Author Archives: Regina Jeffers

Winners from Regina Jeffers’ Latest Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners from our latest giveaway. Regina Jeffers originally planned to pick two winners of her first variation, Elizabeth Bennet’s Deception: A Pride and Prejudice Vagary, but feeling generous, Regina picked six winners of an eBook copy of the book. If your name is below, contact Regina at jeffersregina@gmail.com… more goodness …

Exogamous and Endogamous Marriages in Jane Austen’s Works + Giveaway of “Elizabeth Bennet’s Deception”

Brittanica.com defines an “endogamous marriage” as the custom enjoining one to marry within one’s own group, while Wikipedia says “endogamy” is the practice of marrying within a specific ethnic group, class, or social group, rejecting others on such a basis as being unsuitable for marriage or for other close personal relationships.The penalties for transgressing endogamous… more goodness …

Winners from Regina Jeffers’ Post on Catherine Morland and the Tilneys

I am pleased to announce the winners from my recent post on Jane Austen’s Gothic parody, Northanger Abbey. There was such a great response to the post that I have chosen to pick more winners than originally listed.    These three winners will receive an eBook of Darcy’s Passions: Pride and Prejudice Retold Through His Eyes.… more goodness …

Looking for Another Round of Winners at Austen Authors: Latest Giveaway

Looking for Another Round of Winners at Austen Authors: Latest Giveaway

We at Austen Authors are happy to announce another round of giveaways.  To enter, please use the Rafflecopter posted on the Home Page. Winners will enjoy the following:   First up is Rose Fairbanks. Rose is offering an autographed print copy, as well as an eBook copy of her most recent release, Undone Business.  Unaware of… more goodness …

What Do We Know of Catherine Morland and the Tilneys in Jane Austen’s “Northanger Abbey” + Giveaway

by Regina Jeffers Much of the description of the Abbey and of the Tilneys comes to us from Austen’s heroine, Catherine Morland. Catherine comes to Bath with dreams of highwaymen and Gothic heroes. She is a 17-year-old girl who loves reading Gothic novels. Something of a tomboy in her childhood, her looks are described by… more goodness …

The Final Round of Winners from the Re-Launch of Austen Authors ~ Are You One of Them?

The Final Round of Winners from the Re-Launch of Austen Authors ~ Are You One of Them?

Austen Authors is happy to announce the last of winners from the re-launch of Austen Authors. Since the last week of January, we have presented 64 winners with great prizes. The winning will continue on Austen Authors with quarterly giveaways (beginning in April), as well as giveaways associated with the authors’ posts and the release… more goodness …

Winner of the Giveaway from Regina Jeffers’ Blog Post

Congratulations goes out to Maclaney who will receive a copy of Janet Taylor’s 2015 “Longbourn to Pemberley” calendar as part of a fabulous discussion on Regina Jeffers’ blog “Should Not Elizabeth Bennet Despise Mr. Wickham?“. Please contact Regina Jeffers (jeffersregina@gmail.com) to claim your prize. In the email, please include your name and mailing address.  more goodness …

Should Not Elizabeth Bennet Despise George Wickham?

Should Not Elizabeth Bennet Despise George Wickham?

By Regina Jeffers Recently, I was writing a scene for an upcoming Austen release, and in it, I attempted to explain Elizabeth Bennet’s lack of “hatred” for George Wickham. Even after having read “Pride and Prejudice” well over 50 times during my lifetime, I found myself sadly lacking in this endeavour for I held no… more goodness …

Fourth Round of Winners from Our Launch Giveaway

Fourth Round of Winners from Our Launch Giveaway

We are happy to announce the fourth round of winners from our Launch Giveaway. If your name is below, please contact Regina Jeffers (jeffersregina@gmail.com) to claim your prize. For eBook prizes, when contacting Regina, be sure to indicate to which email address you wish to receive your gift. Congratulations!   Stephanie Mudd Carrico will receive… more goodness …

Third Round of Winners from Our Launch Party Giveaway!

Third Round of Winners from Our Launch Party Giveaway!

We have chosen another FIVE more winners from those entered into our LAUNCH Giveaway. If your name is not below, do not fret. We still have 25+ prizes available. For those listed as winners, please contact Regina Jeffers (jeffersregina@gmail.com) to claim your prize. If you won a print book, include your full name and address… more goodness …