Mr. Darcy’s Pursuit
By Rose Lyons
Rating: Not yet rated.
Published: Feb. 26, 2013
Words: 123,981 (approximate)
Bollywood meets Pride and Prejudice: an epic tale inspired by Jane Austen’s classic. What if Mr. Darcy never found Elizabeth Bennet’s wayward sister? What if Mr. Bennet became tragically ill and suddenly died? Elizabeth journeys halfway around the world to escape heartache; will Darcy ever capture her heart? A romance based on Pride and Prejudice; for mature readers.
Elizabeth’s wayward sister, Lydia is lost forever, or so it seems, and Fitzwilliam Darcy cannot save the Bennet family’s reputation. Elizabeth’s father is devastated by the chain of events, and dies of a broken heart, leaving Elizabeth Bennet and her sisters and mother homeless. After months of pursuit, Mr. Darcy employs Elizabeth as his sister’s companion. But a scheming Caroline Bingley is determined to destroy the love between Darcy and Elizabeth, even as Elizabeth embarks on an adventure across the sea, to exotic India.
Can Darcy and Elizabeth find their path to happiness after all that fate has dealt them?
An epic romance novel for mature readers, based on Jane Austen’s novel Pride and Prejudice.