Jane Austen’s England has found a publisher!

Dear backers, Great news! We have found a publisher for Jane Austen’s England. ACC Art Books (from England) has acquired the worldwide translation rights for the book. What does this mean? This means that Jane Austen’s England will be available again in the near future. ACC Art Books will use Karen Holt’s excellent translation for […]

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Dear backers, Sorry it’s been a bit quiet here after my visit to the printers, but I had an excellent excuse: I was very busy shipping your books! Jane Austen’s England arrived on my doorstep (literally!) last Wednesday morning and my (long-suffering) partner Maurice and me started packaging them right away. For two days our […]

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Video: Karen & Karin at the printers

Last Friday translator Karen Holt and I made a visit to printer Wilco in Amersfoort, one of the best book printing and binding companies of The Netherlands. They gave us a tour of the company and we got to see the first pages of Jane Austen’s England rolling off the presses! It was terribly exciting. […]

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Nearly there!

Yes, we are almost there! Translator Karen Holt and I have received and checked the first proofs of Jane Austen’s England and we expect the second proofs this week. If all goes well, the book wil go to the printers in the first week of May. Which means that we hope to get it delivered […]

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‘We do not forget you as soon as you forget us’

I am pretty sure you haven’t forgotten about Jane Austen’s England, but the title of this update (which is of course from Persuasion, my favourite Austen novel) is meant for our Kickstarter-backers who haven’t filled in their survey yet. Please do so soon! The production of Jane Austen’s England is entering the next phase … […]

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‘I have the highest respect for your nerves’

We are getting closer and closer to our funding goal! 66 hours to go, and we now have reached 82%. Without your help we would never have gotten so far. So once again: thank you, kind backers. I am positive we are going to make it! But we still have some (nerve-racking) hours ahead of […]

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