I original published this post on a Jane Austen related site in 2018. I hope you enjoy it! Sometimes I think the best part of writing Regency-era fiction is the research I get to do. There’s nothing I like better … Continue reading
There are so many wonderful Jane Austen related events and films to look forward to in 2020!
Today on Austen Authors I published a list of all the events I know about so far.
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Good morning, and a happy Saturday to you!
Before you get too far into your day, I hope you’ll join me on the Austen Authors blog. I have a post there today about Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, and what she might have envisioned for her characters after she wrote “The End” on the last page of her manuscript.
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I own several copies of each of Jane Austen’s novels, but my favorite edition is a compilation of Austen’s novels that include wonderful illustrations by C. E. Brock and Hugh Thomson. Hugh Thomson created the illustrations for another book I … Continue reading
A happy Saturday to you!
I’m posting on the Austen Authors blog today, talking about social media in Jane Austen’s time. Please join me!
I’m a slow writer. I freely admit it. There are times when I envy other writers who can produce four or five (or more!) books a year, and have them all hit best-seller lists (an indication that those high-producing writers … Continue reading
200 years ago today, Jane Austen passed away. She left behind an enduring legacy of much-loved novels and correspondence that—to this day—still captivate readers and inspire writers. Around the globe today are celebrations of Jane Austen’s life and works. If … Continue reading