Please join me and THIRTY other bloggers as we all celebrate Jane Austen’s 236th Birthday during the December 16th Soiree.
Sponsored by Katherine Cox at November’s Autumn and Maria Grazia at My Jane Austen Book Club , each of the following Austen-related bloggers will post a birthday message to Austen – a card, a letter, a gift – and each blog will be offering a gift to the random winner from those who post comments!
Stay tuned ~ and Please join us for the celebration on Friday December 16th!
LIST OF PARTICIPANTS IN THE JANE AUSTEN’S BIRTHDAY SOIREE :
1. Sharon Lathan – Blog: Sharon Lathan
Giveaway : Miss Darcy Falls in Love
2. Emily Snyder – Blog: O! Beauty Unattempted
Giveaway: Letters of Love & Deception
3. Laurel Ann Nattress – Blog: Austenprose
Giveaway: signed copy of Jane Austen Made Me Do It
4. C. Allyn Pierson – Blog: SemiTrue Stories
Giveaway: Mr Darcy Little Sister (open worldwide)
5. Cindy Jones – Blog: First Draft
Giveaway: a signed copy of My Jane Austen Summer”and a package of Lily Berry’s Pink Rose Tea by Bingley’s, Ltd.
6. Farida Mestek – Blog: Regency stories set against the backdrop of Regency England
Giveaway: I was Jane Austen Best Friend by Cora Harrison
7. Marilyn Brant – Blog: Brant Flakes
Giveaway : A canvas ACCORDING TO JANE tote bag and a pair of A SUMMER IN EUROPE luggage tags.
8. Prue Batten – Blog: Mesmered’s Blog
Giveaway : Anna Elliot’s Georgiana Darcy (Kindle book)
9. Erin Blakemore – Blog: The Heroine’s Bookshelf
Giveaway : a set of Potter-Style Pride and Prejudice notecards
10. Velvet – Blog: vvb32 reads
Giveaway: Jane Austen’s Little Instruction Book (Charming Petites)
11. Karen Doornebos – Blog: The Fiction vs. Reality Smackdown
Giveaway: 2 Jane Austen Candles and 2 signed DNMD books plus drink coasters and tea!
12. Regina Jeffers – ReginaJeffers’s Blog
Giveaway: An autographed copy of “Christmas at Pemberley
13. Alyssa Goodnight – Blog: Alyssa Goodnight
Giveaway: Jane Austen Action figure
14. Deb Barnum – Blog: Jane Austen in Vermont
Giveaway [open worldwide]: JASNA 2012 calendar from the Wisconsin JASNA Region
15. Laura Hile, Susan Kaye, Pamela Aidan, and Barbara Cornthwaite – Blog: Jane Started it!
Giveaway: One copy of Young Master Darcy: A Lesson in Honour by Pamela Aidan;
One set of Frederick Wentworth, Captain (Books 1 and 2) by Susan Kaye;
Two copies of Mercy’s Embrace: So Rough a Course (Book 1) by Laura Hile;
George Kinghtley, Gentleman (Books 1 and 2) by Barbara Cornthwaite.
16. Juliet Archer – Blog: Choc Lit Authors’ Corner
Giveaway: a copy of “Persuade Me” and one of “The Importance of Being Emma”
18. Jenny Allworthy – Blog : The Jane Austen Film Club
Giveaway: a copy of Northanger Abbey DVD starring Felicity Jones and JJ Feild (The winner will choose region 1 or 2 DVD)
19. Sitio Jane Austen – Blog: El Salón de Té de Jane
Giveaway: – Spanish edition of Sense and Sensibility for the 200th Anniversary + A DVD package with adaptations of Jane Austen
(It’s only zone 2, but it’s in Spanish and English ) + blu-ray of the BBC’s Emma with Romola Garai
20. Kaitlin Saunders – Blog : Kaitlin Saunders
Giveaway: “A Modern Day Persuasion”
21. Becky Rhodehouse – Blog: One Literature Nut
Giveaway: selection of Austenesque Reads
22. Patrice Sarath – Blog: Patrice Sarath
Giveaway: A copy of The Unexpected Miss Bennet
23. Adriana Zardini – Site: Jane Austen Brasil
Giveaway: DVD – Sense and Sensibility (1995) – English / Portuguese subtitles
24. Jane Odiwe – Blog: Jane Austen Sequels
Giveaway: a mug with one of Jane Odiwe’s illustrations and a copy of her “Mr Darcy’s Secret”
25. Courtney Webb – Stiletto Storytime
Giveaway: Noble Satyr by Lucinda Brant (Regency Romance)
26. Jennifer Becton – Blog: Jennifer W. Becton
Giveaway: An ebook of the Personages of Pride and Prejudice Collection, which contains all of my Austenesque works: Charlotte Collins, “Maria Lucas,” and Caroline Bingley. The giveaway will be open internationally.
28. Abigail Reynolds – Blog: Pemberley Variations
Giveaway: a signed copy of “Mr. Darcy’s Undoing”
29. Blog: AustenAuthors
Giveaway: Georgette Heyer’s Regency World by Jennifer Kloester
30. Katherine Cox – Blog: November’s Autumn
Giveaway :$10 B&N Gift-card (US only)
31. Maria Grazia – Blog: My Jane Austen Book Club
Giveaway : A selection of Austenesque reads
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