Paisley James

Paisley James . . .   is a new author with one published novel and two more to follow. She began writing in 2014, when she shared her first novel, To Save and Protect, on Fanfiction.net. She soon had thousands of followers who encouraged her to continue writing and to publish her stories. To Save and Protect was published in May 2018 as the first book in a trilogy. The other two novels, To Love and Cherish and To Desire and Deserve are also complete and are being prepared for publication.

Paisley is a great admirer of Jane Austen’s novels and enjoys reading and writing Jane Austen fanfiction. She is also a great fan of murder mysteries and loves to bring elements of suspense and mystery to her novels.

Paisley lives in Toronto, Canada with her husband and their two daughters. She is a full-time teacher and a doctoral candidate. But when she has time to unwind, a good book and a beautiful piece of music is all she needs.

To Save and Protect: A Pride and Prejudice Variation


A refreshing blend of romance, mystery and adventure, To Save and Protect is a Pride and Prejudice variation, which begins on the morning after Mr. Darcy’s first proposal.

In this novel, the original characters of Pride and Prejudice, along with some new characters, are taken on an entirely different adventure, wherein Miss Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy find themselves amidst mystery, crime and murder. Their feelings, convictions, and opinions are challenged and changed as they come to know themselves and each other better.