Author Archives: Barbara Silkstone

Darcy, Lizzy and Emma

Darcy, Lizzy and Emma

While watching the 2009 BBC mini-series adaptation of Emma, I fell in love with Jonny Lee Miller, who plays Mr. Knightley. Okay, compared to my passion for Colin Firth, it’s merely an infatuation. But there is a scene in the film that moved me in so many ways, not the least of which was to… more goodness …

Memories of a Favorite Holiday Gift

Memories of a Favorite Holiday Gift

In researching Christmas customs for my latest release Darcy and Elizabeth Will’s First Christmas, I learned that in Regency times Christmas gifts were not the custom between grownups, however a child might receive one special toy. That got me to thinking about my own childhood and memories of my favorite Christmas gift. I should preface… more goodness …

Darcy and Elizabeth ~ Will’s First Christmas

Darcy and Elizabeth ~ Will’s First Christmas

Darcy and Elizabeth Will’s First Christmas ***Giveaway*** Three ebook copies of my new release Amazon iBooks Nook Kobo My newest Regency release Darcy and Elizabeth Will’s First Christmas takes place at Pemberley. As the title indicates, it is the first Christmas for Darcy and Elizabeth’s son, Will. The family gathers together to celebrate the holiday… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Barbara Silkstone’s “Darcy Versus Darcy” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Barbara Silkstone’s “Darcy Versus Darcy” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winner of Barbara Silkstone’s “Darcy Versus Darcy” Giveaway. Sheila Majczan will receive a canister of Inspired by Jane’s Pemberley Lavender Lemon Tea. Sheila, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com.  In your email, include your mailing address to receive your prize. Congratulations!  more goodness …