Extraordinary Devotion excerpt

Extraordinary Devotion excerpt

I’m back another month with another excerpt. I’m so pleased with the success of Mr. Darcy’s Bluestocking Bride. Thank you all so much for supporting that book! I’m plotting the next in the sequel and hope to release it in early 2018. Now, I am working on book three in the When Love Blooms series.… more goodness …

Researching the Regency Era

Researching the Regency Era

Writing Regency novels takes much more than just loving the genre. For Jane Austen, she lived during the Regency period and, therefore, could write from her own experiences. For those of us authors who love that time period and love Jane Austen, writing novels set during that time period is much harder. In order to… more goodness …

Decorate Your House with Austen!

Decorate Your House with Austen!

This is the last in my three-part series about Jane Austen merchandising. I set myself another challenge: to see if I could decorate a house in Austen-themed décor. While I couldn’t find any Austen-themed furniture (there probably is some somewhere), I did discover that you can decorate just about any other part of your house… more goodness …

Celebrating the Release of MR. DARCY’S BRIDEs with an Excerpt and a Giveaway

Celebrating the Release of MR. DARCY’S BRIDEs with an Excerpt and a Giveaway

In my new book, MR. DARCY’s BRIDEs, by mistake Elizabeth disrupts Mr. Darcy’s marriage to his cousin, Anne De Bourgh. Our daring heroine is in disguise (NOTE: I drape her with a heavy veil attached to her bonnet, which would not be likely in the Regency era, but it was not forbidden. No one can… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Sharon Lathan’s release celebration of Darcy & Elizabeth: Hope of the Future

Announcing the Winners of Sharon Lathan’s release celebration of Darcy & Elizabeth: Hope of the Future

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winner of Sharon Lathan‘s giveaway for the release celebration of Darcy & Elizabeth: Hope of the Future. Robin Ramirez and Mary Herbers will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Lathan‘s latest release, AND Chelsea Hallenbeck and Diane Thompson will receive a paperback version signed by the author. Yeah!… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Finding Inspiration in Jane” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Finding Inspiration in Jane” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winner of Leenie Brown‘s “Finding Inspiration in Jane” Giveaway. Leslie W. will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Brown‘s latest release, His Beautiful Bea. Leslie, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. Congratulations! [Note: All prizes must be claimed within 72 hours of… more goodness …

Darcy in Wonderland Excerpt and Giveaway

Darcy in Wonderland Excerpt and Giveaway

My first book in over two years is on the shelves! So excited! It took me forever to settle back into a writing routine after the transatlantic move to Switzerland. Life was truly surreal for a while, and now I’m expected my second child in early January, so life will once again be thrown into… more goodness …

Engaging Stories About Miss Austen and Her Beaus

Engaging Stories About Miss Austen and Her Beaus

How many times was Jane Austen engaged—or married (!)? Thoughts about her short life—and her emotional life, whatever it may have been—bubble up in this year of 2017, the 200th anniversary of her death. Officially, Austen was engaged once, for less than a day, to a young, callow Harris Bigg-Wither, in 1802. Because the engagement… more goodness …