Advertisement

Topic: Penguin

Intriguing or Insulting? Some Russians Object to This Penguin Ad Quoting Turgenev

Publisher defends campaign in the London Tube

Penguin is running a series of posters in the London Underground featuring quotes from classic literature. But the quote it's pulled from Ivan Turgenev's Fathers and Sons has led to…

Did Penguin Just Design the Worst Book Cover of All Time on Purpose?

Creepy image for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory provokes outcry

The 50th anniversary publication of Roald Dahl's children's classic Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is leaving a bad taste in some mouths. Controversy surrounds the cover of the Penguin Modern Classics…

Penguin E-Book Biz Up 128%

Electronic sales now total 14 percent of the publisher's revenue

In a half-year earnings disclosure from Penguin’s parent company Pearson, the firm announced that Penguin’s global e-book sales grew 128 percent over the last year and now totals 14 percent…

Advertisement
Advertisement