Which character from Pride and Prejudice are you?


You are invited to a ball. Your first thought is:

A young lady of your acquaintance is reputed to have £5000 per year.

Lady Catherine de Bourgh has invited herself to stay.

Your neighbour is in trade.

Your character has been publicly criticised.

Which character from Pride and Prejudice are you?
You are Jane

You see the best in everyone, even your parents. Try Dodie L Smith’s I Capture the Castle.
You are Elizabeth

What will life at the top of society really be like? Try Kazuo Ishiguro’s The Remains of the Day.
You are Mary

Nobody understands your intellectual needs. Try George Eliot’s Middlemarch.
You are Kitty

You’re easily led and need to make your own way in love and life. Try Edna O’Brien’s The Country Girls
You are Lydia

Rules are for other people. Try Audre Lorde’s Zami: A New Spelling of My Name.
You are Darcy

‘Grave propriety’ needs a dash of lightness. Try PG Wodehouse’s Psmith, Journalist
You are Mrs Bennet

Your husband’s sarcasm has worn you down and you need a holiday. Try Jilly Cooper’s Riders.
You are Mr Bennet

Surrounded by women, you’ve never taken them seriously. Try Elif Shafak’s The Forty Rules of Love
You are Mr Bingley

Nice-but-dim, it’s time you learned where your money comes from. Try Jean Rhys’s Wide Sargasso Sea.
You are Mr Wickham

A rotter through and through, and there’s always room for a cad. Try Patricia Highsmith’s The Talented Mr Ripley.