Bennet’s life after she refused his offer of marriage, Mr. Darcy had stayed and tried to change her mind? What if… Lizzy, as she gets to know Darcy, finds him undeniably attractive and her impulses win out over her sense of propriety? What if… Madly in love and … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

By Force of Instinct

By Force of Instinct

In Jane Austen’s classic Pride & Prejudice, Elizabeth Bennet never expects to see Mr. Darcy again after his disastrous proposal in Hunsford. But what if family business required him to stay at Rosings after giving her his letter? Coming face to face with Mr. Darcy only days later could give Elizabeth a new chance to … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

What Would Mr. Darcy Do?

What Would Mr Darcy Do?

There’s only one gentleman to turn to when a lady is in desperate need of answers… With scandal descending on the Bennet family (again!), Elizabeth absolutely refuses to drag Mr. Darcy’s name into this shocking situation. But how on earth is she going to get her family out of trouble this time without his involvement? … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

The Darcys of Derbyshire

The Darcys of Derbyshire

A Pride & Prejudice Novella Elizabeth Bennet longs to see the view from the famous Black Rocks in Derbyshire, but her aunt and uncle refuse to allow her to climb to the highest rock outcroppings alone. Elizabeth’s distress is only worsened by a chance encounter with Mr. Darcy — at least until he offers to … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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The Darcy Brothers

Theo Darcy is everything his disapproving elder brother, Fitzwilliam, is not — easy-going, charming, and full of fun. A tragic event as children severed their bond of friendship, but now they are together again. They are still at odds, though, this time over the love of Miss Elizabeth Bennet and the truth about George Wickham. … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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Mr. Darcy’s Noble Connections

There’s only one fact that notorious rake Lord Charles Carlisle and his cousin, Fitzwilliam Darcy, can agree upon: a house party given by the Marquess of Bentham is bound to be intolerably dull. That’s why Lord Charles is delighted to accept a bet that he can seduce his sister’s pretty friend during their stay at … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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Mr. Darcy’s Refuge

Trapped for three days by a flood, and trapped forever by society because of it…. The river isn’t the only thing overflowing in Hunsford when a natural disaster forces Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy to work together. The residents of flood-stricken Hunsford, seeking refuge in the parsonage atop the hill, are unaware they are interrupting … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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Mr. Darcy’s Letter

A lady’s reputation is a fragile thing. If anyone ever discovered that Miss Elizabeth Bennet had received a letter from a single gentleman, she could be ruined… or forced to marry a man she detests. In this Pride & Prejudice variation, Elizabeth takes the safer course and refuses to read Mr. Darcy’s letter of explanation. … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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Mr. Darcy’s Undoing

What could possibly make a proper gentleman come completely undone? What if Elizabeth Bennet accepted the proposal of another before she met Mr. Darcy again? In Abigail Reynolds’ bold and playful retelling of the Austen classic, a devastated Mr. Darcy must decide how far he is willing to go to win the woman he loves. … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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A Pemberley Medley

Five pathways to Pemberley! It’s the best of all worlds in this collection of five short Pride & Prejudice variations by bestselling writer Abigail Reynolds. Can Mr. Darcy win Elizabeth Bennet’s heart… or are they doomed to misunderstand one another forever? Can Mr. Darcy stand by and watch while Elizabeth loses everything she holds precious… … Read More


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Mr. Darcy’s Obsession

What if … Elizabeth Bennet was more unsuitable for Mr. Darcy than ever. Mr. Darcy is determined to find a more suitable bride. But then he learns that Elizabeth is living in London in reduced circumstances after her father’s death robs her of her family home. What if … Mr. Darcy can’t help himself from … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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Without Reserve

What would have happened if Fitzwilliam Darcy faced a true rival for Elizabeth Bennet’s affections? In a return to the world of Jane Austen, the plot of Pride & Prejudice takes a different turn when Elizabeth accepts the proposal of a childhood friend before she meets Darcy again. When their paths finally cross, Darcy must … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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Impulse and Initiative

In Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice, Mr. Darcy gives up on winning the woman he loves after she refuses his proposal of marriage. What if, instead of disappearing from her life, he took the initiative and tried to change her mind? In Impulse & Initiative, Mr. Darcy follows Elizabeth Bennet to her home in Hertfordshire, … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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By Force of Instinct

In Jane Austen’s classic Pride & Prejudice, Elizabeth Bennet never expects to see Mr. Darcy again after his disastrous proposal in Hunsford. But what if family business required him to stay at Rosings after giving her his letter? Coming face to face with Mr. Darcy only days later could give Elizabeth a new chance to … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation

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From Lambton to Longbourn

“Be that as it may, Elizabeth saw Darcy go with regret; and in this early example of what Lydia’s infamy must produce, found additional anguish as she reflected on that wretched business.” The tragedy of that fateful moment at the Lambton Inn is one of the most memorable scenes in Pride & Prejudice, leaving generations … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: variation