Author Archives: Gianna Thomas

Pride and Prejudice 2005 – What I liked and What I Didn’t Like

Pride and Prejudice 2005 – What I liked and What I Didn’t Like

I have to admit that I haven’t watched the entirety of the 1995 BBC presentation of Pride and Prejudice and cannot comment on whether I like or don’t like it. For the moment, the 2005 version is my favorite. I’ve also seen snippets of the 1967 black and white and mourn the loss of most… more goodness …

Mrs. Bennet and Her Nerves

Mrs. Bennet and Her Nerves

When I thought about Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, I realized it could have been named Flaws and Fripperies or Ignorance and Indolence almost as well as Pride and Prejudice. All the characters were shown to have major flaws: Elizabeth her pride/prejudice, Mr. Darcy his prejudice/pride, Mr. Bennet his indolence, Lydia and Kitty too involved… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Gianna Thomas’s “Darcy vs. Lady Catherine” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Gianna Thomas’s “Darcy vs. Lady Catherine” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Gianna Thomas‘s “Darcy vs. Lady Catherine” Giveaway. Anita P and Donna Krug will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Thomas‘s latest book, Darcy vs. Lady Catherine. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. Congratulations! [In accordance with Austen Authors’… more goodness …

Darcy vs Lady Catherine Excerpt and Giveaway

Darcy vs Lady Catherine Excerpt and Giveaway

Change is good. I hope you’ll forgive me for changing the name of this book, but it was necessary. ‘Darcy vs Lady Catherine’ really is more appropriate. 🙂 Well, I have good news. I’m working on a second book to publish middle of May. ‘Darcy vs Lady Catherine’ is one of those ideas that dropped… more goodness …

Weddings and Wedding Gowns

Weddings and Wedding Gowns

When we think of weddings, we think of beautiful white wedding gowns also. But it wasn’t always so. Prior to Victorian times, wedding gowns could be of a variety of colors but not usually white. Why not? Evidently, white gowns were more difficult to maintain requiring quite a bit of care in regards to cleaning… more goodness …

Elizabeth’s Choice and Ireland

Elizabeth’s Choice and Ireland

Well, the long-awaited sequel to ‘Darcy Chooses’ will be available this week, and I thought you might enjoy seeing some of the sights that Darcy and Elizabeth saw back then. They are on a monthlong honeymoon to the Emerald Isle, reconnecting with old friends in Darcy’s case and meeting with new friends in Elizabeth’s case.… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Gianna Thomas’s “Elizabeth’s Choice” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Gianna Thomas’s “Elizabeth’s Choice” Giveaway

  Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of Gianna Thomas‘s “Elizabeth’s Choice” Giveaway. Genevieve Frederick and Christina Lloyd will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Thomas‘s latest release, Elizabeth’s Choice. (The book will release on February 21, 2018. The prizes will be delivered at that time.) Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway… more goodness …

‘Elizabeth’s Choice’ Excerpt and Giveaway

‘Elizabeth’s Choice’ Excerpt and Giveaway

Well, the best-laid plans of mice, men, and authors. I had originally planned to publish Elizabeth’s Choice April or May 2017, but Darcy vs Bingley intruded and demanded to be written first. Then I planned to publish this long-awaited sequel to Darcy Chooses in December, after becoming a full-time indie author, but it will be February… more goodness …