Big Books of 2019 | Staff Picks: Raleigh
Who better to give book recommendations than the bookish experts? Penguin Random House employees are sharing their favorite reads every month. Browse below!
Raleigh is a Sales Coordinator for the Online and Digital Sales team. He likes when a book can surprise him, frighten him, or change how he thinks.
Check out the books he’s excited for that will be published in early 2019:
This one is a definitely a favorite in the sales department and beyond. It's written as an oral history of the rise of a fictional band in the 1970's, whose characters and eponymous band are so fully formed that you might catch yourself thinking of them alongside all the non-fictional bands from the 70's for... Read more >
An exciting and unique debut from an extremely promising young author, this is also a very timely book about female empowerment and friendship. It tells the story of a secret society of young women who gather after dark to gorge on food and commit a crime or two, all in the name of exploring and pushing the... Read more >
I was immediately drawn into this book just from its subtitle. Maintaining privacy and a sense of discretion in our hyper-connected world is an idea that I think intrigues a lot of people nowadays. Akiko Busch beautifully details the benefits of and strategies to avoiding the pressure of living a life completely... Read more >