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  1. says:

    45 starsI absolutely ADORED this book“It was a truth universally acknowledged that people enter our lives in order to recommend reads”Unmarriageable is a charming retelling of Pride and Prejudice that takes place in Pakistan the e

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    Out freaking standing READ THIS BOOKI'd love to share my review here but it is an assigned book and the review will be copyrighted However I can not recommend this book highly enough If you love Pride Prejudice you will love this rendition set in modern day Pakistan This is one of those books I just want to hold close to my heart and never let go An absolute delight but also insightful and educational 5 BIG ST

  3. says:

    A Pakistani retelling of Pride and Prejudice? And by an author born in Pakistan? I was all sign me up So 366 stars It's not perfect a

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    “It is a truth universally acknowledged that a girl can go from pauper to princess or princess to pauper in the mere seconds it takes for her to accept a proposal”Pride and Prejudice remains my favorite book o

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    5 stars to Unmarriageable Don’t miss it ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ I usually plan a special read around my birthday each year and I ho

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    I know this is a retelling of Pride and Prejudice but Alys Binat and Darsee?? The writer could have at least tried to come up with a bunch of decent Pakistani names instead of these weird variations If I were being honest this felt like a tacky dubbing of a renowned foreign movie in a regional language for loca

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    Between 3 and 35 starsThere's that classic line from the song Beauty and the Beast which goes Tale as old as time It signifies a story that's been heard so many times throughout the ages although it may take on slightly or drastically different forms each time you hear itJane Austen's Pride and Prejudice is definitely one

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    A beautifully told story full of character charm and culture This was such a magical story a modern retelling of “Pride and Prejudice“ set in modern day Pakistan Full disclosure I have never read PP don’t tell anybody and this book still was pure magic Soniah Kamal has crafted a wonderfully told tale that really brought the

  9. says:

    Unmarriageable as many no doubt know is an entertaining re telling of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice – with a twist

  10. says:

    Set in early 2000s Pakistan Unmarriageable is a retelling of Pride and Prejudice Don’t shun me but I’ve never read the classic original Pride and Prejudice The premise here however is the same A close family of 5 daughters The Binats Jena Alys Mari itty and Lady Each daughter still unwed much to their overbearing mother’s d

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In this one of a kind retelling of Pride and Prejudice set in modern day Pakistan Alys Binat has sworn never to marry until an encounter with one Mr Darsee at a wedding makes her reconsider A scandal and vicious rumor concerning the Binat family have destroyed their fortune and prospects for desirable marriages but Alys the second and most practical of the five Binat daughters has found happiness teaching English literature to schoolgirls Knowing that many of her students won’t make it to graduation before dropping out to marry and have childr. Out freaking standing READ THIS BOOKI d love to share my review here but it is an assigned book and the review will be copyrighted However I can not recommend this book highly enough If you love Pride Prejudice you will love this rendition set in modern day Pakistan This is one of those books I just want to hold close to my heart and never let go An absolute delight but also insightful and educational 5 BIG STARS Folk Shawls this one of a kind retelling of Pride and Prejudice set in modern day Pakistan Alys Binat has sworn never Why Knock Rock? to marry until an encounter with one Mr Darsee at a wedding makes her reconsider A scandal and vicious rumor concerning Fiction Writers Workshop the Binat family have destroyed Witch, Please (Not Your Basic Witch their fortune and prospects for desirable marriages but Alys Fabricate the second and most practical of First & Then the five Binat daughters has found happiness Ella Puede! to schoolgirls Knowing Newlyweds Anal Lessons that many of her students won’t make it The Millionairess to graduation before dropping out Elements of the Writing Craft to marry and have childr. Out freaking standing READ THIS BOOKI d love Me Tawk Funny to share my review here but it is an assigned book and E.E. Cummings the review will be copyrighted However I can not recommend Judgment Day this book highly enough If you love Pride Prejudice you will love Bumperhead this rendition set in modern day Pakistan This is one of The Wondrous And True Story Of Christmas those books I just want The Women on the Island to hold close Digital Painting, 37 Intermediate Tricks and Techniques to my heart and never let go An absolute delight but also insightful and educational 5 BIG STARS

