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Susan Hall

Susan Hall received her master’s degree in illustration from Syracuse University and worked for 12 years at Hallmark Cards. She then became a freelance illustrator specializing in picture books and educational activity books for children and has illustrated more than 75 books, including Dora and the Winter Games and The Big Birthday Surprise (Nella the Princess Knight). She works out of her studio in Dallas, Texas, assisted by her three cats.

Books

Celebrating 100 years of James Baldwin

In celebration of James Baldwin, the literary legend and civil rights champion, and the centennial of his birth, we are sharing a collection of his work.   James Baldwin (1924–1987) was a novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic. His first novel, Go Tell It on the Mountain, appeared in 1953 to excellent reviews, and his essay collections Notes

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The New York Times’s 100 Best Books of the 21st Century

The New York Times recently published their list “100 Best Books of the 21st Century.” We are pleased to announce that there are 49 titles published from Penguin Random House and its distribution clients included in this list. Browse our collection of Penguin Random House titles here. Browse the full list from The New York

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