Penguin Random House Audio
Penguin Random House Audio is the UK’s leading publisher of audiobooks. We bring together our amazing authors and the world’s very best acting talent to create exceptional listening experiences; from the finest stories and ideas for adults to entertainment and education for children and families.
The classics retold
Whether we’re working with Michael Sheen on his award-winning narration of Philip Pullman’s La Belle Sauvage, recording our 3D-audio edition of James and the Giant Peach with its rich soundtrack of specially-commissioned sound effects, or creating a completely immersive full-cast recording of Sylvain Neuvel’s science-fiction epic Only Human, we’re always looking for new ways to create audio editions which are simultaneously faithful to the book and unique experiences in their own right.
We are also the publisher of BBC Audio, bringing you their incredible catalogue of radio shows: full-cast adaptations of works ranging from Neil Gaiman’s Anansi Boys to Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels, the works of Jane Austen and the plays of Noel Coward; contemporary crime and thrillers including Tracks, The Inspector Chen Mysteries and Stone; brand new comedy from Joe Lycett, Susan Calman and Bridget Christie; as well as classic listener favourites such as Poirot’s Finest Cases, The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy and I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue.
The Penguin Podcast
Hosted by David Baddiel and Katy Brand, our award winning fortnightly podcast takes a deep dive into the creative process of some of our top authors, including Salman Rushdie, Sebastian Faulks, Zadie Smith and Stephen Fry.