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Penguin Random House777,458We’re honored to welcome Booker Prize winner +Ian McEwan (http://goo.gl/Q2w8J) to Random House’s Google+ page. Watch a live Hangout On-Air with the author in Google’s NYC offices as he talks with a select group of fans about his latest novel, SWEET TOOTH. The conversation will be moderated by +Salon 's Interim  Editor in Chief, David Daley. What would you love to ask Ian McEwan? For a chance to be one of the six readers live on air or to simply have the chance to have your question answered, leave your question in the comments below using #ianmcewanhangout, and be sure to tune in Tuesday, July 23 at 7pm!About Ian McEwan:Ian McEwan is the bestselling author of fourteen previous books, including the novels Solar; On Chesil Beach; Saturday; Atonement, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and the W. H. Smith Literary Award; The Comfort of Strangers and Black Dogs, both shortlisted for the Booker Prize; Amsterdam, winner of the Booker Prize; and The Child in Time, winner of the Whitbread Award. He has also authored the story collections First Love, Last Rites, winner of the Somerset Maugham Award, and In Between the Sheets. He lives in England.About David Daley:David Daley is the interim editor-in-chief of +Salon  and the founder and editor of the literary journal/publisher FiveChapters.com and FiveChapters Books.Random House Presents: A Live Hangout on Air with Ian McEwan2013-07-23 19:00:00126 
Penguin Books USA204,153Reuters and the Penguin Press present a live roundtable discussion with a panel of award-winning experts and journalists, broadcast via Google Hangout immediately following the first Presidential Debate.Watch the live video and join the conversation with Chrystia Freeland, David Nasaw, and Daniel Yergin: http://www.reuters.com/Chrystia Freeland is the author of "Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else" http://bit.ly/U7lTxk, which was recently published by the Penguin Press. She is the Global Editor-at-Large at Reuters news agency, following years of service at the Financial Times both in New York and London. She was the deputy editor of Canada's Globe and Mail and has reported for the Financial Times, Economist, and Washington Post. She lives in New York City.David Nasaw is the author of "The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy" (http://bit.ly/QBj5la), publishing in November from Penguin Press; "Andrew Carnegie," which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, awarded the New-York Historical Society Prize in American History, and named a New York Times Notable Book of the Year; and "The Chief: The Life of William Randolph Hearst," winner of the Bancroft Prize for history and the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize, and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for biography. He is the Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Professor of History at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.Daniel Yergin is a highly respected authority on energy, international politics, and economics. Yergin is a Pulitzer Prize winner and recipient of the United States Energy Award for “lifelong achievements in energy and the promotion of international understanding.” He is both a world-recognized author and a business leader, as well as executive vice president of IHS. Yergin received the Pulitzer Prize for his work "The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power," which became a number one best seller and was made into an eight-hour PBS/BBC series seen by 20 million people in the United States. The book has been translated into 17 languages and has just been released in a new updated edition. He is also the author of "The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World" (http://bit.ly/PLjsdk), a New York Times best seller recently published in paperback by Penguin. Yergin holds a BA from Yale University and a PhD from Cambridge University, where he was a Marshall Scholar.The Presidential Debate Roundtable presented by Reuters and the Penguin Press2012-10-04 04:40:001 

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Beverly Rivera5,267Poets. Writers. Authors. Bloggers. Bibliophiles. The best of the literary world, here on G+. If you're a Poet or Writer and I have you circled but you're not part of this wordalicious (yeah, I made that up) shared circle, let me know. If I have yet to connect with you and you're a writer-comment below! Let's chat. Are You A Poet? Then consider the #30in30 challenge in April. Writing 30 poems in 30 days while learning about the history, forms, and connecting with other poets. If you're up for the challenge, simply fill out the form here: http://beverlyrivera.blogspot.com/p/national-poetry-month-april-30in30.html or visit my G+ post here: https://plus.google.com/101423581602122657410/posts/45DTpC2B1it Follow along in the G+ discussions that are posted by using the "search" feature: #PoetsWorkshop #Bibliophile #Poetry #Authors #AmWriting #Books Tagged: #PublicCircles2012-02-21 22:49:021962714
Paul Stickland1,563Greetings to all you Children's Book lovers, authors, illustrators, editors, designers, publishers, librarians and booksellers!It's time to share the new all singing and dancing Children's Book Circle!As ever, a compendium of the best in Children's Books here on google plus!If you would like to be added, please leave a comment below and I will pop you in!It's been an interesting year for children's books, so here's looking forward to an amazing 2012!2011-12-30 15:18:381221703

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2014-07-18 15:11:42 (8 comments, 22 reshares, 113 +1s)Open 

"I read because one life isn’t enough, and in the page of a book I can be anybody." -Richard Peck 
http://bit.ly/Wi5k4l

Which fictional character's life is your favorite?

