Sep 052017
 

Hi friends!  I am so happy to take part in sharing this special announcement with you today!  It is a brilliant new idea, and with the amazing success ofThe Darcy Monologueswhich blew me away with its wonderful creativity and inspiring tales – I know this one is another winner!  And I can’t wait to learn more about it!!  Thank you, Christina, for fulfilling my own personal wishes and putting together another anthology! 😀

Oops, I’m at it again.

I’m Christina Boyd, the editor of The Darcy Monologues, and I am thrilled to finally announce that my next anthology project, Dangerous to Know: Jane Austen’s Rakes and Gentlemen Rogues, is well underway. My team and I thank you for helping us launch the news to the Jane Austen community.

Jane Austen’s masterpieces are littered with any number of unsuitable gentlemen—Willoughby, Wickham, Churchill, Crawford, Tilney, Elliot—adding color and depth to her plots but often barely sketched out to the reader. Have you never wondered about the back story of her rakes and gentlemen rogues? Surely, there’s more than one side to their stories. Continue reading »

May 152017
 

His Feelings Will Not Be Repressed

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Source: Review Copy from Editor

OVERVIEW:

Full of ardent admiration and love but not the talent of conversing easily, Mr. Darcy doesn’t always express himself well. And even though he is haughty, insulting, and in need of a proper humbling, Mr. Darcy is one of the most iconic and beloved romantic heroes of all time. In The Darcy Monologues an inspired collection of Austenesque authors have collaborated together to allow the brooding and reserved Mr. Darcy to have his say. United by their intimate knowledge and insightful understanding of Mr. Darcy’s character, these fifteen accomplished Austenesque authors have composed well-crafted and inventive tales that take place in a variety of time periods and situations. Continue reading »

Jan 202017
 

Hi friends!  If you are a long-time reader of my blog you may have noticed I adore multi-author short-story anthologies.  (If you need a reminder check here, herehere, here, and…here to name a few!)

Well, as such a fan of these collaborations, you can imagine my excitement – nay, my extreme elation – at the news of Christina Boyd’s upcoming project!!!  So many talented authors!! GAH!  I. CAN. NOT. WAIT!

Here is an official interview with the lovely Christina Boyd and Just Jane 1813‘s Claudine Pepe:

Interview with Christina Boyd

There are many well-known names behind today’s exciting announcement in the JAFF community and the one person at the center of it all is here today to share this news with us; the lovely Austenesque editor, Christina Boyd.

Christina, there’s a buzz going around the JAFF community that you are heading a new project and it’s a pleasure to have you visit so many Austenesque blogs today to share your big news! Continue reading »