Regency Reader: Help Another Reg Reader

I have been racking my brains, trying to come up with the title…but its crammed with so many books, I can’t so thought I would reach out to you, dearest Reg Readers to see if you can help a fellow reader out.  Please tweet your answers at me @Regency_Reader, leave a comment, or email me at romanceanne at yahoo dot com. Thank you!   Regency … Expand

Regency Reader Questions: Dandy, Macaroni, Pink and Bond Street Beaux

Regency Reader Question Katherine MS What is the difference between a A dandy, macaroni, pink of the ton? Source of Question Research Additional comments Maybe Bond Street Beaux also? Thanks for the question Katherine!  I am sure you are not the only reader (or writer, for that matter) a bit confused about the different slang words for a fancy pants man. Macaroni fashion really started … Expand

Regency Reader Questions: The Price of Books

Regency Reader Question What was the price of a book in the regency period? Source of Question Research Additional comments I have been researching and have only been able to come up with that they were expensive, but no one has mentioned costs. Thanks for the excellent question, BritGirl! I have snipped a couple of ads from various years to show prices: These are from … Expand

Regency Reader Questions: Seasons and Wards

Regency Reader Question My question is rather specific, so please forgive that, but I have not any luck in finding any information for this problem. In my book, the girl is left an orphan, and she is then sent to live with a friend of the father (since he chooses who will be the next guardian), who is of higher rank. This is after she … Expand