PRH sells Sam Copeland's debut in 17 languages

Penguin Random House Children’s has sold Charlie Changes Into a Chicken, the debut children’s book by literary agent Sam Copeland, in 17 languages. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2018-08-30 00:00:00 UTC ]
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PRH Creates New U.S. Spanish-language Division

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S&S sells Steadman's middle-grade series in 23 languages

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Fourth Estate signs PRH editor's 'dazzling' debut for six figures

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Europa sells Ferrante's Lying Life audio to PRH

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Pearson Sells Last 25% of PRH to Bertelsmann

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Pearson sells remaining stake in PRH, Fallon to depart

Pearson is selling its remaining 25% stake in Penguin Random House to Bertelsmann, as its c.e.o. John Fallon prepares to retire next year.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Hungry Caterpillar author Eric Carle sells company to PRH

Eric Carle, the author and illustrator behind such children's classics as The Very Hungry Caterpillar, has decided at the age of 90 to sell his company to Penguin Random House. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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PRH Children's showcase features Blackman, Boyne and Copeland

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