Books published by Harper

The Rosie Project

HarperCollins Publishers | June 27, 2017 | 320 pages
A Globe & Mail 100 Selection The feel-good hit of 2013, The Rosie Project is a classic screwball romance about a handsome but awkward genetics professor and the woman who is totally wrong for him A first-date dud, socially awkward and overly fond of quick-dry clothes, genetics professor Don... More Info

Persons Unknown

HarperCollins Publishers | June 27, 2017 | 288 pages
The new novel from Susie Steiner, bestselling author of Missing, Presumed Manon has settled back into life in Cambridgeshire with her adopted son, Fly. She’s perfectly happy working on cold cases—until a man is stabbed to death just yards from the police station, and both the victim and the... More Info

Generation One

HarperCollins | June 27, 2017 | 416 pages
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The Quiet Noisy Book Board Book

HarperFestival | June 27, 2017 | 34 pages
From Margaret Wise Brown—author of the childhood favorite Goodnight Moon—and Caldecott-winning illustrator Leonard Weisgard comes The Quiet Noisy Book, now back in print in a sturdy board book! Muffin, the little dog, has been asleep all night. Quietly something wakes him up. A very quiet... More Info

The Noisy Book Board Book

HarperFestival | June 27, 2017 | 36 pages
From Margaret Wise Brown—author of the childhood favorite Goodnight Moon—and Caldecott-winning illustrator Leonard Weisgard comes The Noisy Book, now back in print in a sturdy board book! The little dog, Muffin, hears a noise. Squeak squeak squeak. What could it be? Originally published in... More Info

My Glory Was I Had Such Friends

Harper Wave | June 27, 2017 | 304 pages
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Strange Contagion

Harper Wave | June 27, 2017 | 240 pages
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Five Elements #1: The Emerald Tablet

HarperCollins | June 27, 2017 | 320 pages
Five elements. Four friends. One city—and its sinister shadow. This epic middle grade series is filled with awesome elemental powers, nightmarish creatures, and nonstop adventure that will thrill fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender, Rick Riordan, and Brandon Mull. When Gabe Conway and his friends... More Info

Hamstersaurus Rex vs. Squirrel Kong

HarperCollins | June 27, 2017 | 304 pages
SQUIRREL ATTACK! Sam Gibbs and his super-strong tiny buddy, Hamstersaurus Rex, are back in this hilarious classroom comedy, perfect for fans of Dog Man and Stick Dog—and for anybody who might be entertained by a mutant rodent showdown. Sam and Hammie Rex discover a terrifying giant squirrel... More Info

The Nordic Theory of Everything

Harper Paperbacks | June 27, 2017 | 352 pages
A Finnish journalist, now a naturalized American citizen, asks Americans to draw on elements of the Nordic way of life to nurture a fairer, happier, more secure, and less stressful society for themselves and their children. Moving to America in 2008, Finnish journalist Anu Partanen quickly went... More Info

Chicken in School

HarperCollins | June 20, 2017 | 40 pages
Join Zoey the chicken for a tour of her unusual classroom in this celebration of creativity, friendship, and tasty snacks. When Zoey decides to turn the barn into a school and become a teacher, everyone in the barnyard learns that the best part of school is using your imagination. From the... More Info

A Boy of China

HarperCollins | May 9, 2017 | 304 pages
"The author's search for a son of Chinese leader Chairman Mao, who was abandoned by Mao in 1934 during the famous Long March. The search takes the author all over China, from Shanghai west to Tibet and Sichuan then to Jiangxi in the southeast. He describes the places he visits, his discoveries and... More Info

Tribe

Harper Perennial | June 20, 2017 | 192 pages
Sebastian Junger, the bestselling author of War and The Perfect Storm, takes a critical look at post-traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today’s returning veterans face in modern society There are ancient tribal behaviours—loyalty, interdependency, cooperation—that flourish in... More Info

The Mandibles

Harper Perennial | June 20, 2017 | 432 pages
From Lionel Shriver, the acclaimed author of the National Book Award finalist So Much for That and the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin, comes a striking new novel about family, money and global economic crisis The year is 2029, and nothing is as it should be. The very essence... More Info

My Weirdest School #8: Mrs. Master Is a Disaster!

