Sharon Lathan

Sharon Lathan . . .  is the best-selling author of The Darcy Saga sequel series to Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice. Sharon began writing in 2006 and her first novel, Mr. and Mrs. Fitzwilliam Darcy: Two Shall Become One was published in 2009 by Sourcebooks Landmark. Since then, Sharon has published nine full-length novels and one novella. Sharon’s tenth novel – Darcy and Elizabeth: Hope of the Future – is Book Two of the Darcy Saga Prequel Duo recounting the betrothal months before the Darcy Saga began.

Zazzle StoreSharon is a native Californian relocated in 2013 to the green hills of Kentucky. She resides with her husband of thirty-two years. Retired from a thirty-year profession as a registered nurse in Neonatal Intensive Care, Sharon is pursuing her dream as a full-time writer.

Sharon is a member of the Jane Austen Society of North America, JASNA Greater Louisville Region, the Romance Writers of America, the Beau Monde chapter of the RWA, and the Louisville Romance Writers where she serves as the website designer and on the board.

 

Darcy & Elizabeth: A Season of Courtship (Darcy Saga Prequel Duo Book 1)
Accepting a marriage proposal is merely the beginning . . .

How did Lady Catherine restore Mr. Darcy’s hope to prompt his second proposal? Did Caroline Bingley yield gracefully? Were the Bennets and Meryton citizens approving?

Fitzwilliam Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet are betrothed!

Readers of The Darcy Saga have shared in the romance, life, and marital escapades of Mr. and Mrs. Darcy. Now the “prequel to the sequel” recounts the weeks in between as two new lovers prepare for happily ever after.

Embark on the journey as Darcy and Elizabeth overcome the rocky past and discover the depth of their love. Delight in budding passion and sweet romance. Enjoy the wedding planning and adventures during the initial weeks of their engagement.

A Season of Courtship promises Hope of the Future
Darcy & Elizabeth: Hope of the Future (Darcy Saga Prequel Duo Book 2)
Fitzwilliam Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet will soon be joined in Holy Matrimony!

The initial month of their Season of Courtship has passed. Together, the lovers strengthened their bond through honest communication, as they dealt with adversity, jealousy, and distrust. Ever growing in mutual love and understanding, a dramatic confrontation broke through the final barriers.

Now their Hope of the Future “happily ever after” is assured!

As long as Lady Catherine can be stopped in her scheme to interfere, that is. Or, will Mrs. Bennet’s bad advice ruin future marital felicity? Might increasing liberation lead to overwhelming passions that cannot be controlled, with catastrophe a result?

Continue the journey begun in Darcy and Elizabeth: A Season of Courtship. Delight in their flourishing romance, ride along on their escapades in London, and be a witness at the wedding of the century.

The miraculous design of how Two Shall Become One begins before the sacred vows.
Mr. & Mrs. Fitzwilliam Darcy: Two Shall Become One (The Darcy Saga Book 1)
A fascinating portrait of a timeless, consuming love – and the sweetest, most romantic Jane Austen sequel.

It’s Darcy and Elizabeth’s wedding day, and the journey is just beginning as Jane Austen’s beloved Pride and Prejudice characters embark on the greatest adventure of all: marriage and a life together filled with surprising passion, tender self-discovery, and the simple joys of every day.

As their love story unfolds in this most romantic of Jane Austen sequels, Darcy and Elizabeth reveal to each other how their relationship blossomed. From misunderstanding to perfect understanding and harmony, theirs is a marriage filled with romance, sensuality, and the beauty of a deep, abiding love.
Loving Mr. Darcy: Journeys Beyond Pemberley (The Darcy Saga Book 2)
Beyond Pride and Prejudice…. …Beyond ‘I Do’. . .

Darcy and Lizzy venture away from Pemberley to journey through England, finding friends, relatives, fun, love, and an even deeper and more sacred bond along the way.

Having embarked on the greatest adventure of all, marriage and the start of a new life together, now the Darcys take the reader on a journey through a time of prosperity, enjoyment, and security. They experience all the adventures of travel, with friends and relatives providing both companionship and complications, and with fun as their focus.

The sights and sounds, tastes and flavors of Regency England come alive. Through it all, Darcy and Lizzy continue to build a marriage filled with romance, sensuality, and the beauty of a deep, abiding love.
My Dearest Mr. Darcy (The Darcy Saga Book 3)
Darcy is more deeply in love with his wife than ever.

As the golden summer draws to a close and the Darcys look ahead to the end of their first year of marriage, Mr. Darcy could never have imagined his love could grow even deeper with the passage of time.

Lizzy is full of surprises. . .

