Jane Austen's birthday

16 December

On this day, in 1817, Jane Austen was born.

"My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company."

Have you planned a book day to celebrate? If not, don't wait for World Book Day, book one of our authors today and meet a real live author.

image for the author event