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En Alys teaches them about Jane Austen and her other literary heroes and hopes to inspire the girls to dream of When an invitation arrives to the biggest wedding their small town has seen in years Mrs Binat certain that their luck is about to change excitedly sets to work preparing her daughters to fish for rich eligible bachelors On the first night of the festivities Alys’s lovely older sister Jena catches the eye of Fahad “Bungles” Bingla the wildly successful and single entrepreneur But Bungles’s friend Valentine Darsee is clearly uni. It is a truth universally acknowledged that a girl can go from pauper to princess or princess to pauper in the mere seconds it takes for her to accept a proposal Pride and Prejudice remains my favorite book of all time So I am a sucker for all seuels takeoffs etc Some have been very good Eligible Longbourn others deadly Mary B I m looking at youThis takeoff on PP takes place in modern day Pakistan which works well because so few other places in modern times can get away with the idea that marriage and being a mother is the be all and end all for a woman What doesn t work is the author s idea that the names must all be bad take offs on the originals As if we couldn t have figured out for ourselves who was meant to be whom This lacks the sophisticated dry humor of Austen but few measure up there The issue is always being humorous without descending into caricature It skates dangerously close at times But it s charming and enjoyable in its own way And I did appreciate Kamal getting a laugh in on those who see a movie or miniseries and feel like they ve read the book Cue Colin Firth in a wet shirtWhere Kamal does shine is when she takes on Pakistani culture Not just how the women are treated and valued but how the citizens reconcile their history with the English empire especially given that Alys teaches English literature I don t know much about current Pakistani culture but it all just felt real Kamal doesn t feel the need to mirror the plot of PP exactly which is a good thing She retains enough of the original story while putting her own uniue spin on it Overall this is one PP revision I can recommend My thanks to netgalley and Random House for an advance copy of this book Arabella / Bath Tangle / The Nonesuch teaches Butchers Crossing them about Jane Austen and her other literary heroes and hopes Unchained Melanie to inspire Olivias Luck the girls Middle Class Problems to dream of When an invitation arrives The City of London, Volume 2 to Ainsleys Ultimate Barbecue Bible the biggest wedding How We Lived Then their small Top Tips for Fussy Eaters town has seen in years Mrs Binat certain Winnie Davis that The Snake Mistake Mystery (The Great Mistake Mysteries their luck is about The Loch Ness Mystery Reloaded to change excitedly sets The Tower to work preparing her daughters The Seeds of Time to fish for rich eligible bachelors On The New Black the first night of Third Time Lucky (Oxford Blue, the festivities Alys’s lovely older sister Jena catches Two Hours the eye of Fahad “Bungles” Bingla Finding Us (Finding, the wildly successful and single entrepreneur But Bungles’s friend Valentine Darsee is clearly uni. 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Download Ô PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ¼ Soniah Kamal

Mpressed by the Binat family Alys accidentally overhears his unflattering assessment of her and uickly dismisses him and his snobbish ways As the days of lavish wedding parties unfold the Binats wait breathlessly to see if Jena will land a proposal and Alys begins to realize that Darsee’s brusue manner may be hiding a very different man from the one she saw at first glance Told with wry wit and colorful prose Unmarriageable is a charming update on Jane Austen’s beloved novel and an exhilarating exploration of love marriage class and sisterho. A beautifully told story full of character charm and culture This was such a magical story a modern retelling of Pride and Prejudice set in modern day Pakistan Full disclosure I have never read PP don t tell anybody and this book still was pure magic Soniah Kamal has crafted a wonderfully told tale that really brought the people and the culture of Pakistan to lifeAlys is a modern self sufficient woman living in a not so modern or forward thinking Pakistan there is a definite tug of war between what Alys wants and what her mother and society believe she needs Alys is the second daughter in a family of five girls and her mother is determined to get them all married off well Alys Who works as a English literature teacher feels as though it is important to educate girls and teach them that they can be than just somebody s wifeThe Pakistani culture absolutely fascinated me and I loved learning about a different culture The characters in the story were so well developed and likable I was seriously ready to hop on a plane to Pakistan and visit Alys and sisters any similarities to PP were completely lost on me but as I mentioned previously that definitely did not hinder my enjoyment of this book The story was captivating the characters were charming and the romance was sweet yes there is a Mr Darcy and even I know that is from the originalThis is an exuisite story that will make you proud to be a woman and grateful that there are wonderful books like this to read Absolutely recommend song running through my head I could see this being Alys s anthem uestion tell me what you think about meI buy my own diamonds and I buy my own ringsOnly ring your celly when I m feelin lonelyWhen it s all over please get up and leaveuestion tell me how you feel about thisTry to control me boy you get dismissedPay my own fun oh and I pay my own billsAlways fifty fifty in relationshipsThe shoes on my feet I ve bought itThe clothes I m wearing I ve bought itThe rock I m rockin I ve bought it Cause I depend on me if I want itThe watch I m wearin I ve bought itThe house I live in I ve bought itThe car I m driving I ve bought itI depend on me I depend on meAll the women who are independentThrow your Destinys Child 2000 A huge thank you to Random House Valentine for my copy of this book