Most reshares: 23

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2014-05-28 15:27:41 (2 comments, 23 reshares, 88 +1s)Open 

We'll never forget the life and work of +Maya Angelou

Most plusones: 136

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2014-08-08 15:41:32 (6 comments, 18 reshares, 136 +1s)Open 

"In order to write the book you want to write, in the end you have to become the person you need to become…"

-Junot Díaz

What is your favorite writing advice?

Latest 50 posts

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2014-10-22 14:19:44 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

Actress +Reese Witherspoon reccommends PENNYROYAL ACADEMY by M.A. Larson http://bit.ly/1pAARqi "I bid moms and little girls alike to read this book...because everyone deserves to know what happened to Snow White or how Cinderella became a warrior princess defending her land from dragons, right?"

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Actress +Reese Witherspoon reccommends PENNYROYAL ACADEMY by M.A. Larson http://bit.ly/1pAARqi "I bid moms and little girls alike to read this book...because everyone deserves to know what happened to Snow White or how Cinderella became a warrior princess defending her land from dragons, right?"

http://instagram.com/p/ubpEFwihYe/___

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2014-10-20 14:36:20 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

Join the Penguin Twitter +Book Club October 21st from 2-3PM EST for an Author Chat with Elizabeth Little, author of DEAR DAUGHTER.

DEAR DAUGHTER is the sensational debut thriller by Elizabeth Little, featuring an unforgettable heroine who just might have murdered her mother.

Full Details: http://bit.ly/1oWGHE0

Join the Penguin Twitter +Book Club October 21st from 2-3PM EST for an Author Chat with Elizabeth Little, author of DEAR DAUGHTER.

DEAR DAUGHTER is the sensational debut thriller by Elizabeth Little, featuring an unforgettable heroine who just might have murdered her mother.

Full Details: http://bit.ly/1oWGHE0___

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2014-10-16 15:54:49 (3 comments, 18 reshares, 61 +1s)Open 

It is Oscar Wilde's 160th birthday! How will you celebrate? http://bit.ly/1wMF91A

It is Oscar Wilde's 160th birthday! How will you celebrate? http://bit.ly/1wMF91A___

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2014-10-16 15:24:21 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

Hey all of you +Jane Austen Fans!

Enter our Jane Austen Sweepstakes for a chance to win:
THE COMPLETE NOVELS by Jane Austen, the +Penguin Classics US  Deluxe Edition and the brand new FIRST IMPRESSIONS by +Charlie Lovett, a literary mystery costarring Jane Austen!

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Hey all of you +Jane Austen Fans!

Enter our Jane Austen Sweepstakes for a chance to win:
THE COMPLETE NOVELS by Jane Austen, the +Penguin Classics US  Deluxe Edition and the brand new FIRST IMPRESSIONS by +Charlie Lovett, a literary mystery costarring Jane Austen!

Enter Here: app.SnapApp.com/Jane-Austen-Sweepstakes___

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2014-10-10 14:47:51 (5 comments, 9 reshares, 51 +1s)Open 

What is inspiring you this week?

What is inspiring you this week?___

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2014-10-07 16:48:26 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

Enter the Mary Oliver Sweepstakes for a chance to win a copy of the Pulitzer Prize winning poet's latest collection of poems: BLUE HORSES, along with the Deluxe Edition of DOG SONGS and A THOUSAND MORNINGS.

Enter Here: app.SnapApp.com/Mary-Oliver-Sweepstakes

Enter the Mary Oliver Sweepstakes for a chance to win a copy of the Pulitzer Prize winning poet's latest collection of poems: BLUE HORSES, along with the Deluxe Edition of DOG SONGS and A THOUSAND MORNINGS.

