A few years after Pride & Prejudice, Darcy and Elizabeth have settled at Pemberley. The night before their annual ball - a dark stormy night - Mr. Wickham's friend is found murdered in the Pemberley woods. And Wickham is the primary suspect! A murder investigation and trial follows, forcing Darcy to come face to face with his pride. Or was it his prejudice?
The lawyer in me enjoyed a peek at how investigations and trials were handled in the 1800s. And the Jane Austen fan in me loved imagining how Darcy and Elizabeth might have ended up.
Read: July 2012 (via CD from the library)