We're delighted to share the photos submitted by participants in The Jane Austen Birthday Bake-Off! Entries received through December 16 will be added as they come in, so come back again to check out what's new.
To join in the fun, bake a cake or treat in honor of Jane's birthday and share a photo of your creation on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter by tagging us and using the hashtag #JASNABirthdayBakeoff. Or email the photo to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more details, read the full description of the bake-off.
"You know how interesting the purchase of a sponge-cake is to me."
—Jane Austen, Letter to Cassandra Austen, June 17, 1808
Click on a thumbnail to view a larger version of an image and read about the confection.