all the details here. You might also want to enter a giveaway for the same prizes at Historical-Fiction.com while you are at it!
Irish from Ticket to Anywhere has announced that she is hosting a North and South read-a-long (the Elizabeth Gaskell classic). I am seriously tempted to join in, just so that I can put the badge on my blog for 5 weeks in a row!
Jamie Ford has confirmed that Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet has been optioned to be made into a film. There's a lot more steps along the way until we get to see a finished movie, but it is good news for lots of people who liked the book! I would make an effort to go and see it.
Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women by Harriet Riesen at Historical-Fiction.com
Dangerous to Know by Tasha Alexander at Booktrib