Just finished Ms Hathaway's book "Pepper in the Gumbo" and decided I wanted to try another book by her. I'm so glad I did! This is not one o..Show More »f those books that pretends to be a continuation of Jane Austen. It does have ties to "Pride and Prejudice" (quotes starting each chapter), but it is it's own story. If you've read Ms Austen's book it will only add to your enjoyment. I'm ready to start the next book in this series! I wasn't particularly fond of the narrator, but she is adequate.
Could not finish! Loved "Pepper in the Gumbo" and "Pride, Prejudice and Cheese Grits", but "Emma..." - I didn't like the cha..Show More »racters, didn't like the way anything was handled. I tried multiple times to finish the book, but ultimately gave up.