Top 10 Goofs in Mansfield Park (1983)

Top 10 Goofs in Mansfield Park (1983)

Mansfield Park is easily the most challenging of Austen’s novels to adapt to the screen. The character arc of the quiet and reserved protagonist, Fanny Price, is nuanced and internal. She already owns an “infallible moral compass,” and it is the revelatory arcs of the people around her that give the plot its momentum. It… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Jayne Bamber’s “Outmatched: Characterizing a Crossover” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Jayne Bamber’s “Outmatched: Characterizing a Crossover” Giveaway

    Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Jayne Bamberr‘s “Outmatched: Characterizing a Crossover” Giveaway. Michelle H, Lynn Char, and Jane Burke will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Babmber‘s Outmatched. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Don Jacobson’s “Reflections of Inner Truth” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Don Jacobson’s “Reflections of Inner Truth” Giveaway

      Austen Authors is excited to announce the winners of Don Jacobson‘s “Reflections of Inner Truth” Giveaway. Robin G and Jenni Langford will each receive an audiobook copy of Mr. Jacobson‘s The Pilgrim: Lydia Bennet and a Soldier’s Return. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of the Austen Authors’ Spring Quarterly Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of the Austen Authors’ Spring Quarterly Giveaway

  The Austen Authors are pleased to announce the winners for the Winter Quarterly Giveaway. Congratulations!!!! If your name appears below: (1) contact Regina Jeffers (Giveaway Coordinator) at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. READ THROUGH ALL THE NAMES FOR THERE ARE MANY WINNERS!!! Winners names are in RED.  (2) If your prize is an eBook, make certain the email address for the… more goodness …

Outmatched: Characterizing a Crossover

Outmatched: Characterizing a Crossover

Writing JAFF involves a great deal of ‘what-if’ in rebuilding our beloved Austen stories. There are some familiar what-ifs that are tried and true – what if the Netherfield Ball had gone differently, or the Hunsford proposal? What if the supporting cast shone a little brighter, what if the villains were more villainous?  For me,… more goodness …