HarperCollins | June 20, 2017 | 112 pages
With more than 11 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading! In this eighth book in the new My Weirdest School series, it’s Grandparents Day at Ella Mentry School! Alexia’s grandmother Mrs. Master makes weird inventions for a living, but A.J. and the gang come up... More Info

Replica

HarperCollins | June 20, 2017 | 560 pages
A New York Times bestseller! Two girls, two stories, one epic novel. From Lauren Oliver, New York Times bestselling author of Before I Fall and the Delirium trilogy, comes an epic, masterful novel that explores issues of individuality, identity, and humanity. Replica is a “flip book” that... More Info

Kingdom of Olives and Ash

HarperCollins Publishers | May 30, 2017 | 448 pages
A groundbreaking collection of essays by celebrated international writers bears witness to the human cost of fifty years of Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza. In Kingdom of Olives and Ash, Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman, two of today's most renowned novelists and essayists, have... More Info

The Summer Guest

Harper Perennial | May 23, 2017 | 400 pages
The translator of The Elegance of the Hedgehog, Alison Anderson, delivers a remarkable literary novel—with a stunning conclusion—inspired by historical events, in which a diary weaves together the lives of three women: a dying doctor who befriends Anton Chekhov in the late 19th century, a... More Info

Shanghai Grand

HarperCollins Publishers | May 30, 2017 | 480 pages
From award-winning and bestselling author Taras Grescoe comes a highly compelling and bestselling account of the high life in Shanghai just before the Second World War On the eve of the Second World War, the foreign-controlled port of Shanghai was the rendezvous point for many of the 20th... More Info

We Are Shining

HarperCollins | May 30, 2017 | 32 pages
From Gwendolyn Brooks, U.S. Poet Laureate and the first African American to win the Pulitzer Prize, and Coretta Scott King Award-winning artist Jan Spivey Gilchrist comes We Are Shining. Marking the 100th birthday of Gwendolyn Brooks, this powerful picture book is a celebration of the diversity of... More Info

Queer, There, and Everywhere

HarperCollins | May 23, 2017 | 272 pages
This first-ever LGBTQ history book for young adults will appeal to fans of fun, empowering pop-culture books like Rad American Women A-Z and Notorious RBG. World history has been made by countless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals—and you’ve never heard of many of them.... More Info

Dragon Teeth

Harper | May 23, 2017 | 304 pages
Michael Crichton, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Jurassic Park, returns to the world of paleontology in this recently discovered novel—a thrilling adventure set in the Wild West during the golden age of fossil hunting. The year is 1876. Warring Indian tribes still populate... More Info

Beren and Lúthien

HarperCollins | May 4, 2017 | 304 pages
Painstakingly restored from Tolkien's manuscripts and presented for the first time as a continuous and standalone story, the epic tale of Beren and L�thien will reunite fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings with Elves and Men, Dwarves and Orcs and the rich landscape and creatures unique to... More Info

Ten Things We Did (and Probably Shouldn't Have)

HarperTeen | June 6, 2017 | 384 pages
Praised by New York Times bestselling author Lauren Myracle as “hilarious, moving and flat-out fun,” and Kirkus as a “pitch-perfect rendering … of the teen experience,” Ten Things I Did (and Probably Shouldn't Have) has captured the hearts of critics and readers alike. Fans of Sarah... More Info

Unwanted Advances

Harper | April 4, 2017 | 240 pages
From a highly regarded feminist cultural critic and professor comes a polemic arguing that the stifling sense of sexual danger sweeping American campuses doesn’t empower women, it impedes the fight for gender equality. Feminism is broken, argues Laura Kipnis, if anyone thinks the sexual hysteria... More Info

Goodnight Moon Padded Board Book

HarperFestival | May 2, 2017 | 34 pages
This beloved bestselling classic is now available as a padded board book! With a soft, padded cover and rounded edges, this edition is perfect to share with the smallest readers. In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. "Goodnight room, goodnight moon." And to all the familiar... More Info

