Author Archives: Rose Fairbanks

Austen writes Romance?

Austen writes Romance?

Welcome to February! I can’t believe how fast January flew by! My children are already bringing home heart-shaped crafts from school in celebration of the upcoming St. Valentine’s Day holiday. While I maintain that Jane Austen’s books are about so much more than romantic love you simply can’t get away from the marriage plots and… more goodness …

December On Dit

December On Dit

Hello, dear readers! Another month has come and gone and faster than ever, I believe. For much of our readership, it is the holiday season and our to do list will get increasingly longer. The light at the end of the tunnel, hopefully, is time with family and friends. From all of us at Austen… more goodness …

Writing fever in November

Writing fever in November

As Alexa posted last Friday, November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) in which one must write a short novel in a month. Despite my family going on a short vacation last weekend, all I can really think about is accomplishing NaNoWriMo this year. This will be my third year attempting NaNoWriMo. I almost made… more goodness …

Austen’s Beauty & the Beast + Excerpt

Austen’s Beauty & the Beast + Excerpt

Not too long ago, I posted about Jane Austen in the Age of Disney. I didn’t get into specifics about Disney characters, just a general overview of connecting fantasy with Jane Austen. Well, today I want to talk about Beauty and the Beast because I’m releasing a Regency Paranormal Beauty and the Beast retelling in… more goodness …

September Austen On Dit

September Austen On Dit

Oh my goodness! How is it already mid-September?! Someone tell the calendar to slow down!! Then again, I would welcome cooler temperatures!   Jane Austen Fan Fiction Releases Austen Author New Releases The Witches of Longbourn by Barbara Silkstone A Regency Trilogy If you enjoyed the Mister Darcy series of comedic mysteries, you don’t want… more goodness …