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Mistress of Pemberley
The trials and tribulations of the Bennet family continue. Elizabeth, now Mrs Darcy and mistress of the great estate of Pemberley, is blissfully married and considers it her responsibility to ensure that Darcy's sister, Georgiana, and his cousin, Anne, daughter of the daunting Lady Catherine de Bourgh, achieve a similar state. Yet Georgiana and Anne are both so shy that su ...more
Paperback, 200 pages
Published January 3rd 2008 by New Generation Publishing
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While Elizabeth hasn’t completely turned into her mother, she has become quite the matchmaker in Moffat’s sequel, Mistress of Pemberley. This sequel beings two and a half years after Pride and Prejudice with the funeral of Mrs. Bennet. I was concerned at first that without Mrs. Bennet there would be very little conflict and comedic relief, but Moffat quickly gets Darcy, Elizabeth, and Catherine de Bourgh back on speaking terms and introduces Catherine’s daughter, Anne, as a major source of confl ...more
This book is an interesting follow-up to Pride & Prejudice, revealing lots of information about how the various marriages & unmarried sisters fare. I found the plot rather good, with Mr. Collins getting a reversal of fortunes; however, i though Darcy had turned into a autocratic jerk! And Elizabeth became a simpering wife! I can't imagine those two changing so much, and while i concede that it is possible, that is definitely not how i imagined their marriage.