Author Archives: Regina Jeffers

Eliza de Feuillide, Jane Austen’s Saucy Cousin and Sister in Marriage

Eliza de Feuillide, Jane Austen’s Saucy Cousin and Sister in Marriage

What do we know of Jane Austen’s cousin, Eliza de Feuillide, other than the fact she became Henry Austen’s wife?                    Austen’s sister in marriage was born in Calcutta, India, on 22 December 1761 to her British parents, Philadelphia Austen (sister of Jane Austen’s father, George) and… 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 …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Irrevocably Gone” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Irrevocably Gone” Giveaway

          Austen Authors is happy to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “Irrevocably Gone” Giveaway. Marguerite will receive an eBook copy of Ms.Dixon‘s Irrevocably Gone. {If Marguerite has already read Irrevocably Gone, she may choose a copy of another P. O. Dixon story of her choice.} Congratulations! Marguerite, please contact Regina… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A New Title, A New Cover Style” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A New Title, A New Cover Style” Giveaway

          Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Zoe Burton‘s “A New Title, A New Cover Style” Giveaway. Allison Mitchell and missjamieann will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Burton‘s latest release Darcy’s Surprise Betrothal. Congratulations! Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your… more goodness …

The Value of Prejudice, a Guest Post from Wendy Jones

The Value of Prejudice, a Guest Post from Wendy Jones

Prejudice is generally viewed today as a negative trait Through its association with racism, it has acquired a particularly evil resonance in the U. S.; it’s hard to see anything redeeming here. But it wasn’t that simple in Jane Austen’s time. The key words in her most famous book were morally ambidextrous. Pride could mean… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Regina Jeffers’s “Age of Consent to Marry” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Regina Jeffers’s “Age of Consent to Marry” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of Regina Jeffers‘s “Age of Consent to Marry in Jane Austen’s World, or How Could Lydia Bennet Marry So Young?” Giveaway. Charlene will receive a 2018 Victorian Slang Calendar, donated by Ms. Jeffers. Congratulations! Charlene, contact Regina at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [All prizes must be… more goodness …

Age of Consent to Marry in Jane Austen’s World, or How Could Lydia Bennet Marry So Young? + a Giveaway

Age of Consent to Marry in Jane Austen’s World, or How Could Lydia Bennet Marry So Young? + a Giveaway

During the Regency, despite what some authors may include within the story line, the age of consent for females was twenty-one, not twenty-five as some would lead the reader to believe. Although I do not know from where the idea of the female having a guardian until age 25, what I assume is happening is… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Sophie Turner’s “The Yellow House in Winchester” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Sophie Turner’s “The Yellow House in Winchester” Giveaway

  Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Sophie Turner‘s “The Yellow House in Winchester” Giveaway. Elizabeth Webb, Raiining, Teresa Broderick, lynn char, and charlene will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Turner‘s restored Pride and Prejudice: A Novel. In Three Volumes. (Annotated and Restored to 1813 Egerton First Edition). Ladies, please contact Regina… 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 …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Artificial Intelligence at Longbourn” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Artificial Intelligence at Longbourn” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “Artificial Intelligence at Longbourn” Giveaway. Charles Etta Rhodes will receive a $5 Amazon eGift Card from Ms. Dixon. {The gift card will be awarded via Amazon.com. If the lucky winner is ineligible to receive a gift card from the Amazon.com online store, a… more goodness …