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The Personages of Pride & Prejudice Collection [Kindle Edition]

Jennifer Becton
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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Book Description

Contains the novels Charlotte Collins and Caroline Bingley and the short story "Maria Lucas." Also includes bonus deleted scenes from Caroline Bingley. Get the entire Personages of Pride & Prejudice Collection in one ebook for one low price!

Charlotte Collins
When Charlotte Lucas married Mr. Collins in Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, she sacrificed love for financial security. After his death, Charlotte and her sister Maria are thrust into a world of country dances and eligible gentlemen. But when an unprincipled suitor compromises Charlotte's reputation, she struggles to extricate herself from her slander, thus revealing the nature of true love.

"Maria Lucas"
In this continuation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, Maria Lucas marries Mr. Jonas Card in an attempt to extricate herself and her sister Charlotte from a dire financial situation. Mr. Card loves Maria and has vowed to woo her. Alas, she views him only in friendly terms. But through a series of unexpected events, Mr. Card succeeds in wooing his wife without saying a word. (5000 word short story)

Caroline Bingley
Banished from her brother's household, Caroline Bingley is forced to return, humiliated and distressed, to her mother's home in the north of England, but she does not intend to remain there long, for nothing will prevent her from taking her rightful place in London society. When all that Caroline has ever dreamed of attaining--an ancient family name, a title, and a home of her own--is finally within her reach, will she grasp for it even if it means disregarding the workings of her own heart? Or will she cast off the trappings of society and give herself to true love?

Features
* Linked table of contents
* Full-color covers
* 164,000 words
* Deleted scenes from Caroline Bingley
* Save almost 40 percent on the whole collection


Product Details

  • File Size: 1023 KB
  • Print Length: 434 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Whiteley Press (September 30, 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B005R92L9W
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #342,805 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Best P&P sequel I've read. November 4, 2011
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The first e-book by J. Becton that I read was Absolute Liability (A Southern Fraud Thriller), a contemporary mystery, Book 1 in a planned series, with Book 2, DEATH BENEFITS, most likely to be available in Jan 2012. Since I enjoyed that mystery, I went looking for more books by Becton and was delighted to find this. It's a double delight for me as a longtime PRIDE AND PREJUDICE fan and now as a fan of Becton's writing.

There are so many books written as sequels to, continuations of, or variations on P&P that it boggles the mind. Why mess with the almost perfect real thing written by Jane Austen? Her story developed perfectly, ended perfectly and didn't cry out, in my mind, for any sequels or variations on its theme. But I ordered Becton's PERSONAGES out of curiosity and because her stories focus on secondary characters of P&P, not on Elizabeth and Darcy. I don't usually like anybody messing around with Austen's famous couple.

This, BTW, is the collection of Charlotte Collins: A Continuation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, Maria Lucas: A Short Story in the Personages of Pride & Prejudice Collection, and Caroline Bingley: A Continuation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, all of which are available separately. So this is quite the bargain at $4.99 for all three.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent! April 4, 2012
By Helen
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Great bargain -- 3 stories for $5.99! Also, one of the better Pride & Prejudice sequels! I liked Charlotte Collins' story line and she was more developed as a character here.
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5.0 out of 5 stars An enjoyable read September 30, 2013
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Best Pride & Prejudice continuation I've read thus far. Compelling story lines; an enjoyable read. I didn't want the stories to end :)
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4.0 out of 5 stars A bunch of stories all in one book January 10, 2013
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It was nice to have all of these books in one collection. I particularly liked the Caroline Bingley story. Since I (along with most of the reading public) thoroughly dislike Caroline, it was interesting to read something from her point of view. I did have to stop and realize how really young Caroline was. The other books were equally interesting with well developed characters.
The writing was good--okay, not as good as Jane Austin's, but pretty good, especially when compared to other Austin derivative novels.
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More About the Author

Jennifer worked in the traditional publishing industry for twelve years as a proofreader, copy editor, and freelance writer. In 2010, she accepted the challenge to self-publish her first novel Charlotte Collins: A Continuation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. Upon discovering the possibilities of the expanding ebook market, she created Whiteley Press, LLC, an independent publishing house.

Jennifer also writes thrillers under the pseudo-pseudonym J. W. Becton (http://www.jwbecton.com). Absolute Liability, the first in the six-book Southern Fraud Thriller Series, spent eight weeks on the Amazon Kindle Best Sellers list and three nonconsecutive weeks on the Indie Reader Best Sellers list. Death Benefits, At Fault, and Moral Hazard are available now!



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