Caroline Criado-Perez http://nwpr.org en Book News: Campaigner For Jane Austen Banknote Deluged With Threats http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-campaigner-jane-austen-banknote-deluged-threats <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Caroline Criado-Perez, the feminist activist who successfully campaigned to make Jane Austen the new face of Britain's 10-pound note, has been inundated with hundreds of death and rape threats on Twitter after the banknote news broke last week. Criado-Perez responded by retweeting the threats to her followers. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 11:24:00 +0000 editor 31746 at http://nwpr.org