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2010-04-20 11:35:00

We Give Books Poll of Parents and Teens Underscores Benefits of Shared Experiences in Developing a Life of Giving WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Penguin Group and the Pearson Foundation today announced the launch of We Give Books, a new digital initiative that enables anyone with access to the Internet to put books in the hands of children who don't have them, simply by reading online.

2010-04-07 10:44:00

NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Clancy, #1 international bestselling author, bestselling videogame presenter and one of the preeminent and most prescient storytellers of our time, has written a modern-day techno-thriller like nothing he has ever done before called Dead or Alive.

2010-03-01 16:01:00

LOS ANGELES, March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- GIRLS GONE GREEN by Lynn Hirshfield (Puffin; 9780142414064; February 23, 2010; $11.99) is a fun, hip and inspiring book about girls who've taken the initiative to go green.

2009-07-30 10:06:00

NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC's Today show announced this morning that Ingrid Law's Newbery Honor winner and New York Times bestseller SAVVY will be Al Roker's next Book Club Pick.

2009-02-26 09:00:00

Author and illustrator Eric Carle's Beloved Book marks its 40th birthday on the first day of spring NEW YORK, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- March 20, 2009 marks the 40th anniversary of Eric Carle's preschool classic, The Very Hungry Caterpillar (Philomel Books; $21.99).

2009-01-29 08:00:00

Pennies for Peace Toolkit Inspired by Three Cups of Tea School-Building Movement NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Through Greg Mortenson's best-selling Three Cups of Tea and the author's Pennies for Peace organization, thousands of young people across the U.S.

2008-12-22 13:23:00

Introduction by Pulitzer Prize Winner Bill Keller, Executive Editor of The New York Times, with Principal Text by Jill Abramson, Managing Editor; Commentaries and Essays from Op-Ed Columnists Paul Krugman, Frank Rich, Thomas L.

2008-11-13 09:00:14

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Penguin Group (USA) (NYSE: PSO) today announced the second annual Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award, the international competition seeking the next popular novel.

2006-03-07 17:29:17

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan signed a deal on Tuesday to publish his memoirs with The Penguin Press, after a bidding war for a book about his life and vision for the future.

Word of the Day
  • An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
The word 'onomatope' is a back-formation from 'onomatopoeia'.