Laugh-Out-Loud Ultimate Jokes for Kids

HarperCollins | June 6, 2017 | 256 pages
From the #1 bestselling Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids series comes a 2-in-1 collectible hardcover bind-up of Laugh-Out-Loud Awesome Jokes for Kids and Laugh-Out-Loud Road Trip Jokes for Kids! In hardcover for the first time, Rob Elliot brings together two timeless joke books full of hilarious hits... More Info

Hunger

Harper | June 13, 2017 | 320 pages
From the New York Times bestselling author of Bad Feminist: a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself. “I ate and ate and ate in the hopes that if I made myself big, my body would be safe. I buried the girl I was... More Info

House of Furies

HarperTeen | May 30, 2017 | 416 pages
An all-new gothic horror series from the New York Times bestselling author of Asylum. After escaping a harsh school where punishment was the lesson of the day, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton is thrilled to find employment as a maid at a boarding house. But soon after her arrival at Coldthistle... More Info

Away with Words

Harper Perennial | June 13, 2017 | 336 pages
Fast Company reporter Joe Berkowitz investigates the bizarre and hilarious world of pun competitions from the Punderdome 3000 in Brooklyn to the World competition in Austin. When Joe Berkowitz witnessed his first Punderdome competition, it felt wrong in the best way. Something impossible seemed to... More Info

Dividing Eden

HarperTeen | June 6, 2017 | 336 pages
From the author of the New York Times bestselling Testing trilogy comes a sweeping new fantasy series, perfect for fans of Victoria Aveyard and Sarah J. Maas. Twins Carys and Andreus were never destined to rule Eden. With their older brother next in line to inherit the throne, the future of the... More Info

The Art of Living

HarperOne | June 6, 2017 | 224 pages
One of the most revered spiritual leaders in the world today teaches us how to find nirvana—how to live most deeply and peacefully every day. Many people believe that nirvana is a state of nonbeing that can only be reached through death. In The Art of Living, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh dispels... More Info

The Thousandth Floor

HarperCollins | June 6, 2017 | 464 pages
New York Times bestseller New York City as you’ve never seen it before. A thousand-story tower stretching into the sky. A glittering vision of the future, where anything is possible—if you want it enough. Welcome to Manhattan, 2118. A hundred years in the future, New York is a city of... More Info

United as One

HarperCollins | May 30, 2017 | 480 pages
The seventh and final book in the #1 New York Times bestselling I Am Number Four series brings the Garde’s story to a breathtaking conclusion. The Garde didn’t start this war, but they’ll do whatever it takes to end it once and for all. . . . The Mogadorians have invaded Earth and the Garde... More Info

Magpie Murders

HarperCollins Publishers | June 6, 2017 | 496 pages
From the New York Times bestselling author of Moriarty and Trigger Mortis, this fiendishly brilliant, riveting thriller weaves a classic whodunit worthy of Agatha Christie into a chilling, ingeniously original modern-day mystery. When editor Susan Ryeland is given the manuscript of Alan Conway’s... More Info

Endgame: Rules of the Game

HarperCollins | June 6, 2017 | 368 pages
The explosive final novel in the Endgame trilogy. Two keys have been found. The strongest Players are left. One final key remains to win Endgame and save the world. For Sarah, Jago, Aisling, Maccabee, Shari, An, and Hilal, Endgame has reached its final phase. The third key, Sun Key, is all that... More Info

Smoke

Harper Perennial | June 6, 2017 | 448 pages
“Dan Vyleta has conjured a rich and surprising counter-history, an England saturated with a substance so potent and evocative it vaults instantly into the pantheon that includes the dust of Philip Pullman, the soma of George Orwell and the opium of Amitav Ghosh. Smoke is enthralling.” —Robin... More Info

