Tag Archives: Jane Austen

It’s a Quest Anniversary & a Jane Austen £10 Note Giveaway!

A year ago today, 11th October, I began posting regular instalments of A Quest for Mr Darcy. The book was published in June of this year, and I have been touched, delighted and humbled by the lovely response to the … Continue reading

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It’s Jane Austen Festival Time in Bath!

I love Bath at any time of the year (and I’ve been there in every season!), but there’s something incredibly special for me about September in the city. I’m not sure if it’s the autumnal light and the way it … Continue reading

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A Particularly Charming Time – Part II: Winchester, Bath and Lacock

So… what day is it? This was a frequent question during the three days Ada Bright and I spent together on our trip last month to celebrate the launch of The Particular Charm of Miss Jane Austen. For me and my husband, … Continue reading

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Pre-Order Now Available for The Particular Charm of Miss Jane Austen!

We’re just over a week away from the official release date of our new novel, The Particular Charm of Miss Jane Austen, and the book is now available for pre-order from all the usual online book stores (links below)! There … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal, Giveaways and More!

I’m so excited to be able to reveal the cover for our upcoming release (July) of The Particular Charm of Miss Jane Austen! My writing partner, Ada, produced the images for this cover and, in the hands of our talented designer, … Continue reading

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The Particular Charm of Miss Jane Austen

I’ve been in self-imposed hibernation this past 12 months, but for very exciting reasons. A year ago this week I was in Bath, England, meeting with my friend, Ada Bright, and we were sketching out our plot and characters for … Continue reading

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Three Shades of Pemberley!

I recently spent a busy five days in the northeast of England, ending my trip with a day in Derbyshire before flying home. My mission? To visit three different ‘Pemberleys’ in one day! With the lack of time available, these … Continue reading

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Stalking Jane Austen – Part One!

It’s been a manic few weeks but a beautifully Austen-centric time! I spent the latter half of June back in England, my main purpose being to attend the annual Jane Austen Regency Week in Alton and Chawton in Hampshire. There … Continue reading

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A Diary, a Darcy and a Declaration!

Punctuality is in my blood; in fact, I am invariably early for everything – often ridiculously so. It doesn’t matter whether it’s a matter of little consequence, such as what train I choose to catch for a day out on … Continue reading

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Austen, Downton & Rowling and The Case of Appalling Timing!

So, the long-awaited – and much anticipated – move to Switzerland finally kicks into touch tomorrow when the packers arrive and – shock horror – my UK Internet connection is severed! I am approaching this with relative calm, probably because … Continue reading

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