Enter Here: app.SnapApp.com/Mary-Oliver-Sweepstakes___

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2014-09-26 16:10:50 (3 comments, 6 reshares, 39 +1s)Open 

Where do you find your inspiration?

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Where do you find your inspiration?

http://bit.ly/1pgD4qd___

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2014-09-25 16:19:43 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 12 +1s)Open 

Have you read THIRTEEN REASONS WHY?! Chat with author  +Jay Asher on Twitter!

Tuesday, September 30th from 7-8PM Jay Asher, the author of the #1 +The New York Times and International Bestselling THIRTEEN REASONS WHY will be chatting with readers on Twitter using #JayChat  

http://bit.ly/1Co6oU6

Have you read THIRTEEN REASONS WHY?! Chat with author  +Jay Asher on Twitter!

Tuesday, September 30th from 7-8PM Jay Asher, the author of the #1 +The New York Times and International Bestselling THIRTEEN REASONS WHY will be chatting with readers on Twitter using #JayChat  

http://bit.ly/1Co6oU6___

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2014-09-25 14:18:50 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)Open 

WE ARE ALL COMPLETELY BESIDE OURSELVES by  +Karen Joy Fowler             was Shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize for Fiction!

We are celebrating by giving away copies of the book! Enter for a chance to win: app.SnapApp.com/Karen-Joy-Fowler-Sweepstakes

WE ARE ALL COMPLETELY BESIDE OURSELVES by  +Karen Joy Fowler             was Shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize for Fiction!

We are celebrating by giving away copies of the book! Enter for a chance to win: app.SnapApp.com/Karen-Joy-Fowler-Sweepstakes___

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2014-09-23 15:23:13 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 7 +1s)Open 

Harness your creativity! Enter to win a Creativity Kit of books, journals, bags and goodies from +Book Country!

The prize includes a copy of  +Wreck This Journal by Keri Smith and The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron and much more!

Enter Here: http://snapp.to/1sVZluE

Harness your creativity! Enter to win a Creativity Kit of books, journals, bags and goodies from +Book Country!

The prize includes a copy of  +Wreck This Journal by Keri Smith and The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron and much more!

Enter Here: http://snapp.to/1sVZluE___

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2014-09-19 20:15:32 (1 comments, 6 reshares, 40 +1s)Open 

It's always important to take time to be grateful. Do you have any particular Fall goals or plans for the season?

It's always important to take time to be grateful. Do you have any particular Fall goals or plans for the season?___

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2014-09-18 15:52:17 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 20 +1s)Open 

Congratulations to our  +The National Book Foundation    #NationalBookAwards 2014 Longlist Nominees:

REDEPLOYMENT by Phil Klay Start Reading: http://bit.ly/1uL0fyy

ROGET'S ILLUSION by  +Linda Bierds  More: http://bit.ly/1wIdZfS

THE IMPOSSIBLE KNIFE OF MEMORY by +Laurie Halse Anderson  Start Reading: http://bit.ly/1wsMBPO

BROWN GIRL DREAMING by Jacqueline Woodson Start Reading: http://bit.ly/1tZKb9Q

The Full List: http://www.nationalbook.org/nba2014.html#.VBrzJGRDtGA

Congratulations to our  +The National Book Foundation    #NationalBookAwards 2014 Longlist Nominees:

REDEPLOYMENT by Phil Klay Start Reading: http://bit.ly/1uL0fyy

ROGET'S ILLUSION by  +Linda Bierds  More: http://bit.ly/1wIdZfS

THE IMPOSSIBLE KNIFE OF MEMORY by +Laurie Halse Anderson  Start Reading: http://bit.ly/1wsMBPO

BROWN GIRL DREAMING by Jacqueline Woodson Start Reading: http://bit.ly/1tZKb9Q

The Full List: http://www.nationalbook.org/nba2014.html#.VBrzJGRDtGA___

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2014-09-12 20:03:47 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 11 +1s)Open 

Who is going to see Hector and the Search for Happiness (starring Simon Pegg, Toni Collette, Christopher Plummer) this weekend?

What makes you happy?

Read up on the book here: http://bit.ly/1pdauVL

Who is going to see Hector and the Search for Happiness (starring Simon Pegg, Toni Collette, Christopher Plummer) this weekend?

