"This debut ultimately weaves an impressive mosaic and is an excellent selection for fans of young adult literature that is heavily thematic or romantic." --School Library Journal
"A commendable adaptation of a 200-year-old tale made fresh for a 21st-century audience." --Kirkus Reviews
"[Seeking Mansfield] will especially appeal to theater kids and celebrity-culture enthusiasts." Booklist This story a modern-day retelling of the Jane Austen novel will definitely appeal to girls in your school. Word of mouth might make this one a popular read. School Library Connection "Watson has created a charming romance with complicated characters, love triangles, and themes related to family, duty, and finding oneself." ALAN Review --Various
About the Author
Kate Watson is a young adult writer, wife, mother of two and the tenth of thirteen children. Originally from Canada, she attended college in the States and holds a BA in Philosophy from Brigham Young University. Seeking Mansfield is her first novel, with a companion novel to follow in 2018. She is also a contributor to Eric Smith's WELCOME HOME adoption anthology (Flux 2017).