Author Archives: Zoe Burton

Comparing Regency Tea Time to Victorian

Comparing Regency Tea Time to Victorian

If you follow my blog, you know that I began what was intended to be a short story in which Darcy and Lizzy don’t meet until they’re in their 50’s. The story has grown out of the short story category and into the novelette one. By the time it’s finished, it may end up being… more goodness …

Sketching Mr. Collins’ Character

Sketching Mr. Collins’ Character

William Collins is one of the Pride and Prejudice characters that most JAFF readers love to hate. JAFF authors, myself included, have done all manner of things with and to him, some good and some not so good. For example, Leenie Brown made him loveable in Master of Longbourn. In To Save Elizabeth, I made… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A Book FINALLY Finished” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A Book FINALLY Finished” Giveaway

    Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Zoe Burton‘s “A Book FINALLY Finished” Giveaway. Billie J Barrett and Lynn Bischoff will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Burton‘s Darcy’s Predicament. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on… more goodness …

A book FINALLY finished, with a giveaway and a cover reveal

A book FINALLY finished, with a giveaway and a cover reveal

I did it. I finally finished Darcy’s Predicament. The third time was the charm, and I am so very excited to be able to tell you this. I have done two other posts about this story. Each time, it was flowing well, but each time, the words suddenly stopped. I picked the story up again… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A Pre-Christmas Giveaway”

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A Pre-Christmas Giveaway”

    Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Zoe Burton‘s “A Pre-Christmas Giveaway.” Michell Pareded de Alvarez will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Burton‘s Darcy’s Christmas Compromise. Meanwhile, Virginia Kohl will receive a print copy of the same book. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim… more goodness …

A Pre-Christmas Giveaway

A Pre-Christmas Giveaway

I wrote my first Christmas variation two years ago, and many of you may remember how hard it was for me. I got the book out just before the holiday that year. Last year, it was a little easier to write a Christmas book. Still, I did not get it published until the day after… more goodness …

Autumn, Pumpkin Spice, and a little JAFF story

Autumn, Pumpkin Spice, and a little JAFF story

Sometimes it’s hard to come up with an interesting topic for my posts that’s not been done a dozen times before. People tell me it’s okay to add my own spin on things, but I confess I do like to be different. This month, I wanted to tie into the season we are coming into… more goodness …