What makes you happy?

Read up on the book here: http://bit.ly/1pdauVL___

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2014-09-09 16:35:51 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

Are you a  +Ken Follett fan? Enter our Ken Follett The Century Trilogy Sweepstakes for a chance to win the complete series! Enter Here: http://snapp.to/WDBiHI

The Century Trilogy consist of:

Fall of Giants: Book One of The Century Trilogy by Ken Follett

Winter of the World: Book Two of The Century Trilogy by Ken Follett
Edge of Eternity: Book Three of The Century Trilogy by Ken Follett

Are you a  +Ken Follett fan? Enter our Ken Follett The Century Trilogy Sweepstakes for a chance to win the complete series! Enter Here: http://snapp.to/WDBiHI

The Century Trilogy consist of:

Fall of Giants: Book One of The Century Trilogy by Ken Follett

Winter of the World: Book Two of The Century Trilogy by Ken Follett
Edge of Eternity: Book Three of The Century Trilogy by Ken Follett___

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2014-09-05 20:23:09 (1 comments, 2 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

The NYT Book Review of EDGE OF ETERNITY is here! Read about Ken Follett's epic conclusion to his trilogy. 

The NYT Book Review of EDGE OF ETERNITY is here! Read about Ken Follett's epic conclusion to his trilogy. ___

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2014-09-05 16:10:40 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 21 +1s)Open 

Labor Day is gone and Summer is coming to an end. We are not sure we are ready. Which of the Sarah Dessen books is your favorite? #sarahdessensummer

Labor Day is gone and Summer is coming to an end. We are not sure we are ready. Which of the Sarah Dessen books is your favorite? #sarahdessensummer___

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2014-09-04 15:24:47 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

Watch the brand new book video for EDGE OF ETERNITY by   +Ken Follett, Book Three of The Century Trilogy.

#TheCenturyTrilogy  follows the fortunes of five intertwined families—American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh—as they make their way through the twentieth century. It has been called “potent, engrossing” (+Publishers Weekly) and “truly epic” (+The Huffington Post). +USA TODAY said, “You actually feel like you’re there."

Ken Follett's EDGE OF ETERNITY

Watch the brand new book video for EDGE OF ETERNITY by   +Ken Follett, Book Three of The Century Trilogy.

#TheCenturyTrilogy  follows the fortunes of five intertwined families—American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh—as they make their way through the twentieth century. It has been called “potent, engrossing” (+Publishers Weekly) and “truly epic” (+The Huffington Post). +USA TODAY said, “You actually feel like you’re there."

Ken Follett's EDGE OF ETERNITY___

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2014-08-29 14:51:45 (2 comments, 5 reshares, 36 +1s)Open 

"Love, it never dies. It never goes away, it never fades, so long as you hang on to it. Love can make you immortal."

-Gayle Forman, If I Stay 

If you haven't already read If I Stay and Where She Went, check out an excerpt here: http://bit.ly/1wNLEWu

Have you already seen the movie? What was your favorite part?

"Love, it never dies. It never goes away, it never fades, so long as you hang on to it. Love can make you immortal."

-Gayle Forman, If I Stay 

If you haven't already read If I Stay and Where She Went, check out an excerpt here: http://bit.ly/1wNLEWu

Have you already seen the movie? What was your favorite part?___

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2014-08-26 16:52:18 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 12 +1s)Open 

Thursday, August 28th from 1-2PM ET Twitter chat with Matched Trilogy author Ally Condie using ‪#‎ReadPenguin‬ 

Details: http://bit.ly/1iz5heI

Thursday, August 28th from 1-2PM ET Twitter chat with Matched Trilogy author Ally Condie using ‪#‎ReadPenguin‬ 

Details: http://bit.ly/1iz5heI___

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2014-08-26 14:05:33 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

What was your favorite moment from last nights +Emmy Awards?

Take a  +Norman Lear Trivia Quiz and be entered to win a copy of his new book  EVEN THIS I GET TO EXPERIENCE. Enter Here: http://bit.ly/1ltNOpi

Norman Lear is the legendary creator of iconic television programs All in the Family Sitcom, Sanford and Son, Maude, Good Times, The Jeffersons, and Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman.

