Category Archives: Austen Characters

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 …

Who is Proud and Who is Prejudiced?

Who is Proud and Who is Prejudiced?

Recently I found myself contemplating the importance of titles in Austen’s oeuvre. Although I’ll admit I didn’t spend a lot of time thinking about the deeper meaning behind Mansfield Park or Emma, some of the other titles gave me food for thought. Persuasion obviously refers to one of the central issues of the novel: Anne’s… 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 …

Read Along Wednesday: Emma Chapters 20 and 21

Read Along Wednesday: Emma Chapters 20 and 21

Welcome to Read Along Wednesday! Alexa has already introduced us to Volume II in last week’s post, which you can find here, if you didn’t get the chance to read it. We heard more about Miss Bates (poor, dear Miss Bates), but now there are other treats in store for us. We finally get to… more goodness …

Fun, Frivolous, Fanciful Monday

Fun, Frivolous, Fanciful Monday

Time for a fun, frivolous, fanciful Monday blog! The memes below were created by the ladies who run the Facebook Page “Jane Austen is my Spirit Animal” — link here: https://www.facebook.com/JaneAustenMemes/    They are constantly creating humorous memes to delight the silly-side we all have, so after enjoying the ones I’ve posted below, be sure to click… more goodness …

Read Along Wednesday: Emma Chapter 19

Read Along Wednesday: Emma Chapter 19

Welcome to volume two! In volume one we remained within the elite confines of Emma’s preferred society. Now we begin to meet Highbury at large, and there is no better place to begin such an acquaintance than with Miss Bates. We have already heard her voice in chapter two. Austen need not tell us this is Miss Bates… 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 …