Category Archives: Regency

Announcing the Winners of Gianna Thomas’s “Darcy Versus Collection” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Gianna Thomas’s “Darcy Versus Collection” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Gianna Thomas‘s “Darcy Versus Collection” Giveaway. Joy Friday, Chelsea K., and Robin G. will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Thomas‘s Darcy vs Lady Catherine. Congratulations, Ladies. NOTE! Giveaway is international. Amazon American market winners will receive an eBook, and other winners will receive a… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Diverting Distractions” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Diverting Distractions” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of P. O. Dixon‘s “Diverting Distractions” Giveaway.  Cindie Snyder will receive a paperback copy of her choice of Ms. Dixon‘s books. Choose from Only a Heartbeat Away, By Reason, by Reflection, by Everything, and To Refuse Such a Man. Congratulations, Cindie. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator,… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A New Release” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Zoe Burton’s “A New Release” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Zoe Burton‘s “A New Release” Giveaway. Lenora and Jane Burke will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Burton‘s Darcy’s Unwanted Bride. 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 must… more goodness …

Easter as a Pride and Prejudice Plot Device

Easter as a Pride and Prejudice Plot Device

Happy Easter Monday! I think today is a perfect day to talk about Easter in Jane Austen’s novel, Pride and Prejudice. Since Jane was the daughter of a rector, we can infer certain things from her use of Easter in the plot, a context that was obvious to her contemporary English readers, since she lived… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “Cozying Up to an Austen Mystery” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Regina Jeffers’s “Cozying Up to an Austen Mystery” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Regina Jeffers‘s “Cozying Up to an Austen Mystery” Giveaway. Amy Zelenka, SamH, Eva Edmonds, and DarcyBennett will each receive an eBook copy of Ms. Jeffers‘s The Phantom of Pemberley. Congratulations. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at reginalm@rjeffers.com to claim your prize. [According to stated giveaway rules… more goodness …

Women’s rights in the nineteenth century

Women’s rights in the nineteenth century

If you’re anything like me, you love reading Jane Austen’s novels and find the stories of her heroines, like Elizabeth Bennet, sticking up for themselves and what they believe in highly appealing. But in creating female characters like this, Austen was actually highlighting the reality that in her era women had very few rights. Well… more goodness …

Between The Sheets

Between The Sheets

Today I’d like to talk about a subject that has drawn a lot of attention recently among fans of regency romances:   The first time I heard about the new Netflix series Bridgerton was when I saw fellow regency fans online talking about the “mature” scenes in it. Judging by the buzz created, there must be… more goodness …