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Vintage crowned winners of The PEN Quiz 2017

A team of authors and publishers captained by Vintage Publishing director Rachel Cugnoni has won the 15th English PEN Quiz, which took place last night at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel London. The winners narrowly beat the team of literary agents, named in honour of David Miller, into second place after a tense final round.

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Damian Barr to host 2017 PEN Quiz

Damian Barr is an award-winning writer, journalist and host of his own infamous Literary Salon at the Savoy. His memoir Maggie & Me, published by Bloomsbury, was BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week and Sunday Times Memoir of the Year.  His debut novel, You Will Be Safe Here, will be published by Bloomsbury in 2018. Damian covers

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Penguin crowned winners of the 2015 PEN Quiz

The winners narrowly beat the team from The Times into second place after a tense final round. The Independent/Evening Standard team came third. The PEN Quiz is English PEN’s major annual fundraising event. Twenty-three teams drawn from the world of journalism, publishing and the law took part. Penguin’s victory is the first for a publishing

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