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Penguin Books UK
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Weird and wonderful (and mostly weird) library collections around the world:… via @flavorwire
Looking for a little foodie inspiration this weekend? May we suggest @lee_the_vegan:…
To the weekend we go! Happy reading, Penguins.
"There are two kinds of people in the world, observers and non-observers..." Thanks to @igreads for pepping up our Friday afternoon with this stunning Steinbeck shot. #penguinspo #penguinstagram #bookstagram #books #steinbeck #staybookish
This @HuffPostBooks infographic on author's pseudonyms is suitably satisfying:
A happy Friday to you, Penguins! We know what we'll be up to this bank holiday weekend (clue: may involve books).
Some opening lines are simply splendid, aren't they? Ahead of @gosetawatchmanbook coming out this summer, we're rereading Scout's first adventures in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD. #bookstagram #penguinstagram #harperlee #tkam #openinglines
THE SUDDEN DEPARTURE OF THE FRASERS has us hooked (and a little nervous of our neighbours):…
"Our mothers’ fifty is not our fifty..." Start your day with @indiaknight's musings on age:…
What goes into making a book cover? We do like this dandy design blog from @vintagebooks:
Readers, we're curious: are there particular books that whisk you away to certain places?
"Reading brings us unknown friends." We couldn't agree more with Honoré de Balzac, born #onthisday
A mid-morning treat for all you crime fiction fans. @RuthWareWriter on Josephine Tey:
How do you adapt ALICE IN WONDERLAND for live performance? We speak to @AliceUnderLDN:
"In this painting of Leonardo's there was a smile so pleasing that it seemed divine rather than human." And @iqbl_'s #LittleBlackClassics portrait is divine indeed. #regram #penguinstagram #penguinspo #penguinclassics
As summer is on its way (apparently), we've been pondering on bikes, walking and books:
"This book tells of the marvellously efficient and highly organised life of the honey-bee..." This 1969 #vintageladybird edition of THE LIFE OF THE HONEY-BEE makes us Penguins feel quite slovenly, but we'll forgive any book that has such a charming cover. #vintageladybird #ladybirdmemorylanemonday #
"It is thanks to my evening reading alone that I am still more or less sane." - W. G. Sebald, born #onthisday
A merry competition, you say? To celebrate the launch of Puffin Rock on Nick Jr tonight, a new animation co-produced by Penguin Children's Books, we're giving away a limited edition print of an original illustration from the series. It's signed by the art director Lily Bernard and will be sent (unfr