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Pemberley Shades: Pride and Prejudice continues | Dorothea A Bonavia-Hunt
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Originally published in 1949, the unusual plot takes the Darcys into the realm of the Gothic-perfect for fans of Death Comes to Pemberley. Mr. Darcy must appoint a new rector at Pemberley, which affords the author the opportunity to introduce a host of new characters to mingle with the beloved and familiar ones of Jane Austen. A delightfully witty plot, full of surprises: "Who could have foretold that Dr. Robinson, who had done nothing of note in all his lifetime should, by the common and natural act of dying, set in motion a train of events so strange, so startling, so far removed from probability as to emulate the riotous fancies of a disordered mind?" "The kind of story Jane Austen would have delighted to tell." -J. Donald Adams What readers are saying: "Really a great book and captures Austen's characters quite well. I was excessively diverted." "A very original plot." "A wonderful addition to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice sequels!"
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I was craving a comforting read this evening after a particularly harrowing chapter of #Genji and this lovely gem is really hitting the spot. Thank you for recommending this, Leah!

LeahBergen And thanks to @rubyslippersreads for “making” me buy it. 😆 12mo
rubyslippersreads @saresmoore @LeahBergen So glad you both love it. 12mo
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“Are the shades of Pemberley to be thus polluted?” (Lady Catherine de Bourgh)

Today‘s book mail (and let‘s call it a vintage (book) Valentine to myself 😉).


Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Love it!!! 📚❤️ 2y
rubyslippersreads You got the twin to mine! 😊 2y
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LeahBergen @rubyslippersreads I had to. You ruined me for anything else. 😆 2y
saresmoore Well, shoot. I obviously need this! 2y
wordslinger42 Going to have to buy this very soon! I love the cover 💜 2y
DebinHawaii Very cool! 📚💜 2y
batsy 😍 I've already stacked it... I'm sure it was #blameitonrubyslippersreads 2y
LeahBergen @saresmoore You must hunt down this 1949 edition. It‘s wonderful. 😍 2y
LeahBergen @wordslinger42 It looks so good. 👍🏻 2y
LeahBergen @batsy Oh, probably. She‘s horrible that way. @rubyslippersreads 2y
ladyonequestion I love Jane Austen spin offs ♥️ 2y
LeahBergen @ladyonequestion I think this is going to be a good one. 👍🏻 2y
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My favorite #PnP sequel. #estates #150PnPCoverParty

CrowCAH “Are they thus to be polluted?” Lol Great choice for today‘s prompt! 2y
batsy So pretty! 2y
eastbaykate What a pretty photo! 2y
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Austen_Nerd A beautiful photo 2y
LeahBergen I have had this one stacked since you first brought it to my attention. Gorgeous! 💕💕 2y
LeahBergen You‘re in big trouble. I just ordered this for myself. 🤣😂🤣 2y
rubyslippersreads @LeahBergen The Super Bowl of book buying! 😂 2y
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Bookish.Heart Beautiful picture! 3y
LeahBergen This sounds so good! 3y
rubyslippersreads @Bookish.Heart Thank you! 3y
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rubyslippersreads @LeahBergen It is, and fortunately it's back in print. It used to be so hard to find. 3y
CrowCAH @rubyslippersreads beautiful pic arrangement! 3y
stacybmartin That is such a beautiful picture!! 💜💜 3y
Tigerbook Love it!! 3y
Hobbinol Nice pic!!! 3y
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