Now this is a good-looking book, if ever we saw one.
on the design process: po.st/NoiseofTimeCMYK
"To produce a mighty book, you must choose a mighty theme."
Wise words from Herman Melville, who died #onthisday
"It is the city of secrets, a millennium of skills.."
From Edmund De Waal's THE WHITE ROAD: po.st/FromTheWhiteRo…
"To produce a mighty book, you must choose a mighty theme." The remarkable Herman Melville on writing. #Penguinstagram #Penguinspo #bookstagram
Thanks to @triinbooks for this masterly monochrome Kafka snap. #Penguinspo #Penguinstagram #regram
"I was lost and I did not expect to be found again..." What better way to start the week than by revisiting Laurie Lee's heady, golden-hazed classic, CIDER WITH ROSIE? What's on your bookshelf this week? #ciderwithrosie #Penguinstagram #Penguinspo
The design process behind LIVE THIS BOOK, which is packed with literary titbits like this:
Now. How would you like to listen to an extract from Tom McCarthy's #ManBooker2015
shortlisted novel, SATIN ISLAND? po.st/SatinIslandAud…
How CIDER WITH ROSIE could have been CIDER WITH MAISIE, BETTY or even DORIS: po.st/BehindCiderWit… @vintagebooks
Seeing as William the Conqueror set sail for England #onthisday
, this jolly historical jape rather comes to mind.
An extract from Ian Kershaw's engrossing new foray into European history, TO HELL AND BACK: po.st/FromToHellAndB…
So we're readying ourselves for #DoctorWho
by reading up on the Time Lord's correspondence:
Oh don't mind us, we're just sitting over here, mesmerised, watching Joji Koyama colouring in ELSEWHERE: po.st/Elsewhere1
On designing the cross-stitch cover for @Elif_Safak
's THE FORTY RULES OF LOVE: po.st/40RulesofLoveC…
' midnight opening for @terryandrob
's THE SHEPHERD'S CROWN? Watch what went on here: po.st/ShepherdsCrown… #Discworld
‘To cocktail’ was coined as a verb by F. Scott Fitzgerald in 1928. Which leads us to @vintagebooks
' latest podcast: po.st/TheSpiritsVint…
“Wonder. Go on and wonder.”
William Faulkner, born #onthisday
Lose yourself in VARGIC'S MISCELLANY OF CURIOUS MAPS: po.st/VargicsMiscell…
...including this map of literature: po.st/MapofLiterature
Our afternoon reading looks a little like this.
For Morrissey's musings on LIST OF THE LOST: true-to-you.net
"Ezra, Nails, Harri, Justy. You'd dig hard and deep to excavate four names quite so unusual..." The opening lines from Morrissey's debut novel, LIST OF THE LOST, which we're thrilled to be reading today. #Penguinstagram #Penguinspo #listofthelost
A thought-provoking read: from Misha Glenny's NEMISIS: po.st/NemesisExtract
Today's #throwbackthursday is a swashbuckling, sea-faring, timber-shivering tale of derring-do: LORD HORNBLOWER. #tbt #Penguinstagram #Penguinspo
To celebrate @jojomoyes
' AFTER YOU being in bookshops today, we're having a little bookshop fun.. #AfterYouBookHunt
"Reserving judgements is a matter of infinite hope."
Words from the wondrous F. Scott Fitzgerald, born #OnThisDay
Fancy finding out 10 facts about DRACULA author Bram Stoker? Well.. po.st/10BramStokerFa…