Join the Jane Austen Community. Find out more

An Interview with Scott D. Southard, of A Jane Austen Daydream

A sneak preview of the cover for A Jane Austen Daydream

A self-confessed dreamer, gossip, and matchmaker, Jane emerges from a prophetic meeting with gypsies and sets out to discover her soul mate. As Jane writes through the twists and turns of her turbulent romances, Southard ponders the question faced by many devoted readers over the years – did she ever find love? And what would that be like if Jane could write it? Binding fact with fiction, courting brave new literary twists, and written in the style of Jane Austen herself, A Jane Austen Daydream is the tale of Jane’s life as a novel. It contemplates the eventual fate of Jane’s heart, and uses her own stories to fill the gaps that history left to the imagination.

Scott D. Southard, author of A Jane Austen Daydream, granted an interview with Stella, our Forum Manager. Read on to find out about his perception of Jane Austen, his upcoming novel (available in April, 2013,  from Madison Street Publishing), and sneak a preview of this new work.

1. Which Austen novel influences you the most in your writing style?

Want the full article?

Sign up here

  • Just fill in this short form – you will then be logged in for instant access to janeausten.co.uk


Jane Austen Members – Login here

 Remember Me  

Facebook Twitter Email Stumbleupon

This entry was posted in In Praise of Jane and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.