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 contestant 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; Epic Fantasy, Historical Romance, and Pride & Prejudice Variations.

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 over a dozen amazon number one best sellers, in the US and several other countries, in both Europe and Latin America. In 2020, Summer launched her Crown & Dagger Historical Romance Series and in 2021, she launched her new Epic Fantasy Series, Rise of the Summer God. Summer’s Sweet Regency Romance Series, The Ellsworth Sisters Quartet, concludes in 2022 and is available on amazon.

2022 Events Summer Will be Attending:

Closing Weekend of the Arizona Renaissance Festival, April 2nd & 3rd. Find Summer signing books at Ann Chamberlin Books.

Lori Foster’s Reader Author Get Together, June 5th – 11th in Cincinnati.

A book signing on Friday, June 10th from 3PM to 5PM at the Holiday Inn, Cincinnati Airport.

A book signing on Saturday, June 11th from 3PM to 5PM at the Holiday Inn, Cincinnati Airport.

A book signing on Sunday, June 12th from 2PM to 4PM at Taleless Dog Books in Berea, KY.

Local Palate in Phelps, NY for their monthly Book Club meeting, June 15th from 6 – 8pm.

A virtual (decision pending about in person) attendee of the 2022 World Fantasy Convention, November 3rd – 6th.

At the Jane Austen Fan Fiction Writer Reader Get Together this Autumn, hopefully an in person and virtual joint event, but definitely at least virtual.

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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