Publication day -- and publication-day publicity -- for Among the Janeites
By Deborah Yaffe, Aug 6 2013 07:09PM
The big day is finally here: Among the Janeites: A Journey Through the World of Jane Austen Fandom, my book about Austen obsessives and the passion we all share, is officially launched!
Here's a roundup of today's press:
--I talked about the book on "The Brian Lehrer Show" on WNYC, the New York City NPR station. You can listen to the broadcast here.
--I have a guest post about how I came to write the book on Austenprose (and readers can enter a giveaway for a free copy).
--The Hairpin, a general-interest women's blog, has a Q&A with me.
--And there's another Q&A at Maria Grazia's My Jane Austen Book Club.
--At the Huffington Post, I describe "10 Signs of Jane Austen Addiction."
--Shelf Awareness, a book-trade newsletter, calls Among the Janeites "witty, informative, clever and warmhearted." (Scroll down about three-quarters of the page, to "Essays & Criticism."
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