The Netherfield Affair (Dark Darcy Mysteries, #1)

The Netherfield Affair (Dark Darcy Mysteries, #1)

by Penelope Swan

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A Regency mystery for Jane Austen fans! A retelling of Pride and Prejudice.. re-imagined with mystery and intrigue along the way!

Book 1 of a Four-Part Series
When Elizabeth Bennet goes to stay at Netherfield Park to keep her sick sister company, she is surprised by eerie noises in the night and ghostly faces at the attic windows. Could the rumours about the country manor being haunted be true? Then a midnight encounter with a tall, dark stranger thrusts Elizabeth straight into the path of scandal and danger. As she races to unravel the mystery, she finds unexpected assistance from the handsome but arrogant Mr Darcy. Is such a proud, reserved man to be trusted?

A romantic Regency mystery inspired by Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice! This is the first book in the Dark Darcy Mysteries - a Pride and Prejudice variation combining mystery and romance. * Each book in this series features a standalone mystery which is resolved, but the overall story of Darcy and Elizabeth's courtship is told over the 4 books of the series.

  • The Netherfield Affair (Book 1)
  • Intrigue at the Ball (Book 2)
  • The Poisoned Proposal (Book 3)
  • Secrets at Pemberley (Book 4)

Product Details

BN ID: 2940151748247
Publisher: Wisheart Press
Publication date: 03/07/2015
Series: Dark Darcy Mysteries , #1
Sold by: Draft2Digital
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 433,182
File size: 309 KB

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The Netherfield Affair (Dark Darcy Mysteries, #1) 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
CathyGeha More than 1 year ago
This romantic regency mystery is well written, engaging and loosely based on characters found in Jane Austen’s book “Pride and Prejudice”. This is a simple sweet tale that solves the mystery of the thief in the Bingley home and introduces characters that will no doubt be found in the next three books in the Dark Darcy series. I especially enjoyed the part near the end in which Darcy tells Emily what he found out about the ghostly face in the attic window. As I was reading I felt that this is a book I would recommend to teenage girls who might be interested in a regency romance. Thank you to the author for the copy of this book to read and review.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed the romantic mystery. It had engaging characters. Look forward to other books.
DKStevens119 More than 1 year ago
This is a romantic Regency mystery inspired by Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice. I don't recall reading Pride & Prejudice so this was a beautiful Regency story for me. I enjoyed the language, the mystery and yes, just the right amount of romance. Superstitions, a ghost, a handsome highwayman and a mystery to solve ties it all together beautifully! I really liked this story and I would like to thank the author for the gift of such an enjoyable read!