Summer Travels

Summer Travels

I love the scene in Pride and Prejudice in which Miss Bingley criticizes Lizzy for becoming so “brown and course” during her summer travels. I always think — “But she had fun!”  And that’s what a little of summer is supposed to be — fun, free and sunny. Of course, I always go into those… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Elaine Owen’s “Grand Tour” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Elaine Owen’s “Grand Tour” Giveaway

  Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Elaine Owen‘s “Grand Tour” Giveaway. Nan Popik, deborahanne2, and Patricia will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Owen‘s Longbourn Unexpected Trilogy. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on Austen Authors, all prizes… more goodness …

To be a Fly on the Wall

To be a Fly on the Wall

Hi all Today, I simply want to share one of my favourite scenes from To Love and Cherish. The scene takes place in Mr. Darcy’s study, where he and Lord Paisley have a very honest conversation about Georgiana. Of course, there is a lot of romantic declaration in the scene, but the reason I like this… more goodness …

No New Book or Giveaway, but a Short Story…

No New Book or Giveaway, but a Short Story…

I’m sorry to say that we are not ready to have a giveaway this month. A Duel in Meryton (formerly Wickham’s Hertfordshire Duel) isn’t ready. It is close. It will probably be available in a month. But Summer and I don’t want to put ourselves in a position where we rush through the final edits at the… more goodness …

Celebrating the Release of “Mrs. Collins’ Lover” with an Excerpt and a Giveaway

Celebrating the Release of “Mrs. Collins’ Lover” with an Excerpt and a Giveaway

Wow! The past month has flown by – too much travel and other demands. Mrs. Collins’ Lover is currently on preorder on Amazon; it releases on August 10. Since April, I have been sharing little tidbits here and there from this new book. To realize the release date is nearly here is heady and overwhelming.… more goodness …

Sense and Sensibility (1971) Trivia Challenge

Sense and Sensibility (1971) Trivia Challenge

Locating trivia facts on this particular adaptation has proven more challenging than I expected. Considering the plethora of trivia I found on the 1941 adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, I can’t blame this scarcity entirely on the age of the television series, but I’m sure that part of it is due to the era in… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Don Jacobson’s “Character in the Wardrobe” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Don Jacobson’s “Character in the Wardrobe” Giveaway

        Austen Authors is thrilled to announce the winners of Don Jacobson‘s “Character in the Wardrobe” Giveaway. Eva Edmonds and Michele H will each receive either of two sets of #Audible Codes covering the first five books of the Bennet Wardrobe stories of Mr. Jacobson‘s Bennet Wardrobe series. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Victoria Kincaid’s “Darcy in Hollywood” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of Victoria Kincaid’s “Darcy in Hollywood” Giveaway

    Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of Victoria Kincaid‘s “Darcy in Hollywood” Giveaway. Shelley Hosington will  receive an eBook copy of Ms. Kincaid‘s Darcy in Hollywood. Congratulations, Shelley. 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… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “Courting Lord Whitmire” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “Courting Lord Whitmire” Giveaway

Austen Authors is excited to announce the winners of Regina Jeffers‘s “Courting Lord Whitmire” Giveaway. Carylkane, Jerilyn, taswmom, Charlene, kneyda, evamedmonds, Mary Campbell, Teresa Broderick, Kayla Rose, and Virginia Kohl each received an eBook copy of Ms. Jeffers‘s “Courting Lord Whitmire,” which is part of the Regency Summer Escape anthology. Congratulations, Ladies. Prizes were delivered to… more goodness …