Books published by HarperCollins Children's Books

What Not to Do If You Turn Invisible

HarperCollins Children's Books | December 29, 2016 | 400 pages
From the author of the unforgettable bestseller TIME TRAVELLING WITH A HAMSTER comes another surprising, beautiful and funny novel about a child who, by disappearing, will write herself into your heart forever... Turning invisible at will: it's one way of curing your acne. But far more drastic than... More Info

The Crown of Dalemark

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 26, 2017 | 320 pages
The final book in the epic fantasy-adventure series from 'the Godmother of Fantasy', Diana Wynne Jones. Now back in print! 'Mitt arrived at the top of the steps, panting, and pushed open the door. "Oh, there you are," said the Countess. "We want you to kill someone."' Since his arrival in the North... More Info

The Spellcoats

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 26, 2017 | 320 pages
The third book in the epic fantasy-adventure series from 'the Godmother of Fantasy', Diana Wynne Jones. Now back in print! 'I had not seen how they hated us till I heard them shout. It was terrible.' Tanaqui and her family have always known they were somehow different from the other villagers. But... More Info

Midnight Mystery

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 12, 2017 | 192 pages
The Join the Dots Detectives: Dot, Beans and McClusky are back on the case in a third, brand-new mystery! Dot and Beans canâe(tm)t wait for their school trip to Adventure Camp where they will do lots of exciting activities like zip-wiring, grass tobogganing and roasting marshmallows round a... More Info

The Bear Who Went Boo!

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 12, 2017 | 32 pages
From Number One bestselling picture book duo, David Walliams and Tony Ross, comes this bear-illiantly funny adventure for children of 3 and up. At the top of the world, surrounded by snow and ice, lives a very cheeky polar bear cub who loves to goâe¦ BOO! But this little bear cub doesnâe(tm)t... More Info

The First Hippo on the Moon

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 12, 2017 | 32 pages
From Number One bestselling picture book duo, David Walliams and Tony Ross, comes this explosively funny space adventure for children of 3 and up. Two big hippos. One ENORMOUS dream. Who can make it to the moon first? 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . BLAST OFF! Introducing a wonderfully charming and funny... More Info

Grandpa's Great Escape

HarperCollins Children's Books | February 9, 2017 | 306 pages
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Cart and Cwidder

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 3, 2016 | 336 pages
The first book in the magical, epic adventure series from 'the Godmother of Fantasy', Diana Wynne Jones. Now back in print! For centuries, Dalemark has been a land divided by the warring earldoms of the North and South. Now, with the help of the mysterious gods of Dalemark, four extraordinary young... More Info
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An Eagle in the Snow

HarperCollins Children's Books | September 1, 2016 | 272 pages
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The First Hippo on the Moon

HarperCollins Children's Books | May 1, 2016 | 32 pages
Two big hippos. One enormous dream. Who can make it to the moon first?  More Info
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It Wasn't Me

HarperCollins Children's Books | April 7, 2016 | 30 pages
Meet the Hueys - a fabulously quirky group of characters from international bestselling, award-winning author/illustrator, Oliver Jeffers, creator of 'How to Catch a Star' and 'Lost and Found'. A fight has broken out amongst The Hueys. But no one can remember what they're fighting about. If only... More Info

Time Travelling with a Hamster

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 28, 2016 | 400 pages
A truly original debut novel from an extraordinarily talented new voice in children s books. Laugh, cry and wonder at this race-against-time story of a boy who travels back to 1984 to prevent a go-kart accident, and save his father s life My dad died twice. Once when he was thirty nine and again... More Info

Paddington at the Rainbow's End

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 28, 2016 | 26 pages
Paddington is introduced to younger readers in this pre-school picture book, starring one of the world s best-loved characters, Paddington Bear, now a major movie star Reissued with attractive new cover branding. Paddington Bear loves all the colours of the rainbow. But after a long day shopping in... More Info
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Paddington and the Disappearing Sandwich

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 28, 2016 | 26 pages
Paddington is introduced to younger readers in this pre-school picture book, starring one of the world s best-loved characters, Paddington Bear, now a major movie star Reissued with attractive new cover branding. When Paddington Bear goes to town looking for different shapes, he soon discovers that... More Info

Paddington and the Christmas Surprise

HarperCollins Children's Books | October 1, 2015 | 32 pages
A funny, festive story about Paddington, the beloved, classic bear from darkest Peru. Now available in board book format - perfect for little hands When the Browns take Paddington to the Christmas grotto at the local department store, their journey through the Winter Wonderland is full of... More Info

