Tagged: #Merky Books

Q&A with #Merky Books New Writers’ Prize winner, Jyoti Patel

Jyoti Patel, the winner of the 2021 #Merky Books New Writers’ Prize, talks to about the competition, her writing and future projects.     ... Read more

#Merky Books to publish first children's book Superheroes

Stormzy's imprint at PRH, #Merky Books, will publish its first children's book in September, celebrating 50 iconic British figures from underrepresented communities to inspire, encourage and... Read more

#Merky Books revisits Jade LB's Keisha the Sket 16 years on

#Merky Books will publish the story of “a viral modern classic of Black British culture”, Keisha the Sket, by Jade LB around 16 years after it was first serialised online.  ... Read more

#Merky Books gets into the ring with Ramla Ali

Penguin Random House UK imprint #MerkyBooks has acquired Not Without a Fight: Ten Steps to Becoming Your Own Champion, the debut non-fiction book by professional boxer, model and... Read more

McQuaid leaves PRH for indie Rough Trade Books

Kate McQuaid, currently publicity director at William Heinemann, Windmill and #Merky Books (Penguin Random House UK), is joining independent Rough Trade Books as its first publicist.... Read more

#Merky Books makes Diversity in Advertising Award shortlist

PRH imprint #Merky Books is in the running to win £1m of Channel 4 airtime after making the six-strong shortlist for the broadcaster's Diversity in... Read more

#Merky Books has plans to uplift and empower new generation of voices

#Merky Books commissioning editor Lemara Lindsay-Prince outlines the ethos behind the imprint’s mission to reach a new generation of readers and writers Read more

#Merky nets Jacobs book on black footballers

#Merky Books has netted has landed an exploration of what it means to be a black footballer from Calum Jacobs. Read more

Owusu wins Desmond Elliott Prize for That Reminds Me

Derek Owusu has won the Desmond Elliott Prize for his “transcendent” novel-in-verse That Reminds Me (#Merky Books). Read more

#Merky Books launches pocket-sized 'How To...' series

#Merky Books is launching a new non-fiction series of "How To..." guides this autumn, commissioned by editor Lemara Lindsay-Prince. Read more

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