Elizabeth is unpredictable and lively, pulling Darcy out of his stern and serious demeanor with her teasing and temptation. Looking ahead and planning for celebrations and life events large and small, Lizzy can still catch Darcy unawares when he least expects it… But surprising events force the Darcys to weather absence and illness, and to discover whether they can find a way to build a bond of everlasting love and desire.
In the Arms of Mr. Darcy (The Darcy Saga Book 4)
If only everyone could be as happy as they are. . .

Darcy and Elizabeth are as much in love as ever-even more so as their relationship matures. Their passion inspires everyone around them, and as winter turns to spring, romance blossoms around them.

Confirmed bachelor Richard Fitzwilliam sets his sights on a seemingly unattainable, beautiful widow; Georgiana Darcy learns to flirt outrageously; the very flighty Kitty Bennet develops her first crush, and Caroline Bingley meets her match.

But the path of true love never does run smooth, and Elizabeth and Darcy are kept busy navigating their friends and loved ones through the inevitable separations, misunderstandings, misgivings, and lovers’ quarrels to reach their own happily ever afters.
The Trouble with Mr. Darcy (The Darcy Saga Book 5)
Is it even possible to have a perfect romance?

Sensual, happy, and steeped in all the luxuries of the lavish Regency period, Darcy and Elizabeth must still face the many challenges that every married couple confronts after the honeymoon is over. Just as the most intense issues of their marriage begin to arise, George Wickham returns to Hertfordshire bent on creating trouble. Knowing Darcy as long as he has, Wickham knows just how to strike at his vulnerabilities. But Wickham is only a pawn for someone even more unscrupulous than he is-and much more powerful.

When everything Darcy cherishes most is thrown into deadly danger, and knowing that Wickham has nothing left to lose, Darcy must confront his enemy and his own demons at the same time.
A Darcy Christmas (A Darcy Saga Holiday Novella)
Based on the Darcy Saga series by Sharon Lathan, this novella takes the reader down the passage of time with ten individual snippets of the evolving Darcy family celebrating.

Beginning on the Christmas Eve after meeting Lizzy Bennet, Mr. Darcy is a man tortured by visions and emotions he is unable – or unwilling – to deal with. Thereafter follows a succession of Christmas Eves and Days with Mr. Darcy as a happily married man surrounded by his wife and an ever-increasing family, giving glimpses of their future.

A Darcy Christmas is available alone in ebook format, or as part of the Austen Holiday Anthology A Darcy Christmas, which includes novellas by Amanda Grange and Carolyn Eberhart.
Miss Darcy Falls in Love (A Darcy Saga Companion Novel)
An intimate journey of love, life, and the passionate pursuit of happiness.

Noble young ladies were expected to play an instrument, but Georgiana Darcy is an accomplished musician who hungers to pursue her talents. She embarks upon a tour of Europe, ending in Paris where two very different men will ignite her heart in entirely different ways and begin a bitter rivalry to win her. But only one holds the key to her happiness.

Georgiana Darcy is going to have to carve out her own destiny, however ill-equipped she may feel…

Set in post-Napoleonic Empire France, Miss Darcy Falls in Love is a riveting love story that enters a world of passion where gentlemen know exactly how to please and a young woman learns to direct her destiny and understand her heart.
The Passions of Dr. Darcy (A Darcy Saga Companion Novel)
You never know where a life of purpose may lead. . .

George Darcy is the second son of a wealthy landowner in Georgian Era England and, at 22, is considered to be a brilliant, rising star in England’s field of medicine. However, Dr. Darcy refuses the easy, comfortable pathway and enlists as a physician with the British East India Company, embarking on a personal quest where he strives to change the face of medicine while yearning to fill the void left within his soul at the death of his twin.

His search for family, enduring love, and lost companionship is a quest not wholly realized until his return to England and Pemberley after thirty years of amazing adventures. It is then that a new generation of family and friends that will heal the physician, and to his greatest surprise, where the true love of his life awaits.

Explore a fascinating and unique aspect of the Regency period, when the British Empire offered the young noblemen of the day promising adventures all over the world.

"If you enjoy enthusiastic romance passionately written featuring the redoubtable Mr. Darcy and his wife, then 'I would by no means suspend any pleasure of yours'!" ~ Austenprose


"It is a real credit to Ms. Lathan that her storytelling style is in keeping with the author of work that inspired this novel. Well done!" ~ Romance Reader at Heart


"Exquisitely told with a brilliant flourish of language and so rich in detail." ~ Rundpinne


"I defy anyone not to fall further in love with Darcy after reading this book." ~ Once Upon a Romance


"This book should come with a warning stating that once you start reading you will not want to put it down until you have read the last page." ~  Royal Reviews


"It's a splendid tale of one man's determination . . . to be the best in his chosen profession . . . and to find love."  ~ New York Journal of Books


"The love, passion, and excellence of style, and the writer's superior talent with words is sure to win new fans or satisfy old fans with this one." ~ Long and Short Reviews