Blonde

A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. More

The Muddleheaded Wombat

First introduced on ABC Radio, Muddleheaded Wombat is one of Australia’s most adored children’s book characters. More

Little Bear

The very first I Can Read! book has sold more than one million copies. More

Fahrenheit 451

Though set in a dystopian world without books, Bradbury’s most famous work has never gone out of print. More

Black Boy

A powerful and eloquent autobiography that has sold more than a million copies since publication. More

The Known World

The Pulitzer Prize–winning novel that examines the troubling complexities of slavery. More

No Logo

International bestseller and one of the world’s most influential books on the alter-globalization movement. More

The Corrections

Winner of the National Book Award in 2001 and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in 2002. More

Goodnight Moon

Every child’s must-have bedtime classic; beloved by generations of readers and listeners. More

J.R.R. Tolkien and the Trilogy

Sir Stanley Unwin, chairman of British publishers George Allen & Unwin (later acquired by HarperCollins), originally rejected the 9,250-page manuscript of The Lord of the Rings, the sequel to J. R. R. Tolkien’s moderately successful (at the time) The Hobbit, as it was too long, and the author would make a deal with the publisher only if they also agreed to take another of his unfinished books. More

Bel Canto

Patchett’s critically acclaimed novel that won the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Orange Prize for Fiction. More

Master and Commander

First book in O’Brian’s Aubrey/Maturin series, widely regarded as the greatest series of historical novels ever written. More