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The Importance of Being Emma (Darcy & Friends) by Juliet Archer
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5.0 out of 5 stars Pure bliss!, 28 May 2009
Archer's `The Importance of Being Emma' has been a delightful read! With its wittiness, wonderful vivacity and compelling angst between the two protagonists, Archer has beautifully re-captured, in wonderful style, the spirit of Austen in modern day context - certainly no easy feat. The humour coming through is priceless (rest assured if you read this on a train, you may be liable to disgruntle passengers with your outbursts of laughter); this, along with the feistiness of Emma and unrivalled charm of Mr Knightley, will have you swept up in a world of indulgence within minutes. Having read it at the speed of light, I can now indulge myself by reading it all over again ... until the next one… Read more