I’ve come to the realization that Pride and Prejudice “what if’s” are my favorite sub-genre to read in the world of Jane Austen fan fiction (JAFF). They give us the opportunity to cut and mold the storyline of Austen’s work in a fresh new way, and to explore all the different avenues in the plot that are previously undiscovered. It’s fascinating that by changing one line of dialogue or one person’s action, you get an entirely different story that gives the reader an opportunity to discover something new about their favorite characters.
Susan Adriani does just this in The Truth About Mr. Darcy (originally self-published as Affinity and Affection). She poses the question, “what if upon first seeing the interaction between Elizabeth and Continue reading “The Truth About Mr. Darcy, by Susan Adriani – A Review”