Random House to publish book by 17-year-old Wattpad star

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Random House to publish book by 17-year-old Wattpad star

Apr 03 2013

Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books, has announced that it will publish e-book and print editions of The Kissing Booth, a debut book by Beth Reekles, a 17-year-old from Wales which has received more than 19 million reads and 40,000 comments to date on Wattpad. Random House Children’s Publishing UK published the novel as an e-book in December 2012, and it quickly rose to the top of bestseller charts.

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