- Commemorating a Decade of Ally Condie's 'Matched'
Penguin will concurrently release a trade paperback edition of the author’s The Last Voyage of Poe Blythe, a companion novel to the Matched trilogy, with a redesigned cover and a new origin story, “Desertion.”Given the ongoing pandemic, Condie will celebrate Matched’s 10th anniversary and the
- In Conversation: Christopher Paul Curtis and Wendy Lamb
Lamb: The original cover used two Curtis family snapshots.
- The On-Sale Calendar: February 2021
Martin’s Press, $28.99; ISBN 978-1-250-27086-3).The Four Winds: A Novel by Kristin Hannah (St.Martin’s Press, $28.99; ISBN 978-1-250-17860-2).Working Backwards: Insights, Stories, and Secrets from Inside Amazon by Colin Bryar and Bill Carr (St.
- Differentiating and Diversifying Early Readers: A BookFest @ Bank Street Panel
Henkes said the Penny books have progressed, gradually becoming more complex, with longer time spans covered and additional settings in Penny’s world.
- This Week's Bestsellers: October 19, 2020
Bestselling cookbook authors: they’re just like us.THE TOWER OF NERO Rick Riordan #1 Children’s Fiction, #3 overall Riordan concludes his Trials of Apollo series with this fifth volume, which also caps off the story of contemporary demigod Percy Jackson, who first appeared in 2005’s The Lightni
- Seasonal Adjustments: Fall 2.0
., the balance sheet tells a powerful story of the pandemic and points to a way forward.
- Looking for Today’s Latinx: PW talks with Paola Ramos
PW caught up with Ramos while she was covering the presidential election in Arizona.What inspired you to write this book?
- In Brief: October 15, 2020
Colfer also shared the cover for his forthcoming book, Goldilocks: Wanted Dead or Alive (June 2021), a graphic novel from The Land of Stories.
- PW Star Watch 2020: Honorees
But, as a member of a self-described “artistic family that loves to read,” an internship in Penguin’s cover art department seemed ideal.
- Canada Shines at Frankfurt 2020
Picture Perfect, with David Alexander Robertson, Sydney Smith, and Guillaume Perrault As far back as cave paintings, perhaps even earlier, humans have used pictures to tell stories.
- Rights Report: Week of October 5, 2020
Joanna Cárdenas at Kokila has acquired world rights to Zora, the Story Keeper, written by Ebony Joy Wilkins (l.), illustrated by Dare Coulter.
- Holiday Gift Guide 2020: Children's/YA
Ages 3–7.Ten Ways to Hear SnowCathy Camper, illus. by Kenard Pak (Kokila)ISBN 978-0-399-18633-2, $17.99Luminous aquatintlike views of snow-covered neighborhood streets by Pak contribute serenity to this story about senses and perception.
- Holiday Gift Guide 2020: Nonfiction
Art critic and New York Times contributor Gopnik dives deep into Warhol’s oeuvre, covering the famous pieces that mirrored mass-produced imagery; his semiprurient, militantly unwatchable avant-garde films; and his late urine-on-canvas phase.
- Holiday Gift Guide 2020: Illustrated Books
Koch Theater), Pittsburgh’s PPG Place, the storied Four Seasons restaurant (now closed), and his own former home, the Glass House in New Caanan, Conn.
- Holiday Gift Guide 2020: Fiction
Literary Fiction These novels, from screwball comedies to apocalyptic visions and political fantasies, will make bibliophiles winter-ready.Adrianne GeffelDavid Hajdu (Norton)ISBN 978-0-393-63422-8, $25.95Music critic Hajdu’s inventive debut novel takes as its subject the “Queen of Bleak Chic,” a piano p