Announcing the Winners of Joana Starnes’s Release of “Miss Darcy’s Companion”

Austen Authors is happy to announce that Amanda Frank and Karen Simpson will each receive a Kindle eBook version of Miss Darcy’s Companion from Joana Starnes (with the book’s release at month’s end). Congratulations, Amanda and Karen. Please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize.  more goodness …

Love Letters to Books

Love Letters to Books

Last week I attended BookExpo America in Chicago – and had a wonderful time. It was like being in a candy shop with free product and no calories. All the pretty books! And, as my sore back can attest, I carted home many of the most savory. My greatest acquisition was A Gentleman In Moscow.… 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 …

Regency Servants ~ Keepers of the Grounds

Regency Servants ~ Keepers of the Grounds

Last month I completed the “inside staff” portion of my series on Georgian and Regency Era servants. Six separate blogs were necessary to cover everyone working inside the walls of a grand country manor house or upper-class London townhouse! I won’t need as many installments to detail the folks who labored outdoors, but this does… more goodness …

Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Active Indispensable Employment” Giveaway

Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Active Indispensable Employment” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce that Lynn Bischoff will receive an eBook copy of Impertinent Strangers from P. O. Dixon‘s “Active Indispensable Employment Giveaway. (The prize will be awarded when the book is published in July.) Congratulations, Lynn!!! Please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize.  more goodness …