Date: 2017-05-13 10:36 pm (UTC)
novin_ha: Buffy: gotta be a sacrifice (0)
From: [personal profile] novin_ha
I think Doubleday is.. not small and part of Random House! My first ever English-language typical hardcover edition* of anything was Doubleday Pratchett's Monstrous Regiment which my mom brought me from a work trip to the UK. And they have some imprints that publish a lot, I guess.

And Viking is, I think, part of Penguin? Both of them publish a lot of mainstream fiction, which is probably where I know them from.

*Poland doesn't really have this thing with hardcover editions coming out long before or being larger, so it was a really strange experience for me.

I've been meaning to try out Alderman - I really liked her short story I read in Granta best writers under 40 volume, and I liked her collaboration with Atwood. But the book was so expensive - and isn't exactly cheap even now.

I do have Yoon Ha Lee on my e-reader since I bought it on some sale, but for now, I'm making my way through Jaran.
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