Category Archives: Writing & Publishing

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Some About the Netherfield Library” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Some About the Netherfield Library” Giveaway

      Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “Something About the Netherfield Library” Giveaway. Rhea will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Dixon‘s Most Ardently, Most Unknowingly in Love. Congratulations, Rhea. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules… more goodness …

Introducing Sweet Possibilities (+ an excerpt and giveaway)

Introducing Sweet Possibilities (+ an excerpt and giveaway)

Today is release day for Matching Mr. Darcy, book one in the Sweet Possibilities series, which is a new collection of stand-alone Darcy and Elizabeth variations that I have planned. I am looking forward to writing this collection because I am combining a couple of things that I love when writing these — Darcy and… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Don Jacobson’s “Water in My #Austenesque World” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Don Jacobson’s “Water in My #Austenesque World” Giveaway

    Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of Don Jacobson‘s “Water in My #Austenesque World” Giveaway. pedmisson will receive an eBook copy of Mr. Jacobson‘s In Plain Sight. 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 …

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 …

Poll Results: A Clear Winner and an Extract!

Poll Results: A Clear Winner and an Extract!

Last month, I asked which of three Austen variation WIPs (Works In Progress) I should focus my energies on. While there were votes for all three, and comments expressing decided opinions, there was also a clear winner. In some ways I was hoping you all WOULDN’T pick A Loss At Longbourn, because it’s the story… more goodness …

Water in My #Austenesque World + a Giveaway of “In Plain Sight”

Water in My #Austenesque World + a Giveaway of “In Plain Sight”

A smell of damp wafts through many of the pivotal scenes and plot mobilizers in my #Austenesque stories. My wife (or as Horace Rumpole would say about Hilda “She who must be obeyed) has offered that is frequently because I am ‘all wet.’ My father, who often despaired of me ever being ready to launch… more goodness …

Celebrating the Upcoming Release of “The Courtship of Lord Blackhurst” + Excerpt + Giveaway

Celebrating the Upcoming Release of “The Courtship of Lord Blackhurst” + Excerpt + Giveaway

My story, “The Courtship of Lord Blackhurst,” is part of the Regency anthology, Secrets and Soirees, being released 1 July 2020. The story is heavily influenced by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s “The Courtship of Miles Standish.” Many of the characters names, for example, derive from the poem. However, in Longfellow’s narrative, John Alden speaks to Priscilla… more goodness …

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

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

  Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of Renata McMann and Summer Hanford‘s “Hypothetically Married Audiobook” Giveaway. Barb Thompson, wendyessenburg, Mary Todd, and Karen O’Callaghan will each receive an audiobook 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… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Unfailing Love: Beauty Amid the Bleakness” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Leenie Brown’s “Unfailing Love: Beauty Amid the Bleakness” Giveaway

        Austen Authors is honored to announce the winner of Leenie Brown‘s “Unfailing Love: Beauty Amid the Bleakness” Giveaway.  Teresa Norbraten will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Brown‘s His Irreplaceable Belle. Congratulations, Teresa. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on Austen… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Most Ardently, Most Unknowingly in Love” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Most Ardently, Most Unknowingly in Love” Giveaway

      Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “Most Ardently, Most Unknowingly in Love” Giveaway. Michelle Fidler will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Dixon‘s Most Ardently, Most Unknowingly in Love, which arrives in June. In the meantime, the winner will be awarded an eBook edition of either A… more goodness …

Announcing the Austen Authors’ Summer Quarterly Giveaway Prizes

Announcing the Austen Authors’ Summer Quarterly Giveaway Prizes

Welcome to the Austen Authors’ Summer Quarter 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 link can be found on the blog’s HOME page or by clicking HERE. Giveaway will end at midnight, EDST on August… more goodness …