We're excited to announce four of our authors have made it to the shortlist.
To celebrate 40 years of Tim Winton's publishing career, we are re-releasing 18 of his titles with all new book covers.
Congratulations to our five authors who have been longlisted for the awards.
A huge congratulations to Wiradjuri writer Tara June Winch on her recent achievement.
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.
ERIC CARLE, 1929 – 2021
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.
In the summer of 1984, a country policeman was selected to play cricket for Australia. And this is what happened.
When is the last time you had fun? I’m serious. Think about it.
The first three men came stumbling into town shortly after ten a.m., babbling of dark shapes and eerie screams and their missing buddy Scott and their other buddy Tim, who set out from their campsite before dawn to get help.
He had not allowed for the weight. The cold he anticipated, the water’s sluggish buoyancy, this too he considered.
Am I strong enough?
THE VIDEO SHOWS a little girl alone in her bedroom.
The first time the witch asked Marynka to bring her a heart, she had just turned thirteen.
Are you born to be something, or is it your childhood that shapes who you become?
There aren’t many rules of singlehood, but I have made a few for myself in the two (if anyone asks, but really it’s four) years in which I’ve been single.
THERE WAS A STONE under my right buttock, but I didn’t want to move.
Tim Goode grabbed the edge of the desk and pushed his padded chair away from the radar console, rolling it forward and back, bleeding off nervous energy while he took a scant moment to study the electronic blip moving northeast.
Matthew Butler cocked his head to one side, considering the big-boned blonde in front of him.
A fly landed on the rim of his water glass.
The moment the metal box speaks her name, Amor knows it’s happened.
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.
This story takes place in the near future.
We are going through dark times.
The Pratt & Whitney radial engines rasped and hunted as they struggled to inhale the high-altitude air.
Thank you so much for picking up this book and peeling back the first page to discover its contents.
Cooper Not Out author Justin Smith chats to audiobook narrator Matt Day about his delightfully uplifting Australian novel.
These books debunk diet myths and teach you how to eat well for happiness and health.
Do you want to save money or change a habit? We have five books that will empower you to achieve your goals in 2022.
The most popular books of the year, written by Australian authors.
Tips to help you pick a reading goal and achieve it.
The author of the much-loved series offers a behind-the-scenes look at how she creates her eye-catching book covers.
Get ready to put pen to paper with this activity from Hugh van Cuylenburg's book Let Go.
The Resilience Project co-founder reveals a different side in his new no-holds-barred book tackling feelings of shame.
The bestselling author of Gifts of Imperfection and Dare to Lead on the vastness of human emotion.
Five students get detention, only four leave alive. How far would you go to protect your secrets?
Make the lead-up to the holidays magical with these merry reads.
A list of page turners we recommend you read this year.
Your zodiac sign could be key to discovering your next great read.
The TV chef has revealed the one Christmas favourite he leaves off the menu.
The TV chef shares his secrets to successfully entertaining friends and family over the holidays.
We're on the lookout for aspiring authors wanting to tell their story.
It's third time lucky for Damon Galgut, who won the Booker Prize after being shortlisted twice before.
Karl Quinn delves into why the Australian accent sounds like it does and the biggest misconceptions about it.
Can a chemical reaction in your brain really decide your romantic future? Or have we been sold a fairytale?
Should I wear an apron or bikini to a BBQ? How do I trap a husband? Does my period make me poisonous? Advice column with a difference.
Kaz Cooke debunks bonkers advice fed to women for centuries, starting with their bodies and a 'need' for shapewear.
There are so many women who have achieved remarkable things in history, but it's likely you've never heard of them.
Bestselling Australian author of The Godmothers explores the joy of writing Marcie Gill and the Caravan Park Cat, her first book for kids.
Our authors and staff recommend these chilling tales for Halloween.
Don't compromise on flavour in this delicious blackberry shortcake recipe from the Healthy Vegan Air Fryer Cookbook.
An easy meal to whip up from mostly store-cupboard ingredients.
A simple and tasty meal absolutely packed with veg that can be whipped up in no time.
A succulent and flavourful recipe from Smoking Foods.
A creamy, gut-loving treat from Eat More, Live Well.
Enjoy this winning combination from Eat More, Live Well.
With Burgundy, bacon, button mushrooms & baby onions.
A dairy-free and gluten-free tart that's full of flavour.
An extra tasty roast that the whole family will love.
Don’t eat s*** pies. Eat this one instead.
A ripper of a tiramisu jammed with delicious calories that are every bit worth it.
Try your hand at this classic Christmas recipe from Rebecca Wilson.
The perfect roast with apple sauce for special occasions.
The cake is not only vegan, it’s also gluten free – but most of all, it’s delicious.
This is the perfect recipe not only for indoors by also for the barbecue.
A delicious rice dish from Matt Preston's World of Flavour.
You'll have to try this recipe for yourself to determine if it really is the world's best biscuit.
Soak up memories of eating way too many Jaffas with this increds brownie recipe.
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.
The much-loved author chats to us about researching The Spy's Wife on the cusp of the pandemic starting, studying 1930s German history and baking cherry cakes.
Author shares story behind Australia’s longest-running comic strip
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.
Test your grammar with this fun DK activity pack!
Download these free activity sheets for the holidays.
Feel prepared for the school year with this maths activity pack!
Join Bluey and Bingo on their trip to Hammerbarn!
Join the Penguin Teen read-a-thon this summer.
Bluey and Bingo need the help of your colouring pencils!
Happy holidays from Bluey, Bingo, Bandit and Chilli Heeler.
Let's go camping with the Heelers!
Based on the book and episode, Christmas Swim.
Build some fun Christmas decorations using your LEGO blocks with this activity pack! Download your free activity pack here.
Play these fun games using LEGO bricks with friends and family, at home or over video call! Download your free activity pack here.
Colour in Marcie and George, the cat.
Get ready for Halloween with this awesome LEGO activity pack! Create a garden of ghoulish gourds or build some spooky skulls to surprise your party guests with.
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.
A compelling and inventive novel in five parts to share with your book club.
Much loved author Fiona McIntosh is back with an historical adventure to enjoy with your book club.
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.