Windmill Books is a British publishing imprint founded in 2009 as part of the Random House Group, which is now known as Penguin Random House following a merger in 2013. Windmill Books publishes fiction and non-fiction books in a wide range of genres, including literary fiction, historical fiction, memoir, biography, and more.
The imprint is known for publishing critically acclaimed books by a diverse range of authors, including Kate Atkinson, Mohsin Hamid, Anne Tyler, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Rachel Cusk. Some notable books published by Windmill Books include “A Brief History of Seven Killings” by Marlon James, which won the Man Booker Prize in 2015, and “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca Skloot, which was a New York Times bestseller and was adapted into a film starring Oprah Winfrey.
Windmill Books aims to publish books that engage, challenge, and entertain readers, and it has a reputation for promoting new and emerging voices in the literary world.