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Bonnier: don’t give us the third degree

Bonnier Publishing's c.e.o. Richard Johnson on why he thinks that having a university degree should not be a pre-requisite for working in publishing.  ... Read more

Weldon pays tribute to Sophie Christopher at Penguin Presents

Penguin Random House UK chief executive Tom Weldon paid tribute to Transworld publicity manager Sophie Christopher, days after news of the 28-year-old’s death left the... Read more

Patterson funds literacy scheme with Penguin, Asda and NLT

Author and literacy advocate James Patterson is funding 'Buy A Book, Give A Book' to encourage reading in children and families from disadvantaged backgrounds through an... Read more

PRH tight-lipped on Obama delay report

Penguin Random House has declined to make any public comment on a press report that Barack Obama’s post-White House memoir has been pushed back until 2020.... Read more

Parker joins Penguin.co.uk as editor-in-chief

Esquire digital editor Sam Parker will join Penguin Random House UK this month in a newly created role as editor-in-chief of its website.... Read more

Penguin rushes out Extinction Rebellion book after protests

Penguin Books is rushing out an anthology by environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion, who brought parts of London to a standstill this month. Read more

Obama's Becoming inspires PRH and NLT teaching resource

Penguin and the National Literacy Trust (NLT) have created a free teaching resource based on Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming.... Read more

Morris reflects on a year of The Lost Words' success

A new audiobook and a crowdfunding campaign to supply hospices are just some of the events happening around Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris’ The Lost... Read more

Second Josie Silver novel acquired by Viking

Viking has acquired a second novel by Josie Silver, whose debut One Day in December is currently a number one Kindle bestseller.... Read more

Le Carré's 'Little Drummer Girl' to complete Modern Classics backlist

Penguin this month completes publication of John le Carré’s 21-strong backlist as Penguin Modern Classics, with The Little Drummer Girl, out on 27th September.... Read more

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