The Fiction category that seems never to slow down continues to increase into 2021. With PRH category performance up YTD 7.7% from 2020, this is a category we – and our customers – can never take our eyes off.
The growth of the manga subcategory (series-driven Japanese comic books and graphic novels) over the past years has been staggering. It is currently one of the fastest growing areas of comic books and narrative fiction, according to global information company The NPD Group, far outpacing growth in the total adult-comic/graphic-novel category.
The number of cyclists/bike riders in the U.S. has increased over the past three years from around 43 million to 47.5 million in 2017 (statista.com). With the Tour de France coming up in late June, cyclists may be more enthusiastic than ever. This title collection includes practical, inspirational, and historical titles about the sport.
One in five Americans listens to audiobooks, with those numbers increasing significantly during the pandemic. Audiobook consumers listen to relax, to be entertained, to escape, and to learn new things. Families listen together on car trips. People listen while working out, doing nothing, taking a quiet walk, cleaning the house.
March is Women’s History Month, which celebrates the vital role of women in American history. Remarkable female entrepreneurs, scientists, politicians, athletes, artists, and spies, among others, abound historically and today. Our first female Vice-President has been elected. A woman heads the European Central Bank for the first time ever. The first female president of the New York Stock Exchange has been appointed.
This year more than ever might be the right time to express gratitude to the everyday heroes who teach our children. This title list supplies great suggestions for booksellers who want to promote this idea to the many parents seeking to thank educators for their role in shaping our childrens’ minds, especially when the virtual classroom presents them with more challenges than ever.
On June 9th, the latest work from Joyce Carol Oates will hit shelves, NIGHT. SLEEP. DEATH. THE STARS. To mark this release, make sure your accounts are stocked up on her backlist titles available in Penguin Random House’s collection.
These are the essential books that form the foundations of a lifelong love of literature, the ones that stick with a reader forever and help to form their personal preferences. Discover the best classics the Penguin Random House backlist has to offer with this collection.
In today’s connected world, almost everyone is a digital citizen of some level. Read up on the top-selling fiction and nonfiction titles that tackle the topic of data privacy to make better-informed decisions on how to handle your own digital footprint.
Encouraging children to be creative has are many: heightened motor skills, stronger self-confidence, and improved decision-making—among many others. Penguin Random House has a wide selection of books and guides that can be used by children of all ages to explore their artistic sides through a variety of mediums.