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Autumn Bardot is a multi-genre author of stories about fearless women.


Autumn presented at the 2021 Historical Novel Society conference, is a regular on library panels, was a guest on several national podcasts, and has an article on writing erotica in She has taught literary analysis and writing for almost twenty years.


Autumn is a wife, mom, grandma, and teacher. Because that doesn’t keep her busy enough, she has a YouTube channel and a Write Better, Author Smarter podcast for new writers with lots of writing tips, author tools, and inspiration.


Autumn writes best in her sunny Southern California backyard and while vacationing at the beach. She bakes great chocolate chip cookies, drinks too much coffee, buys too many shoes, and loves to write stories about courageous but flawed women who succeed despite the odds. All spiced with a healthy dollop of romance!


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Lesson Plan Coming Soon!!

Preview: Level Up Your Historical Fiction. This master’s class will focus on the power and purpose of archetypes, crafting character arc, rewriting more masterful sentences, historical conundrums, and other elements yet to be determined.