Author Archives: Leenie Brown

Stories, Stories, Stories, and Research

Stories, Stories, Stories, and Research

Once upon a time, about three months ago, I marked today as the day when I wanted to have a particular book ready to publish. Often, I hit my mark on or near the bullseye. However, this time, my arrow has flown far afield from the target, and I am not ready to publish a… 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 …

My Dear Mr. Collins, One Author’s Journey, Part 2

My Dear Mr. Collins, One Author’s Journey, Part 2

[Warning: If you have not yet read Master of Longbourn, this article will contain spoilers. Therefore, read at your own risk.] “I am not Captain Saunders,” Collins replied. “Now, shall we proceed to the study?” “I do not have the pleasure of understanding your meaning,” Darcy said, not moving from his relaxed position. Collins walked… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Enticing Miss Darcy, Scenes and Soirees” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Enticing Miss Darcy, Scenes and Soirees” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winner of Leenie Brown‘s “Enticing Miss Darcy, Scenes and Soirees” Giveaway. Kim Reininga will receive an eBook bundle of three books in Ms. Brown‘s A Dash of Darcy series: Unravelling Mr. Darcy, Becoming Entangled, and Enticing Miss Darcy. Kim, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator at reginalm@rjeffers.com to… more goodness …

Enticing Miss Darcy, Scenes and Soirees

Enticing Miss Darcy, Scenes and Soirees

Today, I am sharing a few notecards about some of the visual inspiration I used while writing my newest release Enticing Miss Darcy as well as an excerpt from the book and a giveaway at the end of this longish, picture-filled post. As you have heard me say many times before… Into every story, a little… more goodness …

Warm Toes

Warm Toes

Winters can be cold! Temperatures drop, winds blow, and the clouds bring rain, snow, and ice. Turtlenecks and warm sweaters become staples in my wardrobe.  An extra quilt (or two) get piled onto the bed, and my heating pad warms my feet when I crawl in.   You would think having lived in a northern… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Who is Caroline Bingley and Why Would the Colonel Love Her?” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Who is Caroline Bingley and Why Would the Colonel Love Her?” Giveaway

        Austen Authors is excited to announce the winner of Leenie Brown‘s “Who is Caroline Bingley and Why Would the Colonel Love Her” Giveaway. Miriam B will receive an eBook of Ms. Brown‘s One Winter’s Eve. Miriam, please Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. [Note!  All prizes must be… more goodness …

Who is Caroline Bingley and Why Would the Colonel Love Her?

Who is Caroline Bingley and Why Would the Colonel Love Her?

Into every story a little research must fall. Where have you heard that before? 😀 Yes, I am going there again, but this time I am not looking at outside sources, although I could. I did look up information on Christmas in the Regency Era and the titles of a few different pieces of literature… more goodness …