Penguin India faces growing protests over withdrawal of Hinduism history
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Plot thickens for authors as Penguin and Random House merger creates £2.6bn powerhouse
For serious non-fiction works, when Penguin and Random House's Bodley Head are often the only two in the auction, competition will cease, says literary agent Clare Alexander. "They will continue to compete with each other unless they are the only two in the auction, but often for serious non-fiction, they are the only two in the auction. It will definitely diminish advances in the UK." Penguin Random House dismissed these concerns
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Lockwood, the new tenant of Thrushcross Grange on the bleak Yorkshire moors, is forced to seek shelter one night at Wuthering Heights, the home of his landlord. There he discovers the history of the events that took place years before: of the intense passion between the foundling Heathcliff and Catherine Earnshaw, and her betrayal of him.
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Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte Lockwood, the new tenant of Thrushcross Grange on the bleak Yorkshire moors, is forced to seek shelter one night at Wuthering Heights, the home of his landlord. There he discovers the history of the tempestuous events that took place years before: of the intense passion between the foundling Heathcliff and Catherine Earnshaw, and her betrayal of him.
Ren Daiyan was just a boy when he took the lives of 7 men while guarding an imperial magistrate of Kitai. Lin Shan is the daughter of a scholar, his beloved only child. In an empire divided by bitter factions circling an exquisitely cultured emperor who loves his gardens and his art far more than the burdens of governing, dramatic events on the northern steppe after the balance of power in the world, leading to events no one could have foretold.