How Harry Riddles Got Nearly Almost Famous

HarperCollins Children's Books | July 30, 2015 | 400 pages
Hi there, My name is Harry Riddles, and I live with my mum, my dad, my EVIL sister and my twin baby brothers in our house in Cornwall. But if my dad has his way we might not live here much longer. He's got this crazy idea to take us all sailing round the world for like, two years! I'm not sure... More Info

Grandpa's Great Escape

HarperCollins Children's Books | September 24, 2015 | 352 pages
The hotly-anticipated next novel from NUMBER ONE bestselling author, David Walliams Jack s Grandpa *wears his slippers to the supermarket *serves up Spam a la Custard for dinner *and often doesn t remember Jack s name But he can still take to the skies in a speeding Spitfire and save the day An... More Info

Paddington - King of the Castle

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 28, 2016 | 26 pages
Paddington is introduced to younger readers in this pre-school picture book, starring one of the world s best-loved characters, Paddington Bear, now a major movie star Reissued with attractive new cover branding. When Paddington Bear goes to the beach, nothing goes quite according to plan... More Info

The Crocodile Under the Bed

HarperCollins Children's Books | June 1, 2015 | 32 pages
A magical new classic in the making from the creator of the beloved favourite, The Tiger Who Came to Tea. Once there was a little boy called Matty, and he was very sad... From the creator of the iconic picture books The Tiger Who Came to Tea and Mog the Forgetful Cat, comes a brand new story about... More Info

The Hueys - What's the Opposite?

HarperCollins Children's Books | July 1, 2015 | 32 pages
A comic visual exploration of opposites, from prize-winning, internationally best-selling picture book maker, Oliver Jeffers. In this 4th title in the series, the Hueys explore the concept of opposites in their characteristically quirky way. Starting out with some easy ones like "up" and "down",... More Info
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Shoutykid 02. How Harry Riddles Mega-Massively Broke the School

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 26, 2015 | 332 pages
The funniest kid in fiction is back! Hi there, My name is Harry Riddles, and I live with my mum, my dad and my EVIL sister Charlotte. But now my mum is having TWINS so either me or Charlotte are gonna lose our bedroom. ALSO, Dad's moaning that I should do more sport and not be just a gamer (which... More Info

The Hueys: None The Number

HarperCollins Children's Books | May 1, 2015 | 32 pages
The Hueys have an important question about counting in this hilarious new book from international bestselling, award-winning author/illustrator, Oliver Jeffers, creator of How to Catch a Star and Lost and Found and illustrator of The Day the Crayons Quit. The thing about the Hueys was that they... More Info

The Slightly Annoying Elephant

HarperCollins Children's Books | May 1, 2015 | 32 pages
The number one bestselling picture book, now available in paperback... What's big, blue, bossy, and turns up uninvited? A slightly annoying elephant, of course! Introducing a magnificently warm and funny picture book from two remarkable talents.  More Info

Infinity Drake: The Sons of Scarlatti

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 29, 2015 | 416 pages
Humour and high adventure combine in the biggest, new action adventure in years -- even if its characters are very small. Infinity Drake -- aka Finn -- is off on holiday with his mad scientist uncle when they are summoned to a crisis meeting. Scarlatti, a lethal bio-weapon -- an uber-wasp killing... More Info

Pinocchio

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 1, 2015 | 272 pages
The perfect gift for all ages, Pinocchio as you've never seen him before: telling his own story through the master storyteller and award-winning author of War Horse. "Now -- there's no point in pretending here -- I was, and still am deep down, a puppet. Everyone knows Pinocchio is a puppet. I... More Info

Demon Dentist

HarperCollins Children's Books | February 12, 2015 | 448 pages
The latest jaw-achingly funny, number-one bestselling novel from David Walliams -- now out in paperback. Make your appointment if you dare... Darkness had come to the town. Strange things were happening in the dead of night. Children would put a tooth under their pillow for the tooth fairy, but in... More Info

Tape

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 29, 2015 | 368 pages
Tape is an outstanding debut. Told with crackling prose, shimmering with humour and deeply moving, it will haunt anyone who reads it... Record a voice and it lasts forever... In 1993, Ryan records a diary on an old tape. He talks about his mother's death, about his dreams, about his love for a new... More Info

