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    PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice I appreciated the uniue idea and scenario of this variation but it just fell a little short of what I was hoping As other reviewers have mentioned the dialogue in this book is a bit strange There is a strange combination of regency phrasing with modern dialogue that just doesn't work well and is very distracting I felt that the modern occupations that the author put the characters in were very inventive and worked well The first

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    Lelia M. Silver ↠ 7 Free download PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice 3 12 stars but I'm feeling generous and giving it a bump in reviewsmild spoilers but everyone knows the general plot anyway ;Everything will always fall short of the original Pride and Prejudice and immortal souls that are Lizzy and Darcy So why we even bother thinking yet another modern retelling will possibly meet our expectations? Because they are so lovable and we can't help but wonder what their love might look li

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    Read Pride and Precipice PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice Lelia M. Silver ↠ 7 Free download Fun read with an original idea Lizzy Jane and Mr Bennet own a company which specializes in the staging andor restoration of old houses Bingley owns a hotel chain and has bought Netherfield Park to turn it into a hotel Then Lizzy and Jane come to stay for a few weeks at Netherfield to decorate the place and make it ready for guest

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    Read Pride and Precipice PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice Lelia M. Silver ↠ 7 Free download This was a cute story Butas it is modern retelling of Pride and Prejudice there were things I felt the author didn't do that she should have or vice versa The first thing is that there was a copy of PP in the library of Netherfield Wouldn't t

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    Lelia M. Silver ↠ 7 Free download Summary É eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Lelia M. Silver PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice Parts of it were funny and clever and I think Silver actually did a decent job weaving in Austen's language with modern dialogue and concepts But as with every Pride and Prejudice adaptation all it really did was make me want to re read Austen's original And I never did figure out what the titular precipice was

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    Summary É eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Lelia M. Silver Lelia M. Silver ↠ 7 Free download PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice CAUTION SPOILERSWell this book was Interesting It kind of sort of made me want to pull out all my hair out with Tweezers So there is that No but seriously I felt like this book had just SO MUCH POTENTIAL Then I also felt like I wasted my mon

  7. says: PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice Lelia M. Silver ↠ 7 Free download

    PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice Summary É eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Lelia M. Silver Read Pride and Precipice I try to stay away from being malicious on book reviewsbut there's the thingI read these spin off PP books all the time hoping for something close to the original which is stupid of me I know but I can't help myself I SIMPLY CANT HELP MYSELF The only person who has come close to this endeavor was Pamela Aidan who wrote the three

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    Summary É eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Lelia M. Silver Lelia M. Silver ↠ 7 Free download PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice I received a free copy of this book from Goodreads First ReadsThis was a bizarre and awkward amalgamation of a modern day contemporary setting and Regency era themes and dialogue It really didn't work I get the premise of a modern take on Pride and Prejudice I think Silver did a good job placing the characters in

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    Lelia M. Silver ↠ 7 Free download Summary É eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Lelia M. Silver PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice I found myself smiling during much of this story a modern day story with all the familiar characters as in the original with the continuity of locations and basic events So glad another author has found a creative way to keep the story alive Wh

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    PDF/EPUB Pride and Precipice I love Pride and Prejudice stories but this one did absolutely nothing for me My two main problems with the story were the dialogue and the lengthThe dialogue is regency dialogue that is does not fit in with the modern setting and it kept taking me out of the storyThe novel is short for all that happened and there really isn't any romance between Jane and Bingham and Elizabeth and DarcyOne minor uibble Elizabeth scolds Jane for her footwe

