Summer Hanford

Wondering if you heard the voice of Legendary News Anchor Bill Kurtis on Summer Hanford’s homepage? You did! Summer ‘won’ Bill Kurtis’s voice when she was a guest on NPR’s Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me.

About 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, Summer returned to her childhood dream of being an author. Summer writes in three genres; fantasy, Regency romance and Jane Austen Fan Fiction.

Summer’s complete five novel YA fantasy series, Thrice Born, was published by Martin Sisters Publishing and is available wherever books are sold. Starting in 2014, Summer was offered the privilege of partnering with fan fiction author Renata McMann on her well-loved Pride and Prejudice variations. Since then, they’ve had six national and international amazon number one best sellers. More information on these works is available at On top of her fantasy and fan fiction work, Summer also has Regency Romance titles published by Scarsdale Publishing, including several books in their ongoing Marriage Maker series. For more, visit

Events 2021

Normally, in this section, you would find a list of events I would be attending. However, in what can only be called uncertain times, while I have some tentative event plans, I cannot yet confirm any of them.

Most notably, I hope to attend an event Lori Foster has in the works, which will take place this summer in Cincinnati, as well as the 2021 World Fantasy Convention in Montreal this autumn. Fingers crossed that those wishes come true.

Check back for updates!

Summer’s Work

Click HERE to go to Summer Hanford’s Amazon Page, for a complete list of her published novels and kindle available short stories.

For links to Summer’s shorter works, visit her Shorter Works page.

If you enjoy the interviews below and would like to see more of Summer’s Interviews, click HERE.

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