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Death Comes to Pemberley (Episode 1): My First Impression

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Summary:
Death Comes to Pemberley is based on a bestselling novel … by veteran mystery author P.D. James. Her 2011 whodunit is a sequel to Austen’s most famous work. In Pemberley, Darcy and wife Elizabeth, now wed for six years and the parents of two children, find themselves caught up in a murder investigation after a body turns up on the grounds of Pemberley, Darcy’s ancestral home. -BBC

(Click to read the blog post: Who is the ‘Real’ Mr. Darcy?)

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The White Queen (Episode One): My First Impression

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Historical Context: This series takes place during the bloody feuds of England known as the War of the Roses. These dynastic wars were fought between the houses of Lancaster and York for the throne of England.

(Click here to read the introduction to The White Queen)

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