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Dec 06, 2011
| ISBN 9780425244210
Dec 06, 2011
| ISBN 9781101552780
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Dec 06, 2011 | ISBN 9780425244210
Dec 06, 2011 | ISBN 9781101552780
Pride and Prejudice‘s Mary Bennet gets her own story…
The third of five daughters, Miss Mary Bennet is a rather unremarkable girl. With her countenance being somewhere between plain and pretty and in possession of no great accomplishments, few expect the third Bennet daughter to attract a respectable man. But although she is shy and would much prefer to keep her nose stuck in a book, Mary is uncertain she wants to meekly follow the path to spinsterhood set before her.
Determined that Mary should have a chance at happiness, the elder Bennet sisters concoct a plan. Lizzy invites Mary to visit at Pemberley, hoping to give her sister a place to grow and make new acquaintances. But it is only when Mary strikes out independently that she can attempt to become accomplished in her own right. And in a family renowned for its remarkable Misses, Mary Bennet may turn out to be the most wholly unexpected of them all…
Patrice Sarath is the author of the novels Red Gold Bridge, Gordath Wood, and The Unexpected Miss Bennet. She lives in Austin, Texas.
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