Ellen Pao has just received a book deal for an upcoming memoir about her experiences in the tech industry, from her discrimination lawsuit against her former employer, the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, as well as her experiences working for Reddit. Spiegel & Grau, a Random House imprint, has acquired the book, which will be titled Reset.Read More
Naomi Novik's latest book is set for release on May 19th and Random House has given The Mary Sue the exclusive debut of the trailer!Read More
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Random Penguin, Penguin House, Random Penguin House, Enter the Igloo: Guys, You Could’ve Done Better
Does anyone else think their new logo makes the penguin look like a terrifying giant, one evil eye fixed on humanity?
We here at Geekosystem may have spent most of yesterday arguing about what the newly-formed Penguin Random House publishing company should have made their logo (top idea: a penguin rising out of a house like the sun?), but the merger of two of the Big Six publishing companies does have implications beyond what could have been a much cooler new name.Read More