Jennifer Packer


Jennifer Packer was born in Enfield and grew up in Hertfordshire. Jennifer first embarked on writing when she was 17 after leaving school. Sticking to her favourite subject, history, she wrote a novel on Anne Boleyn after being inspired by Philippa Gregory’s The Other Boleyn Girl. After 4 years of research and practice, she decided to write a book that combined her love of history with her knowledge of today. After re-working the novel, she decided to pursue the possibility of publishing. A Past Lesson is her first novel.

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The Foreign Tsarina
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,300. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Catherine the Great has quite a reputation today, her indiscretions were ridiculed. Yet from an early age she was skilled at observing and manipulating people's emotions, an insightful thinker, she championed the enlightened philosophers. Although at the age of 15, she was not to know this. Married to her disinterested cousin, she was abandoned a foreign country without family or friends.
A Past Lesson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,130. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
When war breaks out Emma Attwood joins the land army on her father’s estate. Edward Grey, a married Major training the troops on the other side of the estate, falls in love with Emma but leaves her pregnant and unmarried when they are discovered. Years later, Emma sees history repeating itself, and it is her actions of the past that have caused the problems of the present.

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historical drama    pregnancy    romance    russia    war