What was your favorite moment from last nights +Emmy Awards?

Take a  +Norman Lear Trivia Quiz and be entered to win a copy of his new book  EVEN THIS I GET TO EXPERIENCE. Enter Here: http://bit.ly/1ltNOpi

Norman Lear is the legendary creator of iconic television programs All in the Family Sitcom, Sanford and Son, Maude, Good Times, The Jeffersons, and Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman.___

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2014-08-22 16:27:50 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)Open 

Enter for a chance to win trip for two to the premiere of THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU, starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda

Enter here: http://bit.ly/1ohwsGH
Listen to an interview with Jonathan Tropper here: http://bit.ly/1pQZ92v

Enter for a chance to win trip for two to the premiere of THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU, starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda

Enter here: http://bit.ly/1ohwsGH
Listen to an interview with Jonathan Tropper here: http://bit.ly/1pQZ92v___

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2014-08-22 15:49:50 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 24 +1s)Open 

"Leaving. That was the word she liked to use. Not going away, which implied a return, but leaving, which implied a jet plane."

- Emma Straub, The Vacationers

Where are you escaping to this summer?

"Leaving. That was the word she liked to use. Not going away, which implied a return, but leaving, which implied a jet plane."

- Emma Straub, The Vacationers

Where are you escaping to this summer?___

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2014-08-21 19:34:48 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

Enter our  +Book Club  Sweepstakes for a chance to win up to 10 copies of  THE BOOK OF LIFE by  +Deb Harkness  for your Book Club. 

This is the last book in the All Souls Trilogy that began with  A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES. Enter Here: http://ow.ly/AeK1A

Enter our  +Book Club  Sweepstakes for a chance to win up to 10 copies of  THE BOOK OF LIFE by  +Deb Harkness  for your Book Club. 

This is the last book in the All Souls Trilogy that began with  A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES. Enter Here: http://ow.ly/AeK1A___

2014-08-21 19:31:15 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

“I try to get 500 words done before the kids wake up. That’s quite important just to have some really peaceful time with nothing else in my brain before all the fish fingers and school uniforms and the who takes the car to the garage starts to seep in"

Listen to a podcast of Jojo Moyes, the  +The New York Times bestselling–author of ONE PLUS ONE,   +The Girl You Left Behind,  ME BEFORE YOU, and  more!

Listen to her interview on the ‪#‎beaksandgeeks‬ podcast: http://ow.ly/AzLrA

“I try to get 500 words done before the kids wake up. That’s quite important just to have some really peaceful time with nothing else in my brain before all the fish fingers and school uniforms and the who takes the car to the garage starts to seep in"

Listen to a podcast of Jojo Moyes, the  +The New York Times bestselling–author of ONE PLUS ONE,   +The Girl You Left Behind,  ME BEFORE YOU, and  more!

Listen to her interview on the ‪#‎beaksandgeeks‬ podcast: http://ow.ly/AzLrA___

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2014-08-19 15:20:43 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

Enter by 8/25 for a chance to win a copy of TOP DOG by +Maria Goodavage!

+The New York Times bestselling author of SOLDIER DOGS returns with the incredible story of K-9 Marine hero Lucca, and the handlers who fought alongside her through two bloody wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Enter Here: app.SnapApp.com/Top-Dog-Sweepstakes

Enter by 8/25 for a chance to win a copy of TOP DOG by +Maria Goodavage!

+The New York Times bestselling author of SOLDIER DOGS returns with the incredible story of K-9 Marine hero Lucca, and the handlers who fought alongside her through two bloody wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Enter Here: app.SnapApp.com/Top-Dog-Sweepstakes___

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2014-08-18 16:17:51 (1 comments, 4 reshares, 46 +1s)Open 

Turn over a New Leaf this Fall with Penguin Books! http://bit.ly/1gvJ3U4

Turn over a New Leaf this Fall with Penguin Books! http://bit.ly/1gvJ3U4___

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2014-08-12 16:00:40 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 20 +1s)Open 

This Thursday, August 14th join us from 1-2PM ET on +Twitter using #ReadPenguin   as we chat with the internationally bestselling Matched Trilogy author Ally Condie! 

