Announcing the Winners of Alexa Adams’s “New Release! Being Mrs. Bennet” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Alexa Adams’s “New Release! Being Mrs. Bennet” Giveaway

  Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of Alexa Adams‘s “New Release! Being Mrs. Bennet” Giveaway. Daniella Copeland and Teresa Broderick will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Adams‘s Being Mrs. Bennet. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on Austen Authors,… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Barbara Silkstone’s “They Might Have Been Friends” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Barbara Silkstone’s “They Might Have Been Friends” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of Barbara Silkstone‘s “They Might Have Been Friends” Giveaway. Gaelicark will receive a set of the first two paperbacks in Ms. Silkstone‘s  Florence Nightingale Comedy Mystery series: The Giggling Corpse and The Killer Corset. Gaelicark, look for an email from Ms. Silkstone in order to claim your prize. [According… more goodness …

My Introduction to Historical Romance and JAFF – and TWO exciting announcements!

My Introduction to Historical Romance and JAFF – and TWO exciting announcements!

I first fell in love with historical romance not through Jane Austen (that came after watching the wonderful 1995 BBC adaptation) but by smuggling a few of my mother’s book collection out of her reading nook and up to my bedroom. I’d have been 11 or 12, I suppose, and she would definitely not have… more goodness …

Taking Jane For A Ride + a Giveaway

Taking Jane For A Ride + a Giveaway

As the summer has deepened here in Seattle, our social life has gained more vibrancy than enjoyed in previous years. Perhaps it is simply the fact that we have found more space in our lives outside of work and family. In any event, we have been reconnecting with friends—both new and very old. This tale… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “My Dear, Mr. Collins, One Author’s Journey” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “My Dear, Mr. Collins, One Author’s Journey” Giveaway

    Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Leenie Brown‘s My Dear, Mr. Collins, One Author’s Journey” Giveaway. cbbsadventures will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Brown‘s Master of Longbourn. Congratulations! Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on Austen Authors, all prizes must… more goodness …

Casting blunders in Jane Austen adaptations

Casting blunders in Jane Austen adaptations

It is a truth universally acknowledged that many Janeites are drawn to Austen’s novels after watching the film or TV adaptations. Of these, there have been many, but the ones that most readers will remember were filmed since the mid-1990s. Today, however, I will not go over the merits of the talented Mr Firth and… more goodness …