Quiz the Second
of the e-book give-away of
Letters of Love & Deception
To celebrate the upcoming release of Letters of Love & Deception and other Austenesque short stories, we're giving away six free e-books, in the format of your choice, in honour of Jane Austen's six novels.
Comment below, and you'll be eligible to win either one of five copies of Letters of Love & Deception or a copy Nachtsturm Castle: A Gothic Austen Novel from Girlebooks.com!
The giveaway runs from Wednesday through to Monday, Sept. 19th, the official release date! If you missed Wednesday's quiz, click here.
If you want a preview of the short stories in LOL&D, click here!
The rules in brief:
Post a comment with answers to the quiz below (making sure to leave contact info) and your name will be entered to win a free e-book. Each time you comment, on any of the quizzes, your name will be entered again. So answer early and often!
And never fear if you don't know the answers off the top of your head! You can look up the answers, or crib from the person above you (maybe even add some more information!), or just make it up and make us laugh! It's all in good fun.
On Monday at midnight, the giveaway will close and six winners will be chosen! Comment away!
Quiz the Second
Novels: Jane Austen was the daughter of a preacher man, and included many members of the clergy in her books. How many can you name?
History: Who was Lady Jersey, and what do you know about her?
Literature: What sort of novels were popular before Jane Austen helped usher in the realist movement? What elements of that literature did she lampoon? (Bonus points for quotes!)
Austen: Jane Austen was famously engaged for a matter of hours to one man, and infamously romantically attached to another man in her youth. Who were these disappointed lovers?
Austenesque: If all of Jane Austen's villains, male and female, were gathered in one mansion on a dark and stormy night, who would kill whom, with what weapon, in what room...and why?!