Full Chat Details: http://bit.ly/1oWGHE0

This Thursday, August 14th join us from 1-2PM ET on +Twitter using #ReadPenguin   as we chat with the internationally bestselling Matched Trilogy author Ally Condie! 

Full Chat Details: http://bit.ly/1oWGHE0___

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2014-08-12 15:44:22 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

Enter our  Book Club Sweepstakes for a chance to win up to 10 copies of THE BOOK OF LIFE by   +Deb Harkness  for your Book Club. 

This is the last book in the  All Souls Trilogy that began with A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES.

Enter Here: http://bit.ly/1nLQngM

Enter our  Book Club Sweepstakes for a chance to win up to 10 copies of THE BOOK OF LIFE by   +Deb Harkness  for your Book Club. 

This is the last book in the  All Souls Trilogy that began with A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES.

Enter Here: http://bit.ly/1nLQngM___

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2014-08-08 15:41:32 (6 comments, 18 reshares, 136 +1s)Open 

"In order to write the book you want to write, in the end you have to become the person you need to become…"

-Junot Díaz

What is your favorite writing advice?

"In order to write the book you want to write, in the end you have to become the person you need to become…"

-Junot Díaz

What is your favorite writing advice?___

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2014-08-01 15:56:04 (0 comments, 7 reshares, 43 +1s)Open 


"Life is always a tightrope or a feather bed. Give me the tightrope."

-Edith Wharton
http://bit.ly/1kb3Mne

What book makes you feel on edge and excited? 


"Life is always a tightrope or a feather bed. Give me the tightrope."

-Edith Wharton
http://bit.ly/1kb3Mne

What book makes you feel on edge and excited? ___

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2014-07-25 14:02:57 (0 comments, 12 reshares, 73 +1s)Open 

"Books are the ultimate Dumpees: put them down and they’ll wait for you forever; pay attention to them and they always love you back."

-John Green, An Abundance of Katherines
http://bit.ly/1rRnk0b

What book will you love forever?

"Books are the ultimate Dumpees: put them down and they’ll wait for you forever; pay attention to them and they always love you back."

-John Green, An Abundance of Katherines
http://bit.ly/1rRnk0b

What book will you love forever?___

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2014-07-18 15:11:42 (8 comments, 22 reshares, 113 +1s)Open 

"I read because one life isn’t enough, and in the page of a book I can be anybody." -Richard Peck 
http://bit.ly/Wi5k4l

Which fictional character's life is your favorite?

"I read because one life isn’t enough, and in the page of a book I can be anybody." -Richard Peck 
http://bit.ly/Wi5k4l

Which fictional character's life is your favorite?___

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2014-07-15 14:04:30 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 9 +1s)Open 

Make your way over to Twitter at 1Pm ET to join our #ReadPenguin   chat with #MamboInChinatown  author +Jean Kwok!

Start Reading: http://bit.ly/1sjn6kI
Chat Details: http://bit.ly/1oWGHE0

Make your way over to Twitter at 1Pm ET to join our #ReadPenguin   chat with #MamboInChinatown  author +Jean Kwok!

Start Reading: http://bit.ly/1sjn6kI
Chat Details: http://bit.ly/1oWGHE0___

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2014-07-11 16:24:06 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)Open 

Shelby, Our Consumer Marketing Assistant, wrote all about her week on the blog. She's been busy running twitter chats and going to see Celeste Ng read in Brooklyn.

Read all about it here: http://www.penguinusablog.com/theoffice-twitter-books-darts-by-shelby/

Shelby, Our Consumer Marketing Assistant, wrote all about her week on the blog. She's been busy running twitter chats and going to see Celeste Ng read in Brooklyn.

Read all about it here: http://www.penguinusablog.com/theoffice-twitter-books-darts-by-shelby/___

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2014-07-11 14:28:17 (0 comments, 20 reshares, 86 +1s)Open 

"Great books give you a feeling that you miss all day, until you finally get to crawl back inside those pages again."

-Kathryn Stockett

Have you ever read a book that you couldn't stop thinking about, even when you weren't reading?

"Great books give you a feeling that you miss all day, until you finally get to crawl back inside those pages again."

