Sunday, December 11, 2016

Pemberley... a party: schedule

Pemberley... a party
a virtual book event
December 11-16, 2016

Time-travel with me to the sights and sounds of a party hosted by Mr. Darcy at Pemberley. Along with our beloved Mr. Darcy, you may encounter classic and not-so-classic Pride and Prejudice characters.

Posts for this event will include Questions of the Day by characters in attendance. Response comments will count for eligibility for the giveaway offer mentioned below.

more details and links will be filled in after posted
per usual links are also on the sidebar

Teaser1 | Teaser2
December 12:
Pemberley Guests: Sherlock and Watson
Pemberley Library - featuring Darcy Christmas books
December 13:
Pemberley Guest: Miss Esther - featuring The Austen Project books
December 14:
Waiting on Wednesday: Cocktails with Jane by Alison Maloney
December 15:
Jane Austen-ish Movies
December 16:
Happy Birthday Jane!
End credits

Giveaways end December 28, 2016, unless otherwise noted
Announcement: winners revealed on December 29 (here)

Complete list of books featured and mentioned:
there may be more... final list will be updated at the end of the event.
AND giveaway links will light up when available

Cocktails with Jane:
Cocktails of a Different Persuasion Served with a Splash of Jane Austen
by Alison Maloney
Amazon | Goodreads

Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict
by Laurie Viera Rigler
Amazon | Goodreads | my review

Pride and Prejudice
(Manga Classics)
by Stacy King, Po Tse (Illustrations), Jane Austen
Amazon | Goodreads | my review

Not Jane-related books:

Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Sword Princess
by Suzette Hollingsworth
Amazon | Goodreads | my review | giveaway

Film featured:

Pride and Prejudice (1940)
imdb | my review


--~ Book Giveaway ~--

First Impressions by Alexa Adams
Amazon | Goodreads | my review

Second Glances by Alexa Adams
Amazon | Goodreads | my review

Holidays at Pemberley (Third Encounters) by Alexa Adams
Amazon | Goodreads | my review

WIN my review copies of this trio.

Open to all.

Offer ends: December 28, 2016

TO DO: (3-parts)

1. SPREAD the word about this Pemberley party via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Blog post, Badge on your blog sidebar.

2. LEAVE a comment on at least TWO other event posts (excluding teasers) listed on this schedule.
NOTE: all links will be "live" by the 16th

3. LEAVE a comment and tell me which social media post you used AND include your email.


Contest has ended - (winner is here)



For every Alison Larkin narrated Jane Austen audiobook purchases through (this link) during the month of December 2016, $5.00 will be donated to the Jane Austen Literacy Foundation to help literacy in the USA—in honor of Jane Austen.


* image source for event badge: cover of Death Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James

* What is a virtual book event? a celebration of books and authors that are in keeping with a theme which may include guest posts and giveaways. Audience participation is encouraged and most welcome.


  1. Very fun! Looking forward to all your posts.

  2. Dashing good show, my dearest Velvet! Am happily anticipating the festivities and as such, will be certain to include Leggs in my reticule [Do be so good as to provide a wee snack for him - he so enjoys his dessicated Musca Domestica] ;D

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  3. Hi Velvet

    I so enjoyed your event last month, so I'll be sure to be around again for this one. Social media posts will be going up shortly on FB, Twitter and Google+. Alison Larkin's narrations are great, aren't they? I already have all of them!

    angmardee (at) hotmail (dot) com

  4. I really enjoy Jane Austen, these look really good :-)


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