Author Archives: Regina Jeffers

My Journey to JAFF: Welcome Guest Author, Georgina Young-Ellis

My Journey to JAFF: Welcome Guest Author, Georgina Young-Ellis

My Journey to JAFF By Georgina Young-Ellis We all have our own moment, the one in which we said to ourselves, “I’m hooked.” Like many other Jane Austen fans, I can safely say it was the moment I read the first sentence of Pride and Prejudice. For others, it may have been a different instance… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s Giveaway of “Mr. Darcy’s Present”

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s Giveaway of “Mr. Darcy’s Present”

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of Regina Jeffers‘s Mr. Darcy’s Present: A Pride and Prejudice Holiday Vagary Giveaway. Originally, I planned to giveaway only two eBook copies, but Random.org has chosen five winners. They are Alexandra Solano, evamedmonds, darcyluvr, blodeuedd, and MissLaurieMay. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. Congratulations! … more goodness …

Celebrating the Release of “Mr. Darcy’s Present” with an Excerpt + a Giveaway

Celebrating the Release of “Mr. Darcy’s Present” with an Excerpt + a Giveaway

Okay, I know the calendar says September 12, but you cannot tell me  you have not already seen Christmas decorations up in some of the big box stores. Years ago, I cursed the stores when they brought out Christmas items before Thanksgiving. Needless to say, no one in marketing paid any attention to my protests.… more goodness …

Announcing the Austen Authors’ Autumn Giveaway

Announcing the Austen Authors’ Autumn Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the wonderful prizes for our Autumn Quarterly Giveaway. To enter, you MUST use the Rafflecopter form available via the home page link or click the image below. Diana Oaks has a slew of prizes available. She has a new release arriving in October, and our followers will benefit. There are… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Austen Authors’ Summer Quarterly Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Austen Authors’ Summer Quarterly Giveaway

The Austen Authors are pleased to announce the winners for the Summer Quarterly Giveaway. Congratulations!!!! If your name appears below: (1) contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize.  (2) If your prize is an eBook, make certain the email address for the prize delivery is correct.  (3) If your prize is a print book… more goodness …

Gavelkind, Inheritance in Opposition of Primogeniture + Release of “Angel Comes to the Devil’s Keep” + Excerpt + Giveaway

Gavelkind, Inheritance in Opposition of Primogeniture + Release of “Angel Comes to the Devil’s Keep” + Excerpt + Giveaway

  In the past on Austen Authors, I discussed the 19th Century Entail and the legalities of primogeniture during the Regency period. Today, I am adding the exceptions to the practice of the eldest son inheriting everything. Customs throughout the world vary. Some peoples divide their land and moveable property equally among all the sons,… more goodness …

“Emma” 1995’s Version of Social Class Distinctions

“Emma” 1995’s Version of Social Class Distinctions

Emma 1995 – Columbia/Miramax feature film (120 minutes); Directed by Douglas McGrath; Screenplay by Douglas McGrath; Produced by Patrick Cassavetti and Steven Haft Cast: Gwyneth Paltrow…………………………….Emma Woodhouse Jeremy Northam……………………………..Mr. George Knightley Toni Collette………………………………….Harriet Smith James Cosmo………………………………..Mr. Weston Greta Scaacchi……………………………….Mrs. Weston Alan Cumming………………………………..Mr. Elton Juliet Stevenson………………………………Mrs. Elton Denys Hawthorne…………………………….Mr. Woodhouse Sophie Thompson……………………………Miss Bates Phyllida Law…………………………………..Mrs. Bates… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “With a Little Help from My Friends” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “With a Little Help from My Friends” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winner of Leenie Brown‘s “With a Little Help from My Friends” Giveaway. Kelly Leishman will receive an eBook version of Leenie’s latest release, Finally, Mr. Darcy. Congratulations, Kelly! Please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize.  more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “In His Kiss” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “In His Kiss” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “In His Kiss” Giveaway. LeslieGB will receive a $10 Amazon Gift Card from Ms. Dixon in celebration of the release of Impertinent Strangers. Congratulations, Leslie. Please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize.   more goodness …