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Pride and Precipice Read Û eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Into the latest addition in the Bingley Hotels and Hospitality Services' chain of hotels they are introduced to Charles Bingley and Fitzwilliam DarcySo begins one of the greatest love stories of all time But the world i. CAUTION SPOILERSWell this book was Interesting It kind of sort of made me want to pull out all my hair out with Tweezers So there is that No but seriously I felt like this book had just SO MUCH POTENTIAL Then I also felt like I wasted my moneyThe ConsThere are Con s than Pro s So I will start with the Con s so that this review ends on a good note1 WTF IS UP WITH THAT DIALOGUE Dear Author pick an era and stay in it There were times when I thought I had just stepped into a parallel universe where all the PP characters were allowed cellphones and modern times contraption For me it was bothersome because I felt like it was ridiculously unrealistic for them to talk like that in present day and they sure in hell weren t saying SLUT in the PP times So which is it Author Which is it2 Where the hell is this place located All I read was that they basically lived in the same place as PP but it made me skeptical If a book makes me want to go to Google and look up whether these places still exist or not there s somethings wrong You gotta tell me these things Author I just need to knowwww3 Lizzy s Dad I could just leave that sentence as it is and that would explain it all Seriously the father in this book was infuriating No sane father would let their 16 yr old daughter go lallygagging with other barely legal teenagers and be so nonchalant about it He was careless and rude really That is not how the PP father is PLUS He s suppose to love Lizzy as his favorite daughter I felt nooooooo love Whatsoever uite frankly it felt like he gave zero f about anyone 4 George Effin Wickhammmm What in the name of all that is good was THAT Forgive me for being such a stickler for the specifics buuuutttt this was like UE I do not understandddd Maybe if the author made the Wickham problem of a big dealll it could have been believable but pictures of someone fake drinking and driving I know this is a clean version of the retelling but that just isn t believable It just isn t 5 Lady Catherine De Bourgh However the hell you spell it OKKKKKKAAAAAAAYYYYY So this woman is mad that her nephew the owner of the Pemberly place is renovating So she storms in and starts yelling at Elizabeth THEN She calls her a slut Which actually is Darcy s fault for basically saying that Lizzy is his future wife Even though they have never been on a real date Anyone else notice that No Just me Mmmmmkay So then Lady Catherine just calls her a slut and some type of hussy and storms off Then Darcy proposes How romantic Uhh Okay 6 Darcy Elizabeth Where is the beautiful witty banter Why was there not of it When did they even talk Why if we live in the 21st Century did this incredibly rich man of high status immediately want to just marry her Can you not date Maybe for a year or two Or even take her on a date Maybe buy her flowers To me it was rushed and not present day believable Which kind of goes back to the era issue It wasn t blended very well and to be honest at times it was hard to keep readingBUT I DID So here are the good thingsPros1 Charlotte Lucas remains unmarried THANK YOU SILVER FANTASTIC I LOVE IT THANK YOU FOR NOT LETTING A SENSIBLE WOMAN MARRY A JERK FOR A HUSBAND Charlotte will always be one of my favorite characters and it always pain me to read that she marries Collins Merrr GrossReal uickly A con just popped into my head as I typed Collins He proposes to Elizabeth to be his GF correct And then asks her to drop everything and be his secretary Riiiiiighhhht So she would then move into his country home and be his slave Happy ending everyone That scenario just made no sense Plus I am sure not many people are against women being contractors And the fact that Collins asked her to be his GIRLFRIEND would mean that all the other male characters would do the same right Wrong No These men want MARRIAGE Marriage or nothing at all you imbeciles uick uestion SilverWHAT ERA IS THIS BOOK IN2 Basically all the Library scenes Minus the Wickham one bleh Those were so tender I couldn t help but love them really Darcy was a lot compassionate which I liked but I felt it was felt a bit too early Still the dialogue and all that in those scenes were magic I loved them Another Con Elizabeth is still mad at him for the tolerable comment Get over it woman Hot Billionaire wanting you and you hold that kind of grudge Psht Well That is about it Haha Very few good things I originally gave it a 25 but rounded up It was not a bad book Definately holds it s own But I like authenticity Yes I know it is a retelling if I wanted authenticity I should have just reread PP but whatever leave me alone It is a good light read with a couple of lacking ualities

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Pride and Precipice Read Û eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB S different now than it was when Jane Austen wrote the revered tale and although Lizzy and Darcy are on the precipice of falling in love it will take than letting go of their pride and prejudice to take them over the edg. I try to stay away from being malicious on book reviewsbut there s the thingI read these spin off PP books all the time hoping for something close to the original which is stupid of me I know but I can t help myself I SIMPLY CANT HELP MYSELF The only person who has come close to this endeavor was Pamela Aidan who wrote the three part series from Darcy s vantage point Excellent work if you want to see someone who does it right But if you re going to try God help you let me suggest some pointers Do not write a contemporary version of PP and use Regency language in the dialog No one speaks this way not even British citizens IT DOES NOT WORK It makes the entire thing seem ridiculous Do not use a modern scenario including a Lizzie Bennett working as a general contractor on historical buildings not a bad idea but still give her a mother that harps on her about marrying rich when she obviously makes plenty of money Excuse me Why would you need a rich husband Do not include a hysterical but still modern mother who has fainting spells in the the twenty first century Instead of fainting I suggest possibly a bad gin drinking habit instead Some comic relief might go a long way And please pleasedo not have Darcy fall in love with Elizabeth Bennett in the space of ten pages Just a few suggestionsThe best part of the novel was the cover art which is exactly what drew me to the book in the first place

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Pride and Precipice Read Û eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB In this modern re telling of Pride and Prejudice Elizabeth Bennet is a general contractor specializing in the restoration of historic homes When she and her sister Jane are tasked with the job of turning Netherfield Park. 3 12 stars but I m feeling generous and giving it a bump in reviewsmild spoilers but everyone knows the general plot anyway Everything will always fall short of the original Pride and Prejudice and immortal souls that are Lizzy and Darcy So why we even bother thinking yet another modern retelling will possibly meet our expectations Because they are so lovable and we can t help but wonder what their love might look like in the modern dayA great idea to use the Bennet Sisters as working in a family business remodeling and restoring old world buildings and homes The rich Bingley and Darcy as partners in the hotel business looking to remodel and restore Netherfield parkIt was amusing to read uotes straight out of PP in this book she tried really hard Some get mad they are in there forced as they are then others would be made if she didn t try lol What I appreciate is the tenderness of Darcy toward Elizabeth You wonder how all the marriage proposals will pan out and the first encounter melted my heart Bravo But later it all seems a bit rushedMr Collins was ridiculous No matter what era just as obnoxious only infinitely with his male arrogance and belittling of a woman he is supposed to want to date excessive face palms and eye rolls barfThe Lydia and Wickham scandal is glossed over and resolved uickly and not so believable The Lizzie Bennet Diaries did and excellent job portraying a modern day scandal and this book fell flatWhere is the misunderstandings and anguish between DarcyLizzy and despair between BingleyJane It moves rather uickly with uick resolutions and hardly a ruffled featherNot the same witty banter between Lizzy and Darcy But it was fun to see Mr Darcy trying so hard to win her affectionsIn all a clean little retelling of PP with all its faults and failings a uick fix of yet another Lizzy and Darcy to enjoy in on sitting If you want a true uick fix of Lizzie and Darcy in all their perfection stick to the lengthy BBC production on screen P

  • Paperback
  • 248
  • Pride and Precipice
  • Lelia M. Silver
  • English
  • 05 December 2018
  • 9781494716165