Mr Bennet has some of the funniest lines in all of her novels - so Jane Austen obviously had a soft spot for him, despite his failings as a father!
Now Juliet Archer has re-written his role in Pride & Prejudice to offer you the chance to step into his world. It's an interactive story called Becoming Mr Bennet.
Read a chapter at a time (there are 15 in all) and immerse yourself in the Mr Bennet experience. At the end of each chapter, you will have a decision to make as Mr Bennet - choose the correct one to continue the story.
But be warned - this version of Mr Bennet has a dark secret ...
Chapter 1 starts here. If you want to rejoin the story at a particular chapter, follow the links below.