Register for the Penguin Random House 2021 Common Reading Virtual Author Event!

By Luis Diaz | October 15 2021 | General

Penguin Random House Common Reading Virtual Author Events 

November 11th, 2021

Click Here to RSVP

Penguin Random House Education would like to invite you to attend our Fall Virtual Author Event for Common Reading, which will take place on November 11th, 2021, from 1-2 pm ET (10am-11am PDT) featuring live presentations by Michael Sayman, US Senator Mazie K. Hirono, Heather McGhee, and Judith Heumann talking about their new books.


By filling out the RSVP form, you will secure your spot for the event, as well as receive digital access to each of the authors’ books in advance of the event.


How a Child of Immigrants Grabbed a Piece of the American Dream
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural, Ethnic & Regional - Hispanic & Latino
Biography & Autobiography - LGBTQ+
Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology
App Kid is an inspiring and deeply personal coming of age memoir from one of Silicon Valley’s youngest entrepreneurs—a second-generation immigrant who taught himself how to code as a thirteen-year-old and went on to claim his share of the American dream.
$27.00 US | $36.00 CAN
Sep 21, 2021
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
304 Pages

An Immigrant Daughter's Story
Biography & Autobiography - Political
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural, Ethnic & Regional - Asian & Asian American
Political Science - Women in Politics
The intimate and inspiring life story of Mazie Hirono, the first Asian-American woman and the only immigrant serving in the U.S. Senate
$28.00 US | $37.00 CAN
Apr 20, 2021
6 x 9
416 Pages

What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together
Social Science - Discrimination
Social Science - Social Classes & Economic Disparity
Political Science - Public Policy - Social Policy
Selected for common reading at:
$28.00 US | $37.00 CAN
Feb 16, 2021
6-1/8 x 9-1/4
448 Pages
One World
US, Canada, Open Mkt

An Unrepentant Memoir of a Disability Rights Activist
Biography & Autobiography - People with Disabilities
Social Science - People With Disabilities
History - Women
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year for Nonfiction One of the most influential disability rights activists in US history tells her personal story of fighting for the right to receive an education, have a job, and just be human.
$16.00 US | $22.00 CAN
Feb 23, 2021
5-1/2 x 8-1/2
232 Pages
Beacon Press
US, Canada, Open Mkt