We're thrilled to have 14 books featured on the longlist.
Candice Fox reveals secrets to success after latest Ned Kelly shortlisting.
In stores July 2021, until stocks run out.
And the winner is... James McKenzie Watson!
Penguin Random House authors and publisher Julie Watts recognised in this year's list.
We're delighted to announce the recipients of the 2021 Write It Fellowship.
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We are thrilled to share The Bass Rock by Evie Wyld has won the 2021 Stella Prize!
Scintillate your senses with the latest scent-sation in publishing.
We're thrilled to reveal the shortlist for the 2021 Penguin Literary Prize.
Acclaimed Memoir by Former First Lady of the U.S. Michelle Obama Has Sold More Than 15 Million Copies Worldwide
We are thrilled to announce that submissions for the annual Penguin Literary Prize are now open.
We’re thrilled to announce that the 2021 Penguin Random House Australia (PRHA) Write It Fellowship is open for submissions.
The presidential memoirs of Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States, will be published in two volumes.
Celebrate 80 years of Puffin in 2020.
We’re thrilled to share that Wiradjuri author Tara June Winch’s The Yield has won the 2020 Miles Franklin Literary Award.
June 18, 2020 — Penguin Random House announced today that one million copies of Bluey books have sold in Australia.
Winner to be announced on 16 July 2020.
And the winner is... Sophie Overett!
We’re delighted to announce the publication of Richard Flanagan’s new novel, The Living Sea of Waking Dreams, in October 2020.
Smiling Mind is Australia's #1 mindfulness app.
In 2020, our favourite lovable puppy celebrates his 40th birthday and we're celebrating!
For the first time, a children’s picture book has won the Australian Book Industry Awards prestigious Book of the Year prize.
Winners to be announced on Wednesday 13 May.
The dead man lived up the hill. We could have walked, if the world wasn’t ending and we didn’t have to bring him back.
The year Marcie Gill turned ten, three mysterious things happened.
When I got to the gym for basketball tryouts tonight, I counted twenty-eight kids. That meant twenty kids would make one of the two teams, and everyone else would get cut. So I liked my odds.
Max looked at his watch for the umpteenth time since they’d left home. ‘Do you really think this is a good idea?’...
“I swear to God, if we don’t get it this time, I’m going to kill you both.” Cami’s face is red with exertion.
The cold woke Bela up.
Thank you so much for picking up this book and peeling back the first page to discover its contents.
Here’s the thing about life-shattering days. They start just like any other.
Max looked at his watch, and a sinking realisation that he was late plunged through him.
She was a killer.
A country boy of ten living near Boneville was, recently, walking to his house in the vicinity of a large oak tree, when a violent storm arose.
It is so easy to overestimate the importance of one defining moment and underestimate the value of making small improvements on a daily basis.
He stepped onto the beach, the sand warm beneath his feet, his board tucked under his arm, and the memory came back to him.
‘Tie them up,’ Baron Lassigny ordered. ‘They’re under arrest.’
At ten o’clock of a rainswept morning in London’s West End, a young woman in a baggy anorak
I grew up in an Italian family that, not unusually, put great import on food.
I know I can do this, I know I can. Whatever anyone else says. It’s just a matter of perseverance.
I would like to say a few things about my first husband, William.
Angela Parawan was born in New York City and grew up in Virginia Beach.
I ’m not afraid of flying. The chances of dying in a plane crash for the average frequent flyer are one in eleven million.
He cradled the dead body in his hands.
They all knew how the fire started. It was the clogs.
JUNE 12, 1954— The drive from Salina to Morgen was three hours, and for much of it, Emmett hadn’t said a word.
Pre-emptively – it’s not an audition for a show and it’s not an ABC thing.
Our authors and staff recommend these chilling tales for Halloween.
We’ve all heard of the phenomena that is Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Bluey, but what is it that has made these beloved series so successful?! Here are some of our thoughts..
Find the perfect stocking stuffer or gift for a bookworm with our Christmas quiz.
Everybody is raving about Reese Witherspoon's book club — here are the reasons for its success.
Our top five books to read after bingeing the first season.
Grab a box of tissues because these books are sure to get the waterworks flowing.
Get excited for the TV adaptation of Taylor Jenkins Reid's bestselling novel.
