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Lisa Jewell on the complexity of characters in Then She Was Gone

Lisa Jewell reflects on the depiction of Laurel Mack - a heartbroken mother who sleepwa...

Isabelle Broom on researching locations for her novels

Isabelle Broom talks about her writing process and how she goes about researching the l...

Marian Keyes introduces The Break

Amy's husband Hugh has run away to 'find himself'. But will he ever come ba...

Alison Weir on writing about England's medieval queens

Queens of the Conquest is the first in a new series exploring the fascinating lives of ...

How to write historical fiction

Writing a novel set in another time period can sometimes be challenging. Lesley Downer,...

Cathy Bramley's 5 favourite things about being a writer

After eighteen years running her own marketing agency, Cathy Bramley took the plunge an...

Why diversity in books is so important

Lola Jaye, author of Orphan Sisters, on the importance of expanding writers of colour i...

How to write a picture book for children

Daddy, I Can't Sleep author Alan Durant gives his top tips on creating a picture bo...

The Music Shop playlist by Rachel Joyce

Music is central to Rachel Joyce's latest novel The Music Shop – here are some of t...

Nicci French

Nicci French, the husband and wife thriller-writing duo Nicci Gerard and Sean French, o...

On Truman Capote and Richard Avedon

Laura Stickney, Editorial Director at Penguin Press, sheds light on the lifelong collab...

Designing Penguin Modern Classics (Part 3)

Celebrating the design history of Penguin Modern Classics, Henry Eliot, Creative Editor...

Gavin Chait: 'I am free and my word is free'

Author Gavin Chait, talks about how his experience as an immigrant shaped his writing s...

Suzanne Dean on designing the cover of Bluets

Vintage Creative Director Suzanne Dean describes the journey of the cover of Maggie Nel...

Designing Penguin Modern Classics (Part 2)

Celebrating the design history of Penguin Modern Classics, Henry Eliot, Creative Editor...

Designing Penguin Modern Classics (Part 1)

Celebrating the design history of Penguin Modern Classics, Henry Eliot, Creative Editor...

Watch the trailer for Centaur by Declan Murphy

Declan Murphy was one of the most brilliant jockeys of his generation, until an acciden...

Ruth Rendell

Groundbreaking novelist Ruth Rendell died in May 2015 – here we publish a piece she wro...

Are you ready for the 2017 festival season?

Michael Odell's The Festival Book is full of hilarious anecdotes, handy tips and ph...

Lesley Pearse on character inspiration and travelling the world

Lesley Pearse on how travelling around the world inspires her characters, and her tende...

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