Author Archives: Renata McMann

Another View of Point of View and a Christmas Giveaway!

Another View of Point of View and a Christmas Giveaway!

Announcing two new Christmas short stories, with a Giveaway! (Giveaway details are at the bottom of the post) Summer wrote about her viewpoint on point of view and I would like to contribute mine. Jane Austen rarely entered Mr. Darcy’s mind, but devotes a full paragraph to it shortly before Elizabeth and Jane are to… more goodness …

Jane Austen and Income

Jane Austen and Income

I know everybody’s income and what everybody earns; And I carefully compare it with the income-tax returns; – Princess Ida, Gilbert and Sullivan How did people know Darcy’s income at the assembly in the beginning of Pride and Prejudice? The two logical possibilities are that someone attending the assembly knew about him or that Darcy’s… more goodness …

Introducing Renata McMann and her New JAFF, Courting Elizabeth

Introducing Renata McMann and her New JAFF, Courting Elizabeth

Oh, my heart is beating wildly And it’s all because you’re here When I’m not near the girl I love I love the girl I’m near – Finian’s Rainbow My co-author suggested, in addition to a GIVEAWAY (see below), we use our first blog post on Austen Authors to talk about our newest book, Courting… more goodness …