We all want to buy a gift friends and family will love unwrapping this Christmas. Here are five tips for picking a book they'll want to devour.
Can a life without luxury actually be the richest of all?
It's time to let your favourite bookshop know you love them. Here are some simple ways you can celebrate Love Your Bookshop Day.
If you've worn out your favourite song perhaps it's time to switch to an audiobook that matches the mood of your best-loved banger.
As year 12 students prepare for their exams, author of Atomic Habits, James Clear, has some simple tips that could help.
When Garry Linnell stumbled across the grisly story of Frederick Deeming, he knew it was the one he wanted to tell.
Greg Mullins, former Commissioner of Fire and Rescue NSW, predicts parts of Australia will record 50C days in just decades to come.
The shortlist for the 2021 Booker Prize has been announced, with four Penguin Random House novels named.
Hugh van Cuylenburg was being interviewed on a national radio station when he surprised himself with an admission.
Light-emitting Mushrooms and the High Priestess of Soul; The song behind The What On Earth Institute of Wonder.
Two authors — who are also dads — share their tips on how fathers can get a moment to themselves.
Reading offers us entertainment and a quick escape from reality, but did you know about these other hidden health benefits?
Celebrate the 75th anniversary of Penguin Classics with a quiz to test your knowledge!
Take our quiz to discover which books match your dad's personality so you can buy the perfect Father's Day gift.
Show them you know them by picking a book that perfectly matches your dad.
The top tips for sprucing your bookshelf during the annual spring clean.
There is one act that will help lift your mood in just minutes as we prepare to enter the new spring season.
A delicious multi-purpose sauce from Good Food Every Day.
The burnt Basque cheesecake surely owes its newfound popularity in part to #lockdown 2020.
A fresh and delicious lasagne to enjoy regularly.
There is, I have to confess, no need to put the vodka in the blackberry compote that accompanies these, but it does add to the sense of occasion.
What appeals to me about this salad is the combination of lightly poached chicken, bean sprouts, spring onions and herbs with roasted chopped nuts and sesame seeds, and the slightly gloopy fish sauce, lime juice and chilli dressing.
These top 5 most-liked recipes made it into MADE BY MORGAN.
These chickpeas have had their fair share of Insta fame for a multitude of reasons.
This dessert ticks all our flavour boxes.
Freeform galettes are one of the easiest types of tart you can make – the dough is wonderfully forgiving.
Learn to make the famous scrolls of Bistro Morgan Bakehouse.
A simple pasta dish that you can whip up in minutes from Claudia Roden's Med.
Enjoy this aromatic Arabian rice as a side dish for a delicious dinner.
With cocktail sauce, avo, tomatoes & crispy pancetta crumbs.
A pleasure to make, this cake is joyous served with a cup of tea.
A colourful and bold dish that unleashes another side to this tender vegetable.
Morgan Hipworth's best brownies ever.
A beautiful Black Forest-inspired babka that's sure to impress.
Quick to make and even quicker to eat!
A delicious wonton recipe from Kylie Kwong to try at home.
People have requested this recipe the most after hearing about it in the Ed Sheeran episode.
Cookie dough, but it's healthy? Yep. We play to win the game.
An epic celebration cake topped with decadent marshmallow icing.
A comforting lamb dish with potatoes, wine and passata.
The perfect pizza for chilli lovers.
Bestselling author of DEADLY, UNNA? on his latest coming-of-age YA novel, THE BREAK.
Bursting full of children’s curiosity Everything Under the Sun is a glorious celebration of life on earth.
Five minutes with one of Australia’s most beloved children’s authors
'I want reading my novels to feel like walking through a forest or swimming in the ocean, to offer a breath of fresh air and remind readers of the beauty that still remains in the world.'
The debut author of the YA novel soon to hit Netflix on discipline, working with Daniel Kaluuya, and the complications of writing about time travel.
The Penguin Literary Prize winner on inspiration, advice and what's next.
Meet the author-illustrator and autism advocate behind A Different Sort of Normal.
The bestselling author discusses tapping back into Jack's world, twisty-turny stories and her favourite crime dramas.
Meet Anna Zobel, author and illustrator of Little Gem.
A Glasshouse of Stars author on second-person narration, immigration and childhood fears.
