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Butterfield made publisher at Penguin General

Venetia Butterfield has been promoted to the newly created role of publisher at Penguin General Books. Read more

PRH launches three-day festival to celebrate Obama at the O2

Penguin Random House is partnering with the Black Girl Festival to create a free three-day event at Canada Water Library celebrating Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming (Viking).... Read more

Viking grabs Aliens

Viking will publish a book about aliens’ behaviour, by Dr Arik Kershenbaum. Read more

Viking scoops Pang's book on science and human nature

Viking has bought the first book from scientist Dr Camilla Pang, born from her attempts to “demystify human behaviour” as she tried to cope with... Read more

Viking bags Besson's book translated by Ringwald

Viking will publish Philippe Besson's award-winning novel Lie With Me, translated by actress and author Molly Ringwald. Read more

Pictures of the week

In this week's pictures round-up Adam Weymouth scoops the Young Writer of the Year Award whiel Tony Ross and Jeanne Willis launch #Goldilocks.... Read more

Strong start for Becoming as PRH UK confirms 350k copies shipped and two reprints

Michelle Obama's memoir Becoming (Viking) has shipped 350,000 copies across the UK and Commonwealth and been reprinted twice after just two days on sale.... Read more

Viking’s Moor-ish thriller

Viking has pre-empted a feminist thriller by 25-year-old University of Manchester creative writing graduate Jessica Moor. 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

Sinclair McKay's account of Dresden bombing to Viking

Viking has bought a narrative history of the Allied bombing of Dresden by historian Sinclair McKay, author behind the Christmas hit Bletchley Park Brainteasers (Headline).... Read more

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