Announcing the Winners of Sharon Lathan’s “Charades: A Parlour Game with a History” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Sharon Lathan’s “Charades: A Parlour Game with a History” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of Sharon Lathan‘s “Charades: A Parlour Game with a History” giveaway as part of her Darcy and Elizabeth: Hope of the Future BLOG TOUR celebration. Several brave souls tested their riddling skills on the eight Regency Era charades I posted. I was very impressed! Before I announce… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Don Jacobson’s “Lizzy and Darcy as JAFF First Cause” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Don Jacobson’s “Lizzy and Darcy as JAFF First Cause” Giveaway

Austen Authors is proud to announce the winner of Don Jacobson‘s “Lizzy and Darcy as JAFF First Cause” Giveaway. Heather Y will receive a three eBook bundle of Mr. Jacobson‘s novels. The bundle includes The Keeper: Mary Bennet’s Extraordinary Journey, Henry Fitzwilliam’s War, and The Exile (Part 1) Kitty Bennet and the Belle Époque. Heather,… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Summer Hanford’s “The Archaeologist’s Daughter” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Summer Hanford’s “The Archaeologist’s Daughter” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Summer Hanford‘s “The Archaeologist’s Daughter” Giveaway. Lynnchar and donnabrookmyer will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Hanford‘s Regency romance, The Archaeologist’s Daughter. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. Congratulations! Note: According to giveaway rules posted on Austen Authors… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Change, One Choice at a Time” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Change, One Choice at a Time” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of Leenie Brown‘s “Change, One Choice at a Time” Giveaway. Ruth Roberts-Telford will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Brown‘s latest release Henry: To Prove Himself Worthy. Ruth, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. Congratulations! Note: According to the Austen Authors’… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of P. O. Dixon’s “By Reason, by Reflection, by Everything” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of P. O. Dixon’s “By Reason, by Reflection, by Everything” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of P. O. Dixon‘s “By Reason, by Reflection, by Everything” Giveaway. Leah Pruett will receive an autographed copy of Ms. Dixon‘s latest release, By Reason, by Reflection, by Everything, while Courtney will receive an eBook copy of the same title. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Jann Rowland’s “Giveaway with a Twist”

Announcing the Winner of Jann Rowland’s “Giveaway with a Twist”

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of Jann Rowland‘s “Giveaway with a Twist.” Back on August 19, Mr. Rowland placed a problem before our readers. This was the situation as described by him: Mr. Rowland is beginning a Pride and Prejudice trilogy, one which will cover more than twenty years in the life of… more goodness …

Jane Austen’s Juvenilia

Jane Austen’s Juvenilia

My mind is well-entrenched in an article I’m writing for the October edition of Pride & Possibilities, the periodical of the Jane Austen Literacy Foundation (a fabulous non-profit, for those of you unfamiliar with it, promoting literacy endeavors worldwide and founded by Austen’s descendent, Caroline Jane Knight). My subject is the radical nature of Austen’s childhood… more goodness …

A Modest Proposal: Might the Spinster Have Married?

A Modest Proposal: Might the Spinster Have Married?

As reported in last month’s blog about Jane Austen’s romantic attachments, biographers dutifully recount the story of Jane’s acceptance/rejection of a proposal by Harris Bigg-Wither, a young, brash man six years her junior, on Thursday-Friday, 2-3 December 1802. The story goes that Jane and Cassandra journeyed to Manydown, the Bigg-Wither estate, for several weeks of… more goodness …

The Austen Escape ARC Giveaway

The Austen Escape ARC Giveaway

Happy Book Day! This idea came to me when writing The Bronte Plot. Wednesday was Lucy’s day to dust, repair, sort and market her beloved antique books. I liked the idea of focusing on books one day a week – so on Wednesdays I post about the books I’m reading, writing, hearing about in the… more goodness …