Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A Year at Burton Cottage” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A Year at Burton Cottage” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Zoe Burton‘s “A Year at Burton Cottage” Giveaway. Stephanie King and Ginna will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Burton‘s Lady Catherine Impedes: Book 2 of The Darcy Marriage Series. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. All… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Peculiar Paintings from Days Gone By…” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Peculiar Paintings from Days Gone By…” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “Peculiar Paintings from Days Gone By…” Giveaway. Lisa Brown will receive a copy of Ms. Dixon‘s Lady Elizabeth: Everything Will Change, Book One. Lisa, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. According to the parameters of the giveaway,… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Elaine Owen’s “Duty Demands, Part Deux” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Elaine Owen’s “Duty Demands, Part Deux” Giveaway

Austen Authors is excited to announce the winners of Elaine Owen‘s “Duty Demands, Part Deux” Giveaway. Teresa Norbraten, Becky C, and Chelsea will each have her choice of an eBook of any of Ms. Owen‘s books: Duty Demands; Common Ground; One False Step; Love’s Fool: The Taming of Lydia Bennet; or Mr. Darcy’s Persistent Pursuit.… more goodness …

Is There a True Pride and Prejudice Genre?

Is There a True Pride and Prejudice Genre?

I thought about entitling this blog offering “Leaning Into the Buzzsaw” as I am playing skittles on sacred ground. Every reader of the Canon is firmly committed to the love stories—both successful and failed—sketched in remarkably perceptive detail by ODA (Our Dear Author!). Any deviation may be excoriated with the zeal of a Stalinist purge!… more goodness …

Restored Edition of Pride and Prejudice, and Derbyshire Spar

Restored Edition of Pride and Prejudice, and Derbyshire Spar

The restored edition of Pride and Prejudice is available! You can get a copy of Pride and Prejudice: A Novel. In Three Volumes. (Annotated and Restored to 1813 Egerton First Edition) at , Barnes and Noble, Kobo, and hopefully soon Feedbooks. You may notice that it’s free everywhere except Amazon, and this is because Amazon does… more goodness …

A Conversation Between Me and My Jane Austen Action Figure

A Conversation Between Me and My Jane Austen Action Figure

There she sits, on my bookcase, strategically placed in front of my Oxford Illustrated Jane Austen collection. She stands, sealed in her plastic box, day after day, one arm slightly raised, her plastic pen and book neatly stored in their plastic niches in the plastic packaging. Sometimes I notice her, sometimes I forget to. Two… more goodness …

Top 10 Goofs in Pride and Prejudice (2005)

Top 10 Goofs in Pride and Prejudice (2005)

My post on June 5 was on the Top 10 Goofs in the 1995 version of Pride and Prejudice. It was fun to see how many of these were well known to you and which ones were more obscure. I committed in the comments thread on that post to give the same treatment to the… more goodness …