Inspired by December’s highly anticipated movie, The Post (directed by Stephen Spielberg and starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks) about Washington Post journalists Kathryn Graham and Ben Bradlee, this week we highlight some of the most important women journalists of our day, in memoir and investigative reporting. Click for More Memoirs and Biographies About Women in Journalism.
A love story across the ages—and for the ages—about a man lost in time, the woman who could save him, and the lifetimes it can take to learn how to live. Tom Hazard has a dangerous secret. He may look like an ordinary 41-year-old, but owing to a rare condition, he’s been alive for centuries. […]
We are so excited to announce the return of the #PenguinHotline this year! Visit the Hotline for all of your holiday book-gifting recommendations! Click Here to Visit the Penguin Hotline.
We are thrilled to announce the launch of the fourth annual #GiveaBook, giving readers across the country the power to give back and donate Penguin Random House books to students and educators in their local communities and to support disaster relief efforts in impacted communities nationwide. With your help, we have donated more than 185,000 books […]
From Academy Award-nominated documentary filmmaker Joe Berlinger, Cold Blooded: The Clutter Family Murders presents a 360-degree view and re-examination of the brutal murders chronicled in Truman Capote’s classic novel, In Cold Blood. The two night event airs on Sundance TV starting November 18th. Click for More Information About the Book that Inspired the Film. Click for More Information About Cold […]
This month, we’re focusing on the Dewey 800s—literature, rhetoric, drama, essays, poetry, and criticism. On the recommended list, you’ll find over 100 titles including essential writing guides (such as Lamott’s Bird By Bird, Goldberg’s Writing Down the Bones, and McCann’s Letters to a Young Writer); Shakespeare’s comedies and tragedies; the Ancient Greek plays of Aeschylus and […]
Based on the novel of the same name by Jo Nesbø, The Snowman follows Inspector Harry Hole as he’s tested to the very limits of his sanity by a killer with a strange signature: a snowman. The film stars Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Val Kilmer, and J. K. Simmons, and hits theaters on October 20th. One night, after the […]
A dazzling family love story reminiscent of Everything I Never Told You from a novelist heralded by Lorrie Moore as a “great new talent.” If you knew the date of your death, how would you live your life? It’s 1969 in New York City’s Lower East Side, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical […]