Cammie McGovern

As the younger sister of an adored (sometimes overly perfect) sister, discovering Ramona and Beezus and the gang on Klikitat Street was a life-changer for me. More

The Giving Tree

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

Harry the Dirty Dog

Classic dog story; childhood favorite that has charmed readers for more than fifty years. More

Tessa Duder

This week, I’ve been with Elena Ferrante in Naples, travelling The Silk Roads with Peter Frankopan... More

Old Yeller

Instantly acclaimed, it has become one of the most beloved children’s classics ever written. More

Howl’s Moving Castle

This popular novel stars one of the most beloved and charismatic characters in children’s literature. More

The Boy in the Dress

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

Stuart Little

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

Freaky Friday

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

Henry Huggins

The debut novel from Newbery Medal–winning author Beverly Cleary. More

Meg Cabot

I write because of readers like Diana Moreno, who handed me a letter recently telling me that, as the firstborn daughter of immigrants, she felt lonely and shy when she arrived here in 2004 . . . until she found my books. More

Red Scarf Girl

Searing memoir set during the height of the Cultural Revolution in China. More

Little Bear

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