subject: Frederick Wentworth

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Captain Wentworth’s Persuasion

Author: Regina Jeffers

Insightful and dramatic, this novel recreates the original style, themes, and sardonic humor of Jane Austen’s novel while turning the entire tale on its head in a most engaging fashion. Readers hear Captain Wentworth’s side of this tangled story in the revelation of his thoughts and emotions. Wentworth initially suffers rejection and frustration because the … Read More

For You Alone

Author: Susan Kaye
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How could he have failed to know himself so completely? Captain Frederick Wentworth, lately returned to England from a distinguished naval career fighting Napoleon, had re-visited the scene of his romantic defeat of eight years previous at the hands of Miss Anne Elliot to find his former love a pale, worn shadow of herself. Attracted … Read More

None But You

Author: Susan Kaye
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Eight years ago, when he had nothing but his future to offer, Frederick Wentworth fell in love with Anne Elliot, the gentle daughter of a haughty, supercilious baronet. Sir Walter Elliot refused to countenance a marriage, and Anne’s godmother, Lady Russell, strongly advised Anne against him. Persuaded by those nearest to her, Anne had given … Read More

Captain Wentworth’s Diary

Author: Amanda Grange

The retelling of Jane Austen’’s novel Persuasion from the point of view of Captain Frederick Wentworth, —by the author of Mr. Knightley’’s Diary. During his shore leave from the Navy, Frederick Wentworth falls in love with the elegant and intelligent Miss Anne Elliot— only to see his hopes of marrying her dashed by her godmother. Eight years later, … Read More