“What’s the Big Deal About Jane Austen?” the BBC Asks

BBC asks, “What’s all the fuss with Jane Austen anyway?” They invited scholars and fans to chime in.

Gordon Ramsay, Ricky Gervais Up For Book Awards

BBCA faves Gordon Ramsay and Ricky Gervais have been nominated for British Book Awards. Ramsay is shortlisted for his biography, Humble Pie, and Gervais is up for Children’s Book Of the Year for Flanimals of the Deep.