The Great Paper Caper

HarperCollins UK | April 1, 2009 | 38 pages
When life in the forest begins to change; when trees mysteriously lose their branches, when whole tree trunks start to disappear, when homes are lost, the only course of action for the forest dwellers is to begin a full scale investigation. Alibis must be proved, clues must be sought but even so,... More Info

Frog and Toad Together

Harper Collins | October 3, 1979 | 64 pages
Best Friends Frog and Toad are always together. Here are five wonderful stories about flowers, cookies, bravery, dreams, and, most of all, friendship.  More Info

Frog and Toad Are Friends

HarperCollins | October 3, 1979 | 64 pages
From writing letters to going swimming, telling stories to finding lost buttons, Frog and Toad are always there for each other—just as best friends should be.  More Info

In the Night Kitchen

Harper Collins | January 18, 1996 | 40 pages
1971 Caldecott Honor Book Notable Children's Books of 1940--1970 (ALA) Best Books of 1970 (SLJ) Outstanding Children's Books of 1970 (NYT) Best Illustrated Children's Books of 1970 (NYT) Children's Books of 1970 (Library of Congress) Carey-Thomas Award 1971--Honor Citation Brooklyn Art Books for... More Info

Do You Want to Be My Friend?

Harper Collins | March 1, 1987 | 40 pages
"Do you want to be my friend?" asks the lonely little mouse. He follows a tai1, but all he finds at its end is a rather unfriendly horse. The little mouse just wants someone to play with-but he'll have to follow a lot of tails before he can find just the right companion.  More Info

Strawberry Girl 60th Anniversary Edition

Harper Collins | March 31, 1995 | 208 pages
The land was theirs, but so were its hardships Strawberries -- big, ripe, and juicy. Ten-year-old Birdie Boyer can hardly wait to start picking them. But her family has just moved to the Florida backwoods, and they haven′t even begun their planting. ";Don′t count your biddies ′fore they′re... More Info

The Sense of Wonder

Harper Perennial | May 30, 2017 | 112 pages
Featuring stunning new photographs, many in color, and an updated design, this special reissue of Rachel Carson's award-winning classic--originally published by Harper & Row in 1965--encourages sharing the miracle of nature with children.  More Info

Goodnight Moon Board Book 60th Anniversary Edition

Harper Collins | August 2, 1991 | 34 pages
In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. "Goodnight room, goodnight moon." And to all the familiar things in the softly lit room--to the picture of the three little bears sitting in chairs, to the clocks and his socks, to the mittens and the kittens, to everything one by... More Info

My Heart Is Like a Zoo

Harper Collins | December 22, 2009 | 32 pages
A heart can be hopeful, or silly, or happy. A heart can be rugged, or snappy, or lonely. A heart holds every different feeling, and debut author-artist Michael Hall captures each one with a delicate touch. For each feeling, the bold, graphic artwork creates an animal out of heart shapes, from... More Info

Ramona's World

HarperCollins | April 3, 2001 | 208 pages
Ramona Quimby is sure fourth grade will be "the best year of her life, so far." She can show off her calluses from swinging on the rings in the park, sit across the aisle from the boy she calls Yard Ape, and enjoy her cheerful new teacher, Mrs. Meacham. Most exciting of all, Ramona has a new best... More Info

The Runaway Bunny Board Book

Harper Collins | February 27, 1991 | 34 pages
Clement Hurd redrew some of his pictures for this new edition of the profoundly comforting story of a bunny’s imaginary game of hide-and-seek and the lovingly steadfast mother who finds him every time.  More Info

Ramona the Brave

HarperCollins | February 1, 1995 | 208 pages
In this touching and funny story, the ebullient Ramona, feeling brave and grown-up, enters first grade. Quickly she finds that her new teacher, Mrs. Griggs, appears perplexed by pupils who like to be different. Since Ramona cannot help being different, clearly the two are incompatible.... More Info

The Graveyard Book

Harper Collins | September 28, 2010 | 336 pages
It takes a graveyard to raise a child. Nobody Owens, known as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn't live in a graveyard, being raised by ghosts, with a guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living nor the dead. There are adventures in the graveyard for a... More Info

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