News for Authors

May, 2022

Celebrating Ten Years of the Author...

May, 2022

A Decade of Author News: The Most...

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Bookish Apparel Brand Out of Print Extends 30 Percent Discount for PRH Authors

by Out Of Print|May, 2022

Bookish apparel brand Out of Print is celebrating the tenth anniversary of the PRH Author Newsletter by extending a 30 percent discount on all merchandise, exclusively for PRH authors. To receive this discount, use code AUTHOR30 at checkout or click this link (expires June 1).

Read on to find out more about Out of Print’s latest collections:

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Author Portal Homepage Redesign & Author University Videos on Demand

by Phil Stamper-Halpin|April, 2022

It’s been a busy month for the Author Development team! We’re excited to share two of our latest projects: Author University 2022 and key updates to the Author Portal homepage. Read on to learn more! Read more

Coming Together to Fight Against Book Bans

by Penguin Random House U. S.|April, 2022

As publishers, we are grounded by our beliefs in the inherent value of the open exchange of ideas, and in the power of narratives to broaden perspectives and strengthen human empathy. But these beliefs—and equitable access to books—are under serious threat. Book bans are not new, but the dramatic increase in bans and challenges, along with the change in tactics, is unprecedented.

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5 Things You Can Do to Prepare for Your Marketing & Publicity Introduction

by Neda Dallal|April, 2022

Six to nine months before publication, you’ll meet your marketing and publicity team to start strategizing your book’s promotion. Here are five things you can do in advance to help your team optimize your campaigns.

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Your Invitation to Author University 2022: Master Classes for Authors

by The Author Newsletter Team |March, 2022

Penguin Random House is thrilled to invite you to Author University 2022: Master Classes for Authors, a virtual learning event featuring a selection of breakout authors and publishing experts sharing their advice and insights on how to pitch your book, tips for debut authors, and more. Author University is completely free and open to every Penguin Random House author.

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Summer Moments 2022 Is Here!

by Grant Griglak |March, 2022

Seeking content from all over the world . . . grappling with the realities of the climate crisis . . . dealing with existential challenges facing the nation . . . Read on to learn more about Moments.

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TikTok Tips from the Booktokers Reimagining the PRH Account

by Kelsey Manning |March, 2022

Our marketers know that if we want to engage the next generation of readers, we need to be active on TikTok. That’s why the PRH Consumer Marketing team is excited to announce that we’ve partnered with two amazing TikTok influencers—Kimberly Nwokorie and Simone Siew—to reimagine the Penguin Random House account to maximize current book sales while creating future demand for our authors and books.

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