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.@BBCNews on towns with a connection to ALICE IN WONDERLAND:… #Alice150
Thanks to @vivatramp for snapping her scintillating bookshelf - we're more than a tad proud of our newly designed Penguin Essentials, from BILLY LIAR to A PASSAGE TO INDIA. What's on your reading list this week? #regram #penguinspo #penguinstagram #penguinessentials
Just the thing to pep up your Monday morning: this perky 1966 edition of THE GINGERBREAD BOY. #vintageladybird #ladybirdbooks #memorylanemonday #ladybirdmemorylanemonday #penguinstagram
Just the ticket for your Monday morning: an extract from @maryportas' superb SHOP GIRL:
“I write this sitting in the kitchen sink.” A rather brilliant opening line from Dodie Smith to start your Monday.
From MORVERN CALLAR to PARADISE, @vintagebooks share five of their favourite Scottish classics…
"The great enemy of clear language is insincerity..." offers George Orwell on writing: #Penguin80
A #PenguinPodcast featuring @RichardEGrant AND Bridget Christie, you say? Happy listening:…
"These shops are places where the bell always pings as you open the door..." #Penguin80
.@vintagebooks pay a visit to Joe Sumner's studio with @eviewyld to see how EVERYTHING IS TEETH was illustrated:…
Pratchett Fans! The Shepherd's Crown Official Midnight Opening has been announced!…
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What will you be reading this weekend? Next up on our reading list is Lydia Davis' most excellent THE END OF THE STORY. #penguinspo #penguinstagram #weekendreading
Don't forget that in 2 weeks you can join us for a literary stroll through London (and hopefully a drink in the park)
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Well aren't these good enough to eat? #penguinstagram #penguinspo #bookstagram
We're celebrating 80 years of publishing with wise words on writing from some rather fine authors indeed: #Penguin80
Poetry on film: a short film based on "Situation 7" from Claudia Rankine's CITIZEN collection
"And isn't it appalling easy to think yourself a great man when you're not burdened by the faintest notion that men like Rembrandt, Beethoven, Dante or Napoleon ever lived? he has no idea that there are values in this world other than chess and money, he has every reason to feel pleased with h
This week's video is our 5 picks coming out in August and as always you can win the lot!…
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Well we couldn't celebrate 80 years of publishing Penguin paperbacks without the odd orange offering, could we? Today's #throwbackthursday pick is a Steinbeck double whammy of OF MICE AND MEN and CANNERY ROW. Do you have a trusty old orange paperback you'd like to share? #tbt #penguinstagram #pengui
70 years on, Eric Schlosser discusses #Hiroshima, John Hersey and putting history on the page:…
Well, would you look at that. @mental_floss dip into the history of the Penguin logo:
If you're making your way to @WildernessHQ, do take a peep at @vintagebooks' lovely literary line-up: #vintagelive
Doesn't Miranda France's THE DAY BEFORE THE FIRE have the most covetable cover? Which handsome covers are you currently hankering after? #penguinspo #penguinstagram #bookstagram
A quiz to while away the afternoon: how well do you know LITTLE WOMEN: via @GuardianBooks

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