Category Archives: Jane Austen

Announcing the Winners of Sharon Lathan’s “Are you a TRUE Austen Fanatic” Quiz!

Announcing the Winners of Sharon Lathan’s “Are you a TRUE Austen Fanatic” Quiz!

On Tuesday, October 8 I presented a brain twister Austen quiz that 20 brave ladies took a chance on. I have to say, I dug deep for a few of the questions, and still didn’t stump too many people! Y’all are truly certifiable, A+ Austen Fanatics! I wish I could afford to give everyone a… more goodness …

Introducing A Portrait of Emily Price and a Give Away

Introducing A Portrait of Emily Price and a Give Away

I hope fall is treating you well… Presently, my work world revolves around a manuscript due on October 15th and a book launching on November 1st. “Launch” is such a strange term – it sounds like we are throwing A Portrait of Emily Price out there with the hope she lands safely. Perhaps we are…… more goodness …

Emma Readalong Chapters 27 & 28

Emma Readalong Chapters 27 & 28

Today’s readalong question is: was there a kiss between Jane Fairfax and Frank Churchill while they were alone with the slumbering Mrs. Bates? While Miss Bates and Mrs. Weston went to fetch Emma and Harriet from the store across the street, Frank and Jane stayed behind with Mrs. Bates. Because of Miss Bates’ long-winded conversations, the… more goodness …

Are you a TRUE Austen fanatic? Test yourself, and win a prize!

Are you a TRUE Austen fanatic? Test yourself, and win a prize!

For something different I thought a challenging game would be fun! What better than for an Austen lover to test his/her knowledge of the novels by Jane Austen? Naturally, if a test is involved, there should be some sort of prize, right? GAME PLAY: There are 5 questions for each of Austen’s published novels, ranging… more goodness …