Category Archives: Audiobooks

Announcing the Winners of Elaine Owen’s “Fun with Follies” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Elaine Owen’s “Fun with Follies” Giveaway

      Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Elaine Owen‘s “Fun with Follies” Giveaway. Buturot, carylkane, and virginiakohl each received an audiobook of Ms. Owen‘s An Unexpected Turn of Events. Congratulations, Ladies. Ms. Owen has contacted each of the winners and prizes have been distributed previously.    more goodness …

The End is Near!

The End is Near!

All authors go through their own distinct process to bring a fully-flowered novel to fruition. Some folks are quickly able to lay their plot against the background. Others…like me…stumble around, researching, sketching, writing, editing until they have it “just so.” I am not suggesting that one path is better than the other…only different. Yet, I… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Summer Hanford’s “Regency Romance Audio Book” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Summer Hanford’s “Regency Romance Audio Book” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Summer Hanford‘s “Regency Romance Audio Book” Giveaway. Andrea Stoeckel, Debra Guyette and Beverly Laude will each have her choice of an audio book of either The Archaeologist’s Daughter, A Lord’s Kiss, or Ladies Always Shoot First from Ms. Hanford. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator,… more goodness …

Regency Romance Audio Book + Giveaway!

Regency Romance Audio Book + Giveaway!

Lately, as in since April, I’ve been rather scatterbrained. I’ve blamed this unfortunate condition on the following (see picture): As you can see, this fuzzy monster is nearly grown up. He’s eight months old now and has calmed down considerably and learned a lot. Do we still have work to do? Definitely! Does he daily… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Victoria Kincaid’s “The Importance of Audiobooks” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Victoria Kincaid’s “The Importance of Audiobooks” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Victoria Kincaid‘s “The Importance of Audiobooks” Giveaway. Ms. Kincaid is giving away two audiobooks–Mr. Darcy to the Rescue and The Secrets of Darcy and Elizabeth–to Erika Messer and Christa Buchan. Congratulations! Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules… more goodness …

The Importance of Audiobooks (and a Giveaway)

The Importance of Audiobooks (and a Giveaway)

I’ve been particularly thrilled this year to start offering audiobooks of my novels. Audible and Amazon are offering audio versions of The Secrets of Darcy and Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy to the Rescue. An audio version of Pride and Proposals will be available within a week or so, and audio versions of Christmas at Darcy… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of the Austen Authors’ Summer Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of the Austen Authors’ Summer Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of the Summer Quarterly Giveaway. If your name appears below… Contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. READ THROUGH ALL THE NAMES IN RED FOR THERE ARE MANY WINNERS!!!  2. If your prize is an eBook, make certain the email address for the prize delivery… more goodness …

The Epistolary Style of Creation

The Epistolary Style of Creation

By now my friends and co-conspirators have become inured to my tales of transferring my written works to #Audible. I have discussed the idea of performance versus narration and the fact that what works in writing may not respond to verbal presentation. Yet, there is one more item which we #InspiredByAusten writers, a solitary bunch… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Jann Rowland’s “A Few Thoughts” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Jann Rowland’s “A Few Thoughts” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Jann Rowland‘s “A Few Thoughts” Giveaway. Lynnchar will receive an audiobook copy of Mr. Rowland‘s In the Wilds of Derbyshire. Congratulations, Lynn. 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 be claimed… more goodness …

A Few Thoughts and a Giveaway!

A Few Thoughts and a Giveaway!

There are a couple of things which have been on my mind of late which I thought I would share. Incidentally, as a side note, I’ve noticed in looking at my past posts, that I typically post information about myself, updates, book excerpts, and the like. Not sure if people find that more or less… more goodness …

Darcy Speaks!  Mr. Darcy to the Rescue Now Available on Audiobook

Darcy Speaks! Mr. Darcy to the Rescue Now Available on Audiobook

After many ups and downs, Mr. Darcy to the Rescue is now available on audiobook. There have been three different narrators attached to the project at different points, and the whole process took far longer than anticipated. But the ultimate result is great!   Look below for a plot summary and an excerpt from the beginning… 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 …

Artificial Intelligence at Longbourn

Artificial Intelligence at Longbourn

Chances are your immediate thoughts tended along the same line as mine toward Mrs. Bennet, the excitable matriarch in Pride and Prejudice, when imagining intelligence of such sort at Longbourn. As Caroline Bingley reminded Mr. Darcy of his own assertion when speaking of Miss Elizabeth Bennet’s reported beauty: “She a beauty! I should as soon… more goodness …