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Re: JA mysteries?

January 17, 2018 09:46AM
It is now 2018, quite a while since Shemmelle's question. I've never posted anything, but I loved Bits of Ivory and am equally fond of Dwiggie. I've made a catalog of the stories (except for a few which I hated, like the one where a former lover of Darcy actually murders Lizzy), and can't believe how many of them there are!

As to the mysteries, I'm sure there are many.

Two series I have enjoyed are the ones by Stephanie Barron, which you mentioned - I have 10 of them, each of them allowing SB to explore various aspects of society and the position of women in those times. JA herself is the protagonist.

The second series I've liked is by Carrie Bebris, who has published 6 novels, each of which has Lizzy and Darcy as amateur detectives, interacting with (in turn) the characters from the JA novels; the first two are a bit gothic for my taste, but in general they are all enjoyable.

The other mystery I know of is Death Comes to Pemberley, by P.D. James, who has written many mysteries with her own characters. PBS made a mini-series out of it.

Happy hunting! Karin

JA mysteries?

UlrikeOctober 08, 2010 07:50PM

Re: JA mysteries?

ShemmelleOctober 09, 2010 02:44AM

Re: JA mysteries?

Karin IslesJanuary 17, 2018 09:46AM


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