Synopses & Reviews
Right before the start of freshman year, Emmaand#8217;s family unexpectedly moves to England. The book club members are stunnedand#8212;but thanks to videoconferencing, they can still keep the club alive, and they decide to tackle Jane Austenand#8217;s andlt;Iandgt;Pride and Prejudiceandlt;/Iandgt; . And when the girls try to bring Emma home by starting a bake sale, it becomes a thriving business: Pies and Prejudice. But when the plan they cook up falls short, they are left wondering if their club will ever all be together againand#8230;.
andlt;Bandgt;"andlt;/Bandgt;Fans of the series will not be disappointed with this installment. With four effervescent heroines, several budding romances, an ambitious cooking venture, and a hefty pinch of drama, andlt;Iandgt;Piesandlt;/Iandgt; has instant teen appeal. . . . With interesting facts about Austen interspersed throughout, and a visit to relevant sites in England incorporated, this book makes an excellent introduction to one of the most masterfuland#8211;and popularand#8211;writers of all time. Donand#8217;t be surprised if 12-year-olds start checking out andlt;Iandgt;Pride andamp; Prejudiceandlt;/Iandgt; after reading this teen-tailored adaptation."andlt;BRandgt; andlt;bandgt;andlt;iandgt;-SLJ Sept 2010andlt;/iandgt;andlt;/bandgt;
The fourth chapter in the Mother-Daughter Book Club series.
Emma's family unexpectedly moves to England, but thanks to videoconferencing the girls can keep the book club alive. And when the girls try to bring Emma home by starting a bake sale, it becomes a thriving business: Pies & Prejudice.
About the Author
Heather Vogel Frederick is the author of the popular Mother-Daughter Book Club series, as well as the highly acclaimed andlt;iandgt;The Voyage of Patience Goodspeedandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;The Education of Patience Goodspeedandlt;/iandgt;, and the Spy Mice series. She resides with her family in Portland, Oregon. Visit her at HeatherVogelFrederick.com.