Category Archives: Fun-Games-Humor

Darcy versus Darcy ~ Giveaway

Darcy versus Darcy ~ Giveaway

Darcy versus Darcy New Release Celebration and ***Giveaway*** Please help me celebrate the release of my newest book, Mister Darcy’s Maltese Falcon by sharing your thoughts on Darcy, then and now—Regency versus Contemporary. *** Giveaway*** Be surprised! Wait until the end of the post to find out the Giveaway! AMAZON UK AMAZON iBOOKS NOOK KOBO… more goodness …

Wonderful Words of Austen A-H

Wonderful Words of Austen A-H

Today, we’re going to play with words. Not any old words, but words that Jane Austen used; they are rich, delicious, decadent words that are worth knowing. You may well know some or all of them already, and if you do, pat yourself on the back and congratulate yourself on the breadth of your vocabulary.… more goodness …

Announcing the Summer Quarterly Giveaways from Austen Authors

Announcing the Summer Quarterly Giveaways from Austen Authors

Austen Authors is happy to announce the Summer Quarterly Giveaway Prizes. To enter, you MUST use the Rafflecopter form! Link to form is on the Austen Authors blog sidebar OR click image below.     First up is Rebecca Jamison, who will present one lucky winner with a print copy of Sense and Sensibility: A… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Rose Fairbanks’s “A Chat with Austen’s Mothers” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce that as the winner of Rose Fairbanks’s “A Chat with Austen’s Mothers Giveaway” that Susan Schneider will receive a winner’s choice print copy of any of Rose Fairbanks’s novels. Susan, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. In the email, include a mailing address for the prize… more goodness …

JEANNAISMS

JEANNAISMS Over the years, I have learned that people cope differently. Some with escapism. Ya, they run and hide. Some with sarcasm. Ya think? Others with up in your face defensism. WHATEVER! But . . . is there a right way to cope? For me? YES. It isn’t escapism, or sarcasm, or defensism­­­­––they are JEANNAISMs!… more goodness …

Shades of Austen at Storymakers

Shades of Austen at Storymakers

I spent Friday and Saturday this weekend at the annual Storymakers Writers Conference. If you follow me on Twitter, you may have spotted my #Storymakers16 hashtags. 2016 is my fourth year attending, and something I noticed in previous years was the prevalence of references to Jane Austen in the workshops. I was astounded when notable… more goodness …

Twenty Quotes

Twenty Quotes

Today, I thought it might be fun to play a game that I am calling Twenty Quotes.  Below you will find twenty quotes taken from seven of Jane Austen’s books. Your task is to see if you can match each quote with the book from which it was taken.  Once you have your answers, click… more goodness …

Colin Firth’s Wet Shirt

Colin Firth’s Wet Shirt

Now that I have your attention ~ have you ever wondered about the true story behind Colin Firth’s wet shirt? For the first time, you can be privy to the real skinny as revealed in my newest Pride and Prejudice light comedy novella: Lizzy’s Love Apprentice. Help celebrate the release of this comically magic book… 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 …