Category Archives: Regency

Land Forms or Formed By the Land?

Land Forms or Formed By the Land?

“…their lives were linked and interwoven in innumerable and often intimate Ways and because this…land shaped all who lived along its rivers, by its Swamps and on its islands and sandy hills, even as those who lived there Shaped the land itself.” Erskine Clarke, Dwelling Place As I have been working my way through the… more goodness …

Seeing Fanny Price Through Modern Eyes

Seeing Fanny Price Through Modern Eyes

Until this week, I had seen all of the major film adaptations of Jane Austen’s novels—the theater releases, the BBC series, etc.—except one. I have now completed the sweep by finally watching Patricia Rozema’s 1999 version of Mansfield Park. I missed the movie when it came out. After reading a few reviews and coming across… more goodness …

Bronwen Chisholm’s Debut Post: An Introduction

Bronwen Chisholm’s Debut Post: An Introduction

Hello, Hello, Hello! I cannot express how tickled I am to be making my debut on Austen Authors. Following the example of my fellow new authors to the site, I will take this first blog to introduce myself and my love of everything Austen. Although I grew up surrounded by books, I somehow avoided Jane… more goodness …

Top 10 Goofs in “Emma” (2009)

Top 10 Goofs in “Emma” (2009)

Today’s post was planned to be about the 1997 Kate Beckinsale version, but technology can be fickle and thanks to a DVD player that picked a decidedly inconvenient time to malfunction, I opted for plan B – a version of Emma that I could stream. The four-episode 2009 BBC adaptation of Emma, with Romola Garai in… more goodness …

Announcing the Prizes for the Austen Authors’ Summer Giveaway

Announcing the Prizes for the Austen Authors’ Summer Giveaway

Welcome to Austen Authors’ Summer Giveaway. Check out the wonderful prizes!!! Again, our authors are being quite generous. Although we welcome your comments below, to enter the giveaway, you MUST use the Rafflecopter form! The GIVEAWAY link can be found at the top of the blog’s HOME page or by clicking HERE. The Summer Quarter Giveaway ends on… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Renata McMann and Summer Hanford’s “Hypothetically Married” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Renata McMann and Summer Hanford’s “Hypothetically Married” Giveaway

  Austen Authors is honored to announce the winners of Renata McMann and Summer Hanford‘s “Hypothetically Married” Giveaway. CARLA P. and Cinta Garcia will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. McMann and Ms. Hanford‘s Hypothetically Married. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “A Lack of Reality in Jane Austen’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’ Giveaway”

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “A Lack of Reality in Jane Austen’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’ Giveaway”

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Regina Jeffers ‘s “A Lack of Reality in Jane Austen’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’” Giveaway. Robin G, carylkane, and virginiakohl will each have their choice of either an eBook copy of Ms. Jeffers‘s Angel Comes to the Devil’s Keep or The Earl Claims His Comfort. Congratulations, Ladies. Please… more goodness …