As we stay at home during uncertain times, we’re staying connected with each other and the stories and authors who inspire us. For those of you who may have missed some of our virtual Penguin Random House author Q&A’s, book events, and more, here is a recap of last week’s events and their recordings. November […]
The perfect gift for mom: a new must-have collection for fans of the New York Times bestselling Mitford series, featuring the prayers, sermons, and inspiration from beloved Father Tim, as well as new essays and reflections on faith from author Jan Karon. Below, listen to Karon’s interview on Hugh Hewitt’s radio show. Over the course of fourteen […]
On the most recent episode, the Read it Forward podcast spoke with Fatima Farheen Mirza, debut author of A Place for Us, an astonishingly tender-hearted novel of identity and belonging, and a resonant portrait of what it means to be an American family today. Fatima Farheen Mirza examines the secrets and betrayals that have caused the close-knit […]
Lexie Elliott joins Beaks and Geeks to talk about her debut novel, The French Girl, an exhilarating psychological suspense thriller about a woman trapped by the bonds of friendship that’s I Know What You Did Last Summer meets the French countryside. They talk about friend group dynamics, self-doubt, and a slinky French ghost. They were six university students […]
Clare MackIntosh, author of the #1 LibraryReads pick for March Let Me Lie, joins Beaks and Geeks to talk about detective-work, post-it notes, and mental health. Click to Read an Excerpt of Let Me Lie. Click to Listen to the Interview.
Debut novelist Rhiannon Navin joins Beaks and Geeks to talk about her book, Only Child. Told from the point of view of a six-year-old survivor of a school shooting, the novel grapples with love, grief, and family. Click to Read an Excerpt. Click for a Discussion Guide.
Jonathan Miles, author of Anatomy of a Miracle, Sarah Jessica Parker’s newest pick for Book Club Central, talks to Donna Seaman, Adult Books Editor at Booklist, about humor, journalism, and more! Click for More Information About SJP’s Pick.
Kimmery Martin’s debut novel The Queen of Hearts is set against a background of hospital rounds and life-or-death decisions that pulses with humor and empathy and explores the heart’s capacity for forgiveness. Fans of Grey’s Anatomy will love reading about best friends Zadie and Emma, and the one man whose surprising new presence in their life could ruin their […]