Author Archives: Regina Jeffers

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “The Road to Understanding” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of an eBook copy of The Road to Understanding: A Pride and Prejudice Vagary from Regina Jeffers. Congratulations go out to Theresa m, Lisa Hatfield, and Megan Calloni. Ladies, contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize.  more goodness …

Announcing the Arrival of My Latest “Baby” ~ The Road to Understanding + Excerpt + Giveaway

Announcing the Arrival of My Latest “Baby” ~ The Road to Understanding + Excerpt + Giveaway

Back in 1984, I went into labor 5 weeks early in the middle of my Theatre/Acting class. That early delivery was the joy of my life, especially as I had lost two previous children. Over the last weekend, I had another early delivery. This one was two weeks early in the form of a new… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “The Pemberley Ball” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “The Pemberley Ball” Giveaway

Instead of three, Regina Jeffers chose FOUR winners of an eBook of her latest release The Pemberley Ball. The ladies whose names are listed below should check their email boxes for the book is waiting your acceptance: Tea Guide, Barbara Martin, Anji, and Lisa Hatfield. Congratulations! And thank you for being a part of the… more goodness …

Announcing the Spring Quarterly Giveaway on Austen Authors

Announcing the Spring Quarterly Giveaway on Austen Authors

The Austen Authors are pleased to announce the prizes for the Spring Quarterly Giveaway. To enter, you MUST use the Rafflecopter form on the austenauthors.net homepage. And now for the prizes…     First up, Katherine Reay has two prizes up for grabs. These items are for two different winners. The first is a signed print… more goodness …

Introducing “The Pemberley Ball,” a Pride and Prejudice Vagary Novella + Excerpt + Giveaway

Introducing “The Pemberley Ball,” a Pride and Prejudice Vagary Novella + Excerpt + Giveaway

First, I must say that I had hoped to have a cover reveal for this post, but it is a holiday weekend, so I’m going with something more basic. “The Pemberley Ball” originally appeared in The Road to Pemberley: An Anthology of New Pride and Prejudice Stories, published by Ulysses Press in 2011.  That being said,… more goodness …

More Winners on Austen Authors!!!! Giveaways from Jeanna Ellsworth, Diana J. Oaks, and Leenie Brown

More Winners on Austen Authors!!!! Giveaways from Jeanna Ellsworth, Diana J. Oaks, and Leenie Brown

Yesterday, we announced the winners from our Winter Quarterly Giveaway. Be certain to check if you are among those chosen by Rafflecopter. Today, we have winners from three different giveaways.      First up, Jeanna Ellsworth Lake is happy to name Stephanie L. and Sheila L. M. as winners from her “Sketching Someone’s Character” post. Stephanie… more goodness …

The Winners of the Austen Authors’ Winter Quarterly Giveaway

The Winners of the Austen Authors’ Winter Quarterly Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of our Winter Quarterly Giveaway. If your name appears below, send Regina Jeffers an email to claim your prize (jeffersregina@gmail.com). If your prize is a print copy of a book, include your mailing address in the email. If you won an eBook, please indicate to which email address the prize… more goodness …

Got Your Proposal Ready? It’s “Lady’s Privilege Day” + a Giveaway

Got Your Proposal Ready? It’s “Lady’s Privilege Day” + a Giveaway

  Do you have your proposal ready? It is Leap Year, and according to tradition, a woman can ask the man to marry her. But from where does this legend come? According to the Huffington Post, “Legend has it that St. Brigid of Kildare, a fifth-century Irish nun, asked St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, to grant… more goodness …

Real Life Influences Upon Jane Austen’s Novels

Real Life Influences Upon Jane Austen’s Novels

As authors of historical fiction, we take great pleasure in a research “tidbit,” which introduces our fictional characters to historical figures. I, for example, have introduced John Loudon McAdam, the father of the modern road, to the readers of A Touch of Honor: Book 7 of the Realm Series. The founder of Bournemouth (UK), Lewis Tregonwell, makes… more goodness …

Winners of Regina Jeffers’ “Previews of Coming Attractions” Giveaway

Winners of Regina Jeffers’ “Previews of Coming Attractions” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of Regina Jeffers‘ “Previews of Coming Attractions” Giveaway. (First, I must apologize for the tardiness of the winners’ post. I was at the When the Heart Dreams Romance Writers and Readers Weekend Mixer yesterday. There was a fabulous Moulin Rouge Party last evening. LOL! ) Now, back… more goodness …

Previews of Coming Attractions from Regina Jeffers + a Giveaway

2015 was a fabulous year for my writing career. After spending 6 years with Ulysses Press, at the end of 2014, we parted ways. Ours was not a spat; it was a business decision upon Ulysses’ part to concentrate their publishing dollars on nonfiction. As I had no desire to return to writing nonfiction, I… more goodness …

A Closer Look at “Mansfield Park” 2007

In North Carolina, the summer Jane Austen Program at UNC at Chapel Hill is featuring Mansfield Park. If you have not looked at this annual program, it might be a good way to learn more of what some consider their least favorite Austen novel.  Announcing the Fourth Annual Jane Austen Summer Program! “Mansfield Park & its… more goodness …

Announcing the Prizes for the Austen Authors’ Winter Giveaway

Announcing the Prizes for the Austen Authors’ Winter Giveaway

Announcing the Winter Quarter Giveaway from Austen Authors! Below are the fabulous prizes to be won in the Austen Authors Winter Giveaway. To enter, you MUST do so through the Rafflecopter form options on the Austen Authors’ Home Page.   First up, Jennifer Petkus is feeling especially generous. Ms. Petkus will present TWO winners a… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’ “Christmas at Pemberley” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of Regina Jeffers‘ “Christmas at Pemberley” Giveaway. Tina Carter and kfield2 will each receive a 2016 Peacock Edition Jane Austen Illustrated Calendar created by the lovely Janet Taylor. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com. In your email, include your mailing address. Congratulations! more goodness …