subject: prequel

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Darcy and Elizabeth: A Season of Courtship

Author: Sharon Lathan

Accepting a marriage proposal is merely the beginning . . . How did Lady Catherine restore Mr. Darcy’s hope to prompt his second proposal? Did Caroline Bingley yield gracefully? Were the Bennets and Meryton citizens approving? Fitzwilliam Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet are betrothed! Readers of The Darcy Saga have shared in the romance, life, and … Read More

Girl Raises Sunrise

Author: C Mitchell

There have been many ‘what if’ variation stories of the timeless love between Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet, but as often, every story has a story before that, as every time in history had a moment that preceeded it. What if the love between Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth was not the beginning of things, but … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: prequel

Pride and Prejudice: Darcy Chooses: Darcy Chooses Prequels

Pride and Prejudice: Darcy Chooses Prequels is a collection of two prequels to the novel Pride and Prejudice: Darcy Chooses in the Darcy and Elizabeth Series, plus two scenes fromDarcy Chooses for a peek at the novel. Pride and Prejudice: Darcy and Bingley is a prequel that relates Darcy’s and Bingley’s first encounter, some of … Read More

Fitzwilliam Darcy Such I Was

Author: Carol Cromlin

Fitzwilliam Darcy is arguably the best known, most charismatic hero Jane Austen ever created but he is also the most unfathomable. Who exactly was Mr. Darcy? What principles guided him? What desires drove him? How did he come to be the character Austen, so vividly, portrayed? Carol Cromlin offers a window into the private life … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: Darcy, prequel

Master Under Good Regulation

Author: Kara Louise

This is the story of Pride and Prejudice as seen through the eyes of Reggie, Mr. Darcy’s dog. Reggie has a keen perception of things going on around him and the story begins with Darcy as a young boy of 15, picking Reggie out from a litter. We see the two of them become close … Read More

Genre: Pride and Prejudice Subjects: dog, prequel

Intimations of Austen

Author: Jane Greensmith

This collection of nine short stories includes backstories, sequels and what-ifs to Jane Austen’s beloved novels. Greensmith provides sympathetic insights into characters you love to hate. Her what-if stories are realistic, true to Austen’s characters, and delightful to sink your teeth into. And always, Greensmith, Romantic that she is, calls forth the power and beauty … Read More

Dawn of the Dreadfuls

Readers will witness the birth of a heroine in Dawn of the Dreadfuls—a thrilling prequel set four years before the horrific events of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. As our story opens, the Bennet sisters are enjoying a peaceful life in the English countryside. They idle away the days reading, gardening, and daydreaming about future husbands—until a … Read More