Lydia Bennet is the flirtatious, wild and free-wheeling youngest daughter. Her untamed expressiveness and vulnerability make her fascinating to readers who'll love this imaginative rendering of Lydia's life after her marriage to the villainous George Wickham. Will she mature or turn bitter? Can a girl like her really find true love?
In Lydia Bennet's Story we are taken back to Jane Austen's most beloved novel, Pride and Prejudice, to a Regency world seen through Lydia's eyes where pleasure and marriage are the only pursuits. But the road to matrimony is fraught with difficulties and even when she is convinced that she has met the man of her dreams, complications arise. When Lydia is reunited with the Bennets, Bingleys, and Darcys for a grand ball at Netherfield Park, the shocking truth about her husband may just cause the greatest scandal of all ...
"A breathtaking Regency romp!" -Diana Birchall, author of Mrs. Darcy's Dilemma
"If the reader is comfortable with non-canonical Austen paraliterature, we think she will find "Lydia Bennet's Story" an absorbing read; and those who think they are not comfortable with such stories might enjoy it in spite of themselves." - Austen Blog
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: January 2009
Dimensions (cm): 19.0 x 14.2 x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.408