Updated: Jun 18
Find here the list of books that Georgina recommended in the podcast interview.
Before creating Toppsta, Georgina worked at Penguin, DK and Apple. In this podcast interview we talk about many things, including: working on digital products in publishing vs at a tech company, how the idea for Toppsta came about, what are the mission and business model of her company, what are the most important steps to develop a new product. She also gives advice for people applying to entry-level roles in digital departments in publishing, talks about current trends in children’s literature and recommends some of her favourite titles.
Listen to the episode and find your next read among the books recommended, for children and adults:
The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
Alex Rider Graphic Novels Collection by Anthony Horowitz
Artemis Fowl: The Graphic Novel by Eoin Colfer and Andrew Donkin
The Classics Illustrated Series (Treasure Island, Oliver Twist)
The Treehouse Series by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton
You Are Awesome by Matthew Syed
When Sadness Comes to Call by Eva Eland
The Kid Who Came From Space by Ross Welford
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
Malamander by Thomas Taylor
Skulduggery Pleasant Series by Derek Landy
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