Category Archives: Audiobooks

Regional and Social Accents in England

Regional and Social Accents in England

“It is impossible for an Englishman to open his mouth without making some other Englishman hate or despise him.” George Bernard Shaw, Preface to Pygmalion I am a bit late to the audiobook game, but I have recently been talking to a lovely and talented actress/narrator in England about my first novel, Teaching Eliza. Teaching… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “An Audible (and Visual) Autumn Escape” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “An Audible (and Visual) Autumn Escape” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “An Audible (and Visual) Autumn Escape” Giveaway.  Barbara A. Douglas will receive an eBook copy of Ms. Dixon‘s A Love So Beautiful. Congratulations, Barbara. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on Austen… more goodness …

Running a Library

Running a Library

Recently, I worked on the process of revising a book based on Beauty and the Beast (the second book in a fairytale retelling series), and I ran across an article on historical libraries. It sounded like a topic worth exploring. After all, my work-in-progress includes a library scene, and whenever I write Austen inspired fiction,… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of the Austen Authors’ Summer Quarterly Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of the Austen Authors’ Summer Quarterly Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of the Summer Quarterly Giveaway. If your name appears below…  1. 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 is… more goodness …

Looking Back to Yesterdays

Looking Back to Yesterdays

Happy Thursday! What better day of the week than this to share something from the past. Social media marks this trend as Throwback Thursday: posting nostalgic pictures of one’s past using the hashtag #ThrowbackThursday or #TBT. In the spirit of anything goes where creative expression is concerned, I thought I’d share an excerpt from one… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “The Line Between Love and Infatuation” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “The Line Between Love and Infatuation” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “The Line Between Love and Infatuation” Giveaway. Satu will receive her choice of either an eBook copy or an audiobook copy of Ms. Dixon‘s Lady Harriette. Congratulations, Satu. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Almost Like Having Your Cake and Eating It Too” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Almost Like Having Your Cake and Eating It Too” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “Almost Like Having Your Cake and Eating It Too” Giveaway. Maria Maderi will receive a $5 Amazon Gift Card, courtesy of Ms. Dixon. Congratulations, Maria. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules on Austen… more goodness …

Announcing Austen Authors’ Summer Quarterly Giveaway Prizes

Announcing 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 …

This Delightful Habit

This Delightful Habit

Habit ~ An often-repeated pattern of behavior that can be difficult to give up. There are good habits, and there are bad habits. First, I wish to talk about what I feel is a rather good habit. It’s my practice of giving away audiobooks to kick off each spring. In other words, host my Annual… 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 …