-Kathryn Stockett

Have you ever read a book that you couldn't stop thinking about, even when you weren't reading?___

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2014-07-07 16:05:13 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

+Jean Kwok, bestselling author of GIRL IN TRANSLATION, is chatting with us tomorrow, July 8th from 1-2PM about MAMBO IN CHINATOWN. Join us on +Twitter  (@PenguinUSA) with the hashtag #readpenguin

Start reading MAMBO: http://bit.ly/1qbiDg1

+Jean Kwok, bestselling author of GIRL IN TRANSLATION, is chatting with us tomorrow, July 8th from 1-2PM about MAMBO IN CHINATOWN. Join us on +Twitter  (@PenguinUSA) with the hashtag #readpenguin

Start reading MAMBO: http://bit.ly/1qbiDg1___

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2014-07-03 16:55:05 (0 comments, 9 reshares, 43 +1s)Open 

"That familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer." - F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
http://bit.ly/1qTvpB2

"That familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer." - F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
http://bit.ly/1qTvpB2___

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2014-06-27 13:59:07 (0 comments, 7 reshares, 34 +1s)Open 

"She hopes for nothing except fine weather and a resolution. She wants to end properly, like a good sentence."

- Zadie Smith

"She hopes for nothing except fine weather and a resolution. She wants to end properly, like a good sentence."

- Zadie Smith___

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2014-06-26 19:38:36 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 10 +1s)Open 

+Ken Follett, author of THE CENTURY TRILOGY talks about the research he conducted for his upcoming book: EDGE OF ETERNITY

This book covers one of the most tumultuous eras of all: the1960s through the 1980s, encompassing civil rights, assassinations, Vietnam, the Berlin Wall, the Cuban Missile Crisis, presidential impeachment, revolution—and rock and roll.

+Ken Follett, author of THE CENTURY TRILOGY talks about the research he conducted for his upcoming book: EDGE OF ETERNITY

This book covers one of the most tumultuous eras of all: the1960s through the 1980s, encompassing civil rights, assassinations, Vietnam, the Berlin Wall, the Cuban Missile Crisis, presidential impeachment, revolution—and rock and roll.___

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2014-06-24 15:43:17 (0 comments, 5 reshares, 9 +1s)Open 

+John Green talks about writing the books  +The Fault in Our Stars  , seeing  +The Fault in Our Stars Movie, and more on +The Colbert Report 

"How did you come up with the idea? Did you just take the saddest things you could think of and just put them on paper and put them in the most depressing hat as possible and pull them out like magnetic poetry?" -   +Stephen Colbert 


Watch the Interview: http://thecolbertreport.cc.com/videos/07oysy/john-green

+John Green talks about writing the books  +The Fault in Our Stars  , seeing  +The Fault in Our Stars Movie, and more on +The Colbert Report 

"How did you come up with the idea? Did you just take the saddest things you could think of and just put them on paper and put them in the most depressing hat as possible and pull them out like magnetic poetry?" -   +Stephen Colbert 


Watch the Interview: http://thecolbertreport.cc.com/videos/07oysy/john-green___

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2014-06-10 15:25:58 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

With Father's Day right around the corner we are celebrating Fatherhood at it's best!

Dave Engledow, author of CONFESSIONS OF THE WORLD'S BEST FATHER shares some of his personal favorite moments of parenthood. What are yours? 

With Father's Day right around the corner we are celebrating Fatherhood at it's best!

Dave Engledow, author of CONFESSIONS OF THE WORLD'S BEST FATHER shares some of his personal favorite moments of parenthood. What are yours? ___

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2014-06-06 15:00:11 (0 comments, 13 reshares, 66 +1s)Open 

http://bit.ly/1peNF72

http://bit.ly/1peNF72___

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2014-06-05 15:31:40 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

On a sunny day in Brooklyn at BookCourt, Penguin employee, Lindsay Jacobsen, attended a signing by Adam Resnick, joined in conversation by Bob Odenkirk, also known as Saul Goodman (Better Call Saul!) from Breaking Bad. Hilarity ensued.

On a sunny day in Brooklyn at BookCourt, Penguin employee, Lindsay Jacobsen, attended a signing by Adam Resnick, joined in conversation by Bob Odenkirk, also known as Saul Goodman (Better Call Saul!) from Breaking Bad. Hilarity ensued.___

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2014-06-03 18:51:17 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor went from working in retail to building an international luxury brand: Juicy Couture. 

