Tagged: Francesca Dow

Heald to lead new education business unit at PRH Children’s

Kate Heald has been promoted to publishing director for education at Penguin Random House Children’s. Read more

Sprei joins Penguin Ventures as commercial director

Penguin Random House Children’s has appointed David Sprei to the new role of commercial director for Penguin Ventures. Read more

Kinney's 16th Diary of a Wimpy Kid coming in October

Puffin has revealed the title of the 16th instalment of the bestselling series Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney. Read more

Dan Brown pens Puffin picture book and composes classical music album

Dan Brown has penned a Puffin picture book about the adventures of an orchestra-conducting mouse, backed by a classical music album composed by The Da Vinci... Read more

Puffin unveils plans for 80th anniversary celebrations

Jacqueline Wilson and Malorie Blackman will join in the celebrations for Puffin’s 80th birthday with a "huge roster" of activity including an expanded World of Stories... Read more

Pictures of the week

It's the battle of the summer parties in this week's pictures round-up, while Hachette holds its inaugural Pride in Writing event. Read more

Dow hails Puffin's 'great new adventure in non-fiction' at summer party

PRH Children's m.d. Francesca Dow hailed Puffin’s “great new adventure in non-fiction” and the importance of literary adaption and evolution at Penguin Random House Children’s Summer... Read more

Puffin defends John Boyne’s YA novel about transgender teen

Children's publisher Puffin has said it is proud to be publishing John Boyne’s novel about a transgender teen, after the book was labelled "transphobic" by... Read more

Wimpy Kid’s best friend takes centre stage in new Kinney novel

Puffin, part of Penguin Random House Children’s, will this April publish Jeff Kinney’s first novel outside of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, about... Read more

Puffin to give 25,000 books to schools through NLT partnership

Puffin, part of Penguin Random House Children’s, will give away 25,000 books to 50 primary schools as part of a new initiative with the National... Read more

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