We were so excited to hear that two of our authors had been awarded an Edgar this year. Chris Pavone won Best First Novel for The Expats (Crown) and Ben H. Winters won Best Paperback Original for The Last Policeman (Quirk Books). The Edgar Awards are named after MWA’s (Mystery Writer’s Association) literary saint Edgar Allan Poe. […]

We were very excited to have Ben H. Winters join us at Library Journal’s The Digital Shift: Libraries, Ebooks and Beyond virtual conference. Ben chatted with librarians about his gripping new novel, The Last Policeman which is the first book in an end-of-the-world trilogy. The Last Policeman presents a fascinating portrait of a pre-apocalyptic United States. The […]

Broetry (Poetry for Dudes) from author Brian McGackin has been gathering all sorts of buzz in the libraries – and with good cause. With poem titles like, “Stopping by Wawa on a Snowy Evening,” the more intimidating, “Thursday Parts:1-5,” or the soon-to-classic “You and Me and the Absurd Amount of Baggage You Brought into This RelationshipMakes Three,” (my […]

We are so excited that Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children has debuted at #7 on the New York Times Bestseller list, and welcomed with so many great reviews! We are celebrating by giving out a  limited amount of copies  email us at library@randomhouse.com for your copy now! “With its X-Men: First Class-meets-time-travel story line, David […]

This has been an exciting first week  for Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, it seems like everyone is talking about it!  From Entertainment Weekly to School Library Journal to People Magazine.  The Associated Press piece ended up on  Yahoo, The Huffington Post, MSN, ABC News  and YA and book bloggers galore are spreading the word! Watch the trailer!  [youtube XWrNyVhSJUU] Here […]