Read about their journey in THE GLITTER PLAN: http://ow.ly/xAnVL

Enter here for a chance to win a copy of the book: http://ow.ly/xAo0A

Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor went from working in retail to building an international luxury brand: Juicy Couture. 

Read about their journey in THE GLITTER PLAN: http://ow.ly/xAnVL

Enter here for a chance to win a copy of the book: http://ow.ly/xAo0A___

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2014-06-03 12:33:39 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)Open 

Penguin Random House: 250 imprints, 1 great new look… Check out our new logo!  To learn more visit us here: http://bit.ly/U7w6eR

Penguin Random House: 250 imprints, 1 great new look… Check out our new logo!  To learn more visit us here: http://bit.ly/U7w6eR___

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2014-05-30 15:01:35 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

Don't miss your chance to win! 

One Grand Prize Winner will receive a full backlist set of Jan Karon's Mitford series including the 20th Anniversary Edition of At Home in Mitford and an advance copy of her new book Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good.

Five runner-ups will win the 20th Anniversary Edition of At Home in Mitford Jan Karon's Mitford 20th Anniversary Sweepstakes

Don't miss your chance to win! 

One Grand Prize Winner will receive a full backlist set of Jan Karon's Mitford series including the 20th Anniversary Edition of At Home in Mitford and an advance copy of her new book Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good.

Five runner-ups will win the 20th Anniversary Edition of At Home in Mitford Jan Karon's Mitford 20th Anniversary Sweepstakes___

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2014-05-28 15:27:41 (2 comments, 23 reshares, 88 +1s)Open 

We'll never forget the life and work of +Maya Angelou

We'll never forget the life and work of +Maya Angelou___

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2014-05-27 15:32:04 (1 comments, 2 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

Author  +Michael Blanding  shares a number of surprising facts he discovered while doing research for his latest book THE MAP THIEF.

Read the #PenguinBlog post: http://bit.ly/1nQlt8W

THE MAP THIEF is the story of an infamous crime, a revered map dealer with an unsavory secret, and the ruthless subculture that consumed him.

Author  +Michael Blanding  shares a number of surprising facts he discovered while doing research for his latest book THE MAP THIEF.

Read the #PenguinBlog post: http://bit.ly/1nQlt8W

THE MAP THIEF is the story of an infamous crime, a revered map dealer with an unsavory secret, and the ruthless subculture that consumed him.___

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2014-05-23 16:13:38 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)Open 

Enter by 5/26 at 11:59PM for your chance to win a copy of 
DOWN THE SHORE by Stan Parish and a matching Tote Bag!

“Down the Shore has it all: handsome prep-school guys, drugs, power brokers behaving badly, and sexcapades from Seaside Heights to Scotland.”
—Cosmo

Get the details here: http://ow.ly/xbZeN 
Read more about the book here: http://ow.ly/xbZyo

Enter by 5/26 at 11:59PM for your chance to win a copy of 
DOWN THE SHORE by Stan Parish and a matching Tote Bag!

“Down the Shore has it all: handsome prep-school guys, drugs, power brokers behaving badly, and sexcapades from Seaside Heights to Scotland.”
—Cosmo

Get the details here: http://ow.ly/xbZeN 
Read more about the book here: http://ow.ly/xbZyo___

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2014-05-22 15:54:46 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)Open 

Look who stopped by the Penguin Office today! 
Beatriz Williams,  +The New York Times-bestselling author of A HUNDRED SUMMERS is signing books of her upcoming THE SECRET LIFE OF VIOLET GRANT, which comes out Tuesday 5/27!

Read an Excerpt: http://bit.ly/1nhnGOE

“Another absorbing page-turner filled with romance and secrets…. Violet’s narrative will captivate readers with its intrigue…” —Library Journal

Look who stopped by the Penguin Office today! 
Beatriz Williams,  +The New York Times-bestselling author of A HUNDRED SUMMERS is signing books of her upcoming THE SECRET LIFE OF VIOLET GRANT, which comes out Tuesday 5/27!

Read an Excerpt: http://bit.ly/1nhnGOE

“Another absorbing page-turner filled with romance and secrets…. Violet’s narrative will captivate readers with its intrigue…” —Library Journal___

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