Author Archives: Summer Hanford

Celebrating the Release of “After Anne” with a Giveaway

Hello Everyone, Hopefully this post finds you well in these trying times. The world is very strange right now, but we’re doing our best to keep writing. We’re also working with the wonderful Catherine Bilson on an audio book for Hypothetically Married. That adds a spark of joy to our days, as she’s found the… more goodness …

Our Very First Audio Book + Giveaway!

Hello Everyone! Some of you may already know that Renata and I have an audio book version of our variation From Ashes to Heiresses out now, narrated by the incomparable Catherine Bilson. From Ashes to Heiresses is one of our shorter works, a novelette or short story, depending on your definitions, though not the shortest… more goodness …

Can You Love More than One Genre?

As many of you know, I write in three genres, although two are somewhat (though less than you’d think) similar. They are Pride and Prejudice Variations, Regency Romance (American style), and Epic Fantasy. What I love about the work I do with Renata is the pleasant familiarity. The feeling of friendship inherent in creating each… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Summer Hanford’s “Happy Valentine’s Day” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Summer Hanford’s “Happy Valentine’s Day” Giveaway

      Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Summer Hanford’s “Happy Valentine’s Day” Giveaway. evamedmonds and Kate Geoffrion will each get her choice of two of the following four eBooks: Love, Letters and Lies – The Long Road to Longbourn – The Archaeologist’s Daughter – The Duke’s Widow.  Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator,… more goodness …

Happy Valentine’s Day + Giveaway! +

Hello Everyone! Happy Valentine’s Day! That’s right, it’s Valentine’s Day. A day all about romance and love, which means you’re in the perfect place. To me, romance goes hand in hand with poetry. So, here is my favorite romantic poem. (At least, to me it’s romantic. I’ve heard other interpretations, but I like my romantic… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Summer Hanford’s “Regency Romance Audio Book” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Summer Hanford’s “Regency Romance Audio Book” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winners of Summer Hanford‘s “Regency Romance Audio Book” Giveaway. Andrea Stoeckel, Debra Guyette and Beverly Laude will each have her choice of an audio book of either The Archaeologist’s Daughter, A Lord’s Kiss, or Ladies Always Shoot First from Ms. Hanford. Congratulations, Ladies. Please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator,… more goodness …

Regency Romance Audio Book + Giveaway!

Lately, as in since April, I’ve been rather scatterbrained. I’ve blamed this unfortunate condition on the following (see picture): As you can see, this fuzzy monster is nearly grown up. He’s eight months old now and has calmed down considerably and learned a lot. Do we still have work to do? Definitely! Does he daily… more goodness …

A Character I would Like to Include

A Character I would Like to Include

Last year, I spent a little time in Scotland. While I was there, I learned about the Scottish Tobacco Lords of the 1700s. Ever since, they often pop into my mind. The Tobacco Lords were a select group of merchants based in Glasgow. Due to ocean currents and trade winds, Glasgow was a better port… more goodness …

Announcing the Winners of Summer Hanford’s “One Good Gentleman” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Summer Hanford’s “One Good Gentleman” Giveaway

  Austen Authors is proud to announced the winner of Summer Hanford‘s “One Good Gentleman” Giveaway. Teresa Broderick and Patricia Finnegan will each receive an eBook of copy of Ms. Hanford‘s One Good Gentleman. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers, Giveaway Coordinator, at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. Congratulations! [Note! According to Austen Authors’ posted giveaway… more goodness …