The Great Circle author on inspiring travel, research and spending seven years on her latest novel.
Vintage Creative Director Suzanne Dean and artist Lena Peters on circles, Murakami and monkeys.
The Jam Queens author on the joy of writing foodie fiction.
House of Hollow author on ghost doors, googling corpses and advice to aspiring YA authors.
The Emotional Female author on writing, toxic workplaces and what's next.
The Welcome To Nowhere River author on the art of noticing, the importance of community and finding time to write.
The Tour author on royalty, research and writing historical fiction.
The Silent Listener author on the best and hardest things about finishing her debut novel.
The Funny Thing About Norman Foreman author on grief, happiness and her favourite comedy legend.
The Lioness author shares a message of love, determination and hope.
The international ballet star on dance, deafness and discipline.
The Future Women team reflect on the themes of Untold Resilience and extraordinary women interviewed for the book.
Lee Child and younger brother Andrew have collaborated for the first time on The Sentinel and Jack Reacher fans are in for a treat.
The Australian actress on the daunting task of narrating The Living Sea of Waking Dreams audiobook for Booker Prize winning author (and family friend) Richard Flanagan.
Learn to draw Greg Heffley!
Jump into the pages of this incredible anthology and learn about unusual prehistoric creatures.
You are the voice that needs to be heard!
Enjoy hands-on learning with Henry on his camping trip.
Take the aptitude test to find out!
Learn about iconic artists and what they inspired them in this fun activity pack! Children will be encouraged to showcase their creativity and use famous techniques to create their own work of art.
A curious question for every day of the year.
Download activities for school and home.
illustrated by Jason Chatfield
Encourage adventurous children to get creative and learn about the outdoors in this fun activity pack.
How do little kids become sporting superstars? Find out in this inspiring activity pack featuring three Olympic legends.
Pre-schoolers will love to play hide-and-seek with Magoo, the fun and loveable red dog from We Love You Magoo!
A sweet and funny picture book for anyone who loves dinosaur fossils, friends and cheese sandwiches.
Step outside and discover the science that surrounds you
Step outside and discover the science that surrounds you.
Take an awe-inspiring journey through space history!
Find joy inside on a rainy day with Milly and her classmates.
Zoë Foster Blake's beloved character Fart is back. Together with his new friend Burp, they're off on an adventure to use their bad pongs for good!
Download the poster by Abigail Balfe.
And other great ideas for indoor days.
Meet Coco, Poppy and Rusty!
Jelly flubber! Wobbly gong!
Make your own Stand Up! Speak Up! mini-book.
Help Ginger and Mike find these 16 hidden items in his messy bedroom.
Two friends. Ten summer trips. Their last chance to fall in love.
A fun rock 'n' roll story that's perfect for book club.
Take your book club on an enthralling journey over oceans and continents.
A glitteringly dark and unsettling debut that's perfect for book club.
Let Judy Nunn take you on a scintillating journey through the golden age of Australian show business.
An uplifting Australian drama from rural midwife and bestselling author Fiona McArthur.
Get your very own book club off the ground with these tips from The Wattle Island Book Club author.
A story filled with courage, passion and hope to share with your reading group.
An exciting new thriller from the author of The Girl on the Train to discuss with your book club.
A magnificent literary pick for book club.
A desert highway. A remote town. A murder that won’t stay hidden.
A timely and uplifting story about the importance of community and connection from much-loved author Barbara Hannay.
Part thriller, part redemptive love story, and sure to be a crowd-pleaser at your next book club meeting.
Ponder whether one life is worth more than another with Fiona McIntosh's latest thriller.
A (Penguin Literary Prize) winning pick for book club.
This heart-stopping thriller set on the rugged coast of Tasmania is an excellent choice for book club.
An award-winning pick for your next book club meeting.
What could drive a mother to do the unthinkable?
A captivating novel about love, sacrifice, secrets and resilience that's perfect for book club.
A pick for book club that's warm, witty and wise.
An exquisite, heartbreakingly beautiful gem of a novel for anyone who loved Wonder, Lenny's Book of Everything, A Monster Calls or When You Reach Me.
Track down your reading group to discuss Candice Fox's latest thriller.
A beautiful and uplifting story to share with your reading group.
Explore themes of motherhood, secrets and family lore with your book club.