Want to lose yourself in another world? That’s the joy of fiction. Whether you’re looking to solve a crime in the hugely popular Thursday Murder Club series, or to explore the dystopian fantasy of The Handmaid’s Tale, novels change the way you see the world. Some of our most popular authors include Zadie Smith, Richard Osman and Lisa Jewell, but we are constantly publishing new talent, too. Whether you like classics, crime, fantasy, or short stories, our books offer something for everyone.
Book club reads
Award winners and nominees
Beautiful stories to transport you
Books adapted into films and TV
We asked you for your must-read classics; in honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, here is one book for her every year, from iconic bestsellers to lesser-known gems.
Gripping reads that will have you hooked
We base the design of our mugs on iconic Penguin book covers. Spot your favourite classic or discover a new one.