Category Archives: Character Study

Miss Darcy Finds her Courage by ladyspencer

Story Title: Miss Darcy Finds her Courage Author Name: ladyspencer Category:  Pride & Prejudice Content Rating:  All Ages Status: Complete Length:  1,572 words Story Summary: Someone had to stand up to Caroline Bingley Gioia’s Rec: This short little fic has one … Continue reading

Posted in AO3 Bookmark, Character Study, Content Rating-P&P: All Ages (G - PG), Conventional (Canon) Couple, Era: Regency, Fluff, Friendship/Mentorship, Gen, Het: M/F, Missing Moment, Mr. Bingley/Jane Bennet, Mr. Darcy/Elizabeth Bennet, Outsider-POV, Pride & Prejudice | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Neither Duty Nor Honour by buckbeakbabie

Story Title: Neither Duty Nor Honour Author Name:  buckbeakbabie Category:   Pride & Prejudice Content Rating: All Ages Status: Complete Length:   41,338 words Story Summary:  Fitzwilliam Darcy was four and twenty when he married Anne de Bourgh. In doing so, he fulfilled his … Continue reading

Posted in AO3 Bookmark, Background Character Death, Character Study, Content Rating-P&P: Adult (NC-17), Conventional (Canon) Couple, Conventional Couple, Deviates from canon in or just prior to Chapter 1, but consistent with canon backstory, Drama/Angst, Era: Regency, Favorite Story, Favorite Story-Pride & Prejudice, Fluff, Het: M/F, Kid Fic, Mr. Bingley/Jane Bennet, Mr. Darcy/Elizabeth Bennet, Nicer Lady Catherine, Pride & Prejudice, Prior Relationship for Elizabeth or Darcy, Resolution earlier than in canon, Romance, Unconventional Couple | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

An Ever-Fixed Mark by AMarguerite

One would think that having the name of one’s soulmate appear on one’s wrist on one’s 16 bday would make matrimony less complicated. It does…not at all for Elizabeth of Pride And Prejudice. Gioia Recs this Jane Austen variation about soulmarks. Continue reading

Posted in Action/Adventure, ANGST! ANGST! ANGST!, AO3 Bookmark, Character Study, Col. Fitzwilliam/Elizabeth Bennet, Comeuppance/Vindication/Schadenfreude, Content Rating-P&P: Adult (NC-17), Content Rating-P&P: Mature (R), Conventional (Canon) Couple, Deviates from canon at or post-Hunsford, Drama/Angst, Elizabeth is wealthy, titled, or connected, Era: Regency, Fluff, Friendship/Mentorship, Het: M/F, Historical Novel or Setting, Humor/Parody, Hurt/Comfort, Longer road to resolution, Main Character Death, Mr. Darcy/Elizabeth Bennet, OMC/Elizabeth Bennet, Original Character featured, Original Character/Canon Character, Out-of-character behavior (Deliberate), Pride & Prejudice, Reunion-fic, Romance, Series, Soul Bond, Marriage Bond, Other Similar Bond, Unconventional Couple | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gravity is a Harsh Mistress by Rachael Sabotini (wickedwords)

Story Title:  Gravity is a Harsh Mistress Author Name:  Rachael Sabotini (wickedwords) Category:  The Martian Content Rating:  Teen Status: Complete Length:  2,996 words Story Summary:  Mark didn’t come away from Mars completely unscathed. Gioia’s Rec: I’d really like to believe that Mark … Continue reading

Posted in AO3 Bookmark, Character Study, Chris Beck/Beth Johanssen, Content Rating-Martian: Teen (PG-13), Friendship/Mentorship, Gen, Hurt/Comfort, Martian, The, post-canon setting, Post-Rescue (on Hermes), Reunion-fic, Sci-Fi | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bringing Him Home by sasstronautmarkwatney (msindyjones)

Easily one of the best fanfics available for “The Martian.” Continue reading

Posted in AO3 Bookmark, Character Study, Chris Beck/Beth Johanssen, Content Rating-Martian: Teen (PG-13), Favorite Story, Friendship/Mentorship, Gen, Hurt/Comfort, Introspective, Meanwhile, on Earth, post-canon setting, Post-Rescue (on Hermes), Protagonist with disability or impairment, Reunion-fic, Sci-Fi, Work-In-Progress | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Tact by Jeannie Peneaux (PersephonePenguin)

Story Title:  Tact: A Pride and Prejudice Variation Author Name:  Jeannie Peneaux (PersephonePenguin) Category:  Pride & Prejudice Story Url: Story Link (Tactful Series sequels on AO3) Content Rating:  All Ages Status: Completed Series Status: Open. Includes 1 novel-length story (Tact), 2 one-shots (Turned … Continue reading

Posted in Character Study, Content Rating-P&P: All Ages (G - PG), Conventional (Canon) Couple, Deviates from canon at or post-Netherfield Ball, Deviates from canon in or just prior to Chapter 1, but consistent with canon backstory, Drama/Angst, Era: Regency, Features sibling of Elizabeth or Mr. Darcy, Fluff, Friendship/Mentorship, Het: M/F, Hurt/Comfort, Improved Lydia, Introspective, Mr. Bingley/Jane Bennet, Mr. Collins/Mary Bennet, Mr. Darcy/Elizabeth Bennet, Nicer Lady Catherine, OMC/Kitty Bennet, Pride & Prejudice, Protagonist with disability or impairment, Published Novel, Resolution earlier than in canon, Romance, Series, Unconventional Couple | Tagged , , | 11 Comments

The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan

Story Title:  The Royal We Author Names: Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan Category:   Published Book Story Url: Google Play Link (57-pages available to download free!) Story Url: Story Link ($1.99) Content Rating:  Teen ID: ISBN-10: 1455557110; ISBN-13: 978-1455557110 Status: Grand Central … Continue reading

Posted in Alternate Universe, ANGST! ANGST! ANGST!, Character Study, Chick Lit, Comeuppance/Vindication/Schadenfreude, Drama/Angst, Fluff, Friendship/Mentorship, Het: M/F, Historical, Historical Novel or Setting, Humor/Parody, Hurt/Comfort, Introspective, Published Novel, Reunion-fic, Romance, Tragedy | Tagged | Leave a comment