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Random House Speakers on The New York Times Bestseller List for 04/20/2014

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST April 20th,  2014    PRINT HARDCOVER FICTION 19. GONE GIRL// Gillian Flynn    PRINT PAPERBACK NONFICTION 6. THE POWER OF HABIT// Charles Duhigg 10. WILD // Cheryl …


New projects on the horizon from speaker R.J. Palacio

RANDOM HOUSE CHILDREN’S BOOKS ANNOUNCES AUGUST 2014 PUBLICATION OF 365 DAYS OF WONDER, COMPANION BOOK TO #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING WONDER RANDOM HOUSE ALSO ACQUIRES WONDER E-ORIGINAL AND TWO …


WONDER, The #1 New York Times Bestselling Middle Grade Novel, Reaches 1 Million Copies Sold in North America

The Book that Sparked a National Movement Reaches 1 Million Mark in 18 Months October 10, 2013 (New York, NY)—Eighteen months after its release, WONDER, the #1 New York Times …


New Books by our Speakers Ori Brafman and Saïd Sayrafiezadeh

Going on sale today are The Chaos Imperative by Ori Brafman and Judah Pollack and Brief Encounters With The Enemy, a collection of short stories by Saïd Sayrafiezadeh. The Chaos Imperative: …


New Books by Authors and Speakers Colum McCann and Curtis Sittenfeld

On this week’s cover of the New York Times Book Review is Colum McCann’s TRANSATLANTIC, a soaring novel that spans continents, leaps centuries, and unites a cast of deftly rendered characters, both …


Congratulations to our speakers on Tennessee Volunteer State Book Awards

Congratulations to our speakers Norton Juster, R.J. Palacio, and Clare Vanderpool on their books being added to the 2014-2015 Tennessee Volunteer State Book Award. View the complete list here.


Speaker Markus Zusak on Mashable’s YA summer reading list

THE BOOK THIEF by speaker Markus Zusak named one of 23 books perfect for YA summer reading lists by Mashable.com. Read article here. 


Kristen Iversen on her life after FULL BODY BURDEN

A great piece by speaker Kristen Iversen on how her life has changed after publishing FULL BODY BURDEN.  Click here to read the full story on Chapter 16, and check out …


Oregon Spirit Book Awards 2012 Announcements

Congrats to speakers Marc Brown (WILD ABOUT YOU!) and Jennifer and Matthew Holm (SQUISH: THE POWER OF THE PARASITE) on their books being selected as Honor Books for the Oregon …


FULL BODY BURDEN by Kristen Iversen wins the Reading the West Book Award for non-fiction

Click here to see all of this year’s winners.


Gary Paulen and Clare Vanderpool featured on NPR’s Morning Edition

ROAD TRIP by speaker Gary Paulsen and NAVIGATING EARLY by speaker Clare Vanderpool was featured on NPR’s Morning Edition in a segment about children’s books. You can listen to the …


June Books on sale from Random House Speakers!

Excited about upcoming releases from Random House Speakers? So are we! Here’s what to look forward to on sale during the month of June! ________________________________________________________________________________________ 1. REVOLUTIONARY SUMMER by Joseph …