The Widow Elizabeth (Giveaway!) – New From Renata McMann & Summer Hanford

The Widow Elizabeth (Giveaway!) – New From Renata McMann & Summer Hanford

Can heartbreak ever lead to greater happiness? When Elizabeth weds one of Darcy’s dearest friends he tries, and fails, to put his love for her behind him. Then, after two years of regretting his decision to step aside for his cousin, Colonel Fitzwilliam, Darcy is given that rarest of gifts, a second chance. Though he… more goodness …

Books That Changed my World

Books That Changed my World

About a year ago, I posted on Austen Authors about the book group I’d joined. Now, several months later, I’m still entranced with the group and its choice of reading materials. Not all have been to my taste, but each book has expanded my viewpoint in one way or another. For example, I don’t always… more goodness …

Unravelling Mr. Darcy at Vauxhall Gardens, #Excerpt, #Giveaway

Unravelling Mr. Darcy at Vauxhall Gardens, #Excerpt, #Giveaway

Elizabeth placed her hand on Darcy’s arm and allowed him to escort her from their supper box and toward one of the numerous paths in Vauxhall Gardens. The vast number of people that filled the supper boxes and paths was astonishing, and then when the torches were lit, and the orchestra was playing while waiters… more goodness …

Top 10 Goofs in Pride and Prejudice (1940)

Top 10 Goofs in Pride and Prejudice (1940)

It’s official. Due to popular demand, the “Top 10 Goofs” and “Trivia Challenge” posts will be an ongoing series. The first two films I covered in this series were the 1995 and 2005 adaptations of Pride and Prejudice. I’ll do several more before shifting gears to other Austen novels. When I decided to focus on the Pride… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of Katherine Reay’s “The Austen Escape ARC Giveaway”

Announcing the Winner of Katherine Reay’s “The Austen Escape ARC Giveaway”

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of Katherine Reay‘s “The Austen Escape ARC Giveaway.” Luisa Donaldson will receive an ARC of Ms. Reay‘s upcoming release of The Austen Escape. Congratulations!  Luisa, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. All prizes must be claimed within 72 hours of the… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “Guardianship During the Regency” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “Guardianship During the Regency” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Regina Jeffers‘s “Guardianship During the Regency Giveaway.” Michelle H and Marina Leonard will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Jeffers‘s latest Regency romantic suspense, The Earl Claims His Comfort. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. Congratulations! [Note: According to… more goodness …

Romances from the Heart ~ A New Release and Giveaway

Romances from the Heart ~ A New Release and Giveaway

I’m celebrating a new audiobook bundle release this month. It’s titled Romances from the Heart: Darcy and Elizabeth Short Stories Collection 1. In preparation for the audiobook’s release, I re-released Romances from the Heart in the Kindle edition on Amazon. Unlike the Kindle version, which is available only for a limited time, the audiobook is… more goodness …

Which is better, value or cost?

Which is better, value or cost?

First, i want to apologize for being late posting this.  This week has been a difficult one for our family, as my daughter’s 18 year old cat has been going downhill, her kidneys shutting down, and dementia, arthritis, and had gone blind. I have spent much of my time with our animals and away from… more goodness …

Touring Austen’s Country Houses

Touring Austen’s Country Houses

The housekeeper came; a respectable-looking, elderly woman, much less fine, and more civil, than she had any notion of finding her. They followed her into the dining-parlour. It was a large, well-proportioned room, handsomely fitted up. Elizabeth, after slightly surveying it, went to a window to enjoy its prospect. The hill, crowned with wood, from… more goodness …