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Occupation vs Happiness

In Happy Ever After Paul Dolan re-evaluates our measures of ‘success’.

The 6 Basic Rules of Tidying

After honing the art of tidying since the age of 15, Marie Kondo turned her attention to sharing her unique method with the world through her consultancy, two bestselling books and Netflix series, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo. Here are Marie's six rules of tidying.

A Conversation with Christopher Paolini

Author of Eragon shares insights into his fantastical series.

Researching Half Moon Lake

Author Kirsten Alexander on the podcast that sparked the idea for her debut novel.

My Inspirations For Writing The Rumour

I started writing this novel in August 2017, but the original idea came to me a few years before when someone I was working with passed on a rumour to me.

Staff Picks of 2018

Recommendations from the readers at Penguin Random House Australia.

Audiobook Your Holiday

Navigate new storylines on your summer getaway.

A Chef’s Christmas

Our foodie authors share their top tips for planning a festive feast.

5 Rugrats Adulting Tips We All Could Use Right Now

Because the struggle is real.

How to Balance Your Dosha in Summer

Advice on eating for your Dosha as the weather warms, from Eat Feel Fresh by Sahara Rose Ketabi.

Strange and Stunning: 5 Beautifully Unusual Flowers and Plants

Venturing beyond sunflowers and tulips and exploring the world of some truly unusual flowers and plants.

Grow Pots of Tomatoes

Advice on how to grow your very own tomatoes, from A Slice of Organic Life.

5 Inspiring Things We Learn About Michelle Obama in Becoming

Five facts the book has taught us about one of the most inspirational women of our time.

A Guide to the Reformation

New Jerusalem author Paul Ham outlines the short life and terrible death of Christendom's most defiant sect.

Know Your Grapes… Sangiovese

From Everything Happens for a Riesling, Grace De Morgan introduces a wine-derful red.

Heading West

John 'Roothy' Rooth detours to the Kimberley, home of the shapely boab tree.

On Design: Killing Commendatore

Suzanne Dean, creative director at Vintage, shares the creative process for designing the cover for Haruki Murakami’s latest novel.

Things to Try if Your Toddler Won’t Eat

In Babies & Toddlers, Kaz Cooke explains there will be days that your toddler will not be interested in much food, the next they’ll be ‘on the fang’. Keeping up with this can be frustrating, and patience is key. In Babies & Toddlers there are tips to get even the fussiest toddlers eating.

How Babies Change and Learn

In Babies & Toddlers, Kaz Cooke helps parents understand a child’s physical, emotional and communication development milestones, from six-week-old babies through to three-year-olds. Including hints on fun ways to encourage development, and when (or whether) to see a doctor, Babies & Toddlers has it covered.

The First Penguin Classic

The 1946 origin story of one of the world’s best-loved literary series.