Summer Hanford is a must read for any fan of Pride and Prejudice.  In the interview, Summer shares how she started co-writing with Renata on Pride and Prejudice inspired stories.    

Also, she shares her experiences of co-writing with another author.

In addition to Pride & Prejudice stories, Summer writes Regency romance and she has a five book series of YA paranormal.  In addition, we talk about writing in multiple genres in the interview.

While I enjoyed all of our time together, my favorite answer was to the kryptonite question.  We will ask for a picture 🙂


Facebook Live Author Interview from RAGT18:

Since you may have missed us Live on Facebook, I wanted to share our live interview.  I had so much fun getting to know Summer.


Summer Hanford headshotAbout Summer:

Summer Hanford grew up on a dairy farm in Upstate New York. She earned her bachelor’s degree in experimental psychology and went on to do graduate and doctoral work in behavioral neurology. Eventually turning away from long hours spent in research, She has returned to her childhood dream of being an author. Summer writes in three genres; fantasy novels, Regency romance and Jane Austen Fan Fiction.

Summer’s complete five novel YA fantasy series, Thrice Born, was published by Martin Sisters Publishing.Starting in 2014.  Partnered with fan fiction author Renata McMann on her well-loved Pride and Prejudice variations. More information on these works is available at Additionally, in 2016, Summer was lucky enough to be asked to join Austen Authors, a great place for fans to get more Jane Austen. To explore Austen Authors, visit On top of her fantasy and fan fiction work, Summer also has Regency Romance titles published by Scarsdale Publishing,

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including several books in their ongoing Marriage Maker series. Summer is currently working with McMann, writing new works in both fantasy and Regency romance, providing content for, creating and managing websites, and a faculty member at AllWriters’ Workplace and Workshop, LLC., an international creative writing studio. She lives in Michigan with her husband and compulsory, deliberately spoiled, cats.

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