Venetia Butterfield has been promoted to the newly created role of publisher at Penguin General Books.
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 will publish a book about aliens’ behaviour, by Dr Arik Kershenbaum.
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 will publish Philippe Besson's award-winning novel Lie With Me, translated by actress and author Molly Ringwald.
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
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 has pre-empted a feminist thriller by 25-year-old University of Manchester creative writing graduate Jessica Moor.
Viking has acquired a second novel by Josie Silver, whose debut One Day in December is currently a number one Kindle bestseller.... Read more
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