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12 Random Penguin GIFs To Celebrate The Merger Of Random House And Penguin

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Comedy

Well, we had to celebrate the merger of Random House and Penguin somehow, didn't we? And what better way than with a selection of GIFs which are guara...

17-Year-Old Lands Book Deal After Posting Romance Novel Online

Caters / Huffington Post | Stephen Johns | Posted 17.02.2013 | Home

A teenage girl has scooped a book deal after her stories were read 19 million times online. Beth Reeks, 17, was snapped up by publisher Random Hou...

Its Not Just Foreign Takeovers Than Need Oversight

Harry Freedman | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK
Harry Freedman

Foreign takeovers may need to be assessed. But so too do takeovers by British companies. All takeovers should be examined, from many different angles.

Penguin And Random House Publishers To Merge

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

Pearson - the publisher behind Penguin, Dorling Kindersley and the Financial Times - has agreed a deal with Bertelsman to combine two of the UK's best...

Do You Have to be a Celebrity to Get a Book Deal?

Laxmi Hariharan | Posted 15.12.2012 | Home
Laxmi Hariharan

Girls creator Lena Dunham signs book deal worth more than $3.5m. The headlines screamed, going onto elaborate how this 26-year-old filmmaker will deliver an advice book on essays about sex, mortality and food for Random House.

Now 'Fifty Shades' Author's Husband Has A Book Deal...

PA | Posted 25.08.2012 | Home

The husband of best-selling publishing phenomenon EL James has landed his own major book deal - with a novel he wrote in a month. Niall Leonard, a ...

Sainsbury's To Take On Amazon In E-Book Battle

PA | Posted 12.08.2012 | Home

Sainsbury's has launched itself into the e-book market with a deal to buy HMV's stake in online digital book retailer Anobii. The UK's third larges...

PHOTOS: Watch The Birdie - Embarrassing Family Photos Now Include Pets

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse And Cosima Ungaro | Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

Most families have a soft spot for their pets but sometimes pampering goes too far. Lizards, ferrets and even the humble pigeon take centre stage i...

Howard Jacobson, A Serious Man

Jason Holmes | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Winner of the 2010 Man Booker prize for The Finkler Question, Howard Jacobson is a writer unafraid to sound the alarm for our moribund culture. Jason Holmes met up with him at the Groucho Club in Soho