The Boy in the Dress

The sharp and funny first novel for children from bestselling publishing phenomenon David Walliams. More

The Alchemist

An inspirational phenomenon; one of the bestselling books in history. More

Freaky Friday

Classic comedic children’s novel that is so funny it has been adapted into film three times. More

The Giving Tree

Poignant, game-changing picture book for readers of all ages that has been a favorite for generations. More

Stuart Little

White’s beloved classic about a small mouse on a big adventure is a perennial bestseller. More

Bridge to Terabithia

Newbery Medal–winning novel; a true modern classic and touchstone of children’s literature. More

Gregory Maguire

One of the reasons HarperCollins has been my most frequent publisher for thirty-three years is that I admired three children’s books published by Harper & Row within a year of each other (the year I was turning nine). More

HarperOne

In 1977, a handful of Harper & Row employees from the Religious Books Department moved from New York to San Francisco to focus on titles pertaining to mind, body, and spirit. More

Journey to Jo’burg

Groundbreaking book set in South Africa during the apartheid era and banned by its government. More

Letter from C. S. Lewis

In this letter to Collins publisher Billy Collins, dated November 1954, C. S. Lewis—author of The Chronicles of Narnia series, Mere Christianity, and The Screwtape Letters, among others—outlines what he sees as his three types of “literary output”: “A. Religious and General. B. Fiction. C. Academic.” More

Michael Morpurgo

I like above all to share the excitement of my dreams and discoveries, my doubts and fears, my joys and my sorrows, to take my readers on new journeys with me. More

Founded on Religion

Though a shared love of the written word inspired those who laid the foundation of HarperCollins, spreading Christian principles was a calling for them. More

The Hobbit

J. R. R. Tolkien’s enchanting tale became an instant success when it was first published. More

Sabriel

A revolutionary story that made Nix a rising star in the fantasy genre. More

American Gods

An instant classic and winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. More

Wicked

Bestseller that is the basis for the hit Tony Award–winning Broadway musical. More

The Butterfly Lion

A moving story of enduring friendship, this is the award-winning favorite from a master storyteller. More