Picture Perfect

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 29, 2015 | 416 pages
"My name is Harriet Manners, and I'll always be a geek." It's the hilarious third book in the bestselling award-winning Geek Girl series! Now in paperback. Harriet Manners knows more facts than most. She knows that New York is the most populous city in the United States. She knows that its official... More Info

Standing in for Lincoln Green

HarperCollins Children's Books | January 24, 2014 | 32 pages
What if you could have a handy stand-in to do all the things that you don't want to do? Lincoln Green has a double, someone who looks just like him, a match. SNAP! Lincoln's own mother can't tell the difference between him and...You Know Who. Which is great for Lincoln Green. He has much more... More Info

Paddington and the Marmalade Maze

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 30, 2017 | 19 pages
Mr Gruber takes Paddington on a visit to Hampton Court. As usual, Paddington manages to turn a perfectly normal outing into an adventure. Mr Gruber and Paddington are just about to be followed home by a crowd of eager tourists, when Paddington manages to lose them all in the maze. But,... More Info

Love Monster

HarperCollins Children's Books | December 30, 2014 | 32 pages
Featuring the only Monster in Cutesville, Love Monster is a wonderfully warm and witty look at how sometimes, when you least expect it, love finds you... From a phenomenal picture book talent. It can be tough being the only funny-looking Monster in Cutesville, but this Monster is not one to hang... More Info

Not to Be Opened Until September 2014

HarperCollins Children's Books | September 25, 2014 | 416 pages
The screechingly funny new novel from the Number One bestselling author. A page-turning, rollicking romp of a read, sparkling with Walliams' most eccentric characters yet and full of humour and heart. From larger than life, tiddlywinks obsessed Awful Aunt Alberta to her pet owl, Wagner -- this is... More Info

The First Hippo on the Moon

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 1, 2014 | 32 pages
The latest picture book from the author and illustrator team of 'The Slightly Annoying Elephant'.  More Info

Fix-It Duck and Other Stories

HarperCollins Children's Books | July 24, 2014 | 112 pages
Three hilarious stories from the bestselling Duck in the Truck series by highly-regarded author/illustrator Jez Alborough are now brought together in one volume! Watch out! Duck is about - and that usually spells trouble! Whether he is trying to fix a dripping tap, joining in with a game of... More Info

When Marnie Was There

HarperCollins Children's Books | July 31, 2014 | 288 pages
A major motion picture adaptation by Studio Ghibli, creators of Spirited Away and Arrietty. Anna hasn't a friend in the world -- until she meets Marnie among the sand dunes. But Marnie isn't all she seems... Sent away from her foster home one long, hot summer to a sleepy Norfolk village by the sea,... More Info

Paddington and the Christmas Surprise

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 30, 2017 | 32 pages
A funny, festive picture book about Paddington, the beloved, classic bear from darkest Peru. When the Browns take Paddington to the Christmas grotto at the local department store, their journey through the Winter Wonderland is full of unexpected surprises. But the best surprise is a present from... More Info

Uprooted - a Canadian War Story

HarperCollins Children's Books | August 28, 2014 | 400 pages
From the author of The Indian in the Cupboard and The L-Shaped Room comes a fascinating story of a wartime childhood, heavily influenced by her own experience. In 1940 as war rages across Europe, ten-year-old Lindy, waves goodbye to England and makes the long journey to Saskatoon, Canada, along... More Info

Once Upon an Alphabet

HarperCollins Children's Books | September 25, 2014 | 112 pages
A flagship publication, gloriously bringing the alphabet to life in irresistible Oliver Jeffers style! The letters of our alphabet work tirelessly to make words that in turn make stories, but what if there was a story FOR each of the letters instead? Turn the pages of this exquisite book to find... More Info

The Octonauts and the Growing Goldfish

By Meomi
HarperCollins Children's Books | March 30, 2017 | 40 pages
Join global sensations, the Octonauts, in an exciting new title in the classic picture book series that inspired the phenomenally successful animated TV show, broadcast around the world. The Octonauts are a crew of cute animals who love to explore the big blue ocean. From their underwater base, the... More Info

The Great Granny Gang

HarperCollins Children's Books | April 19, 2013 | 29 pages
Here comes the fearless granny gang, The youngest eighty-two. They leap down from their granny van, And there's nothing they can't do! A gleeful celebration of why grannies are great! Through wonderfully rhythmical writing and exquisite illustrations, Judith Kerr OBE shows us that there is a lot... More Info

Martha and the Bunny Brothers - I Heart Holidays

HarperCollins Children's Books | July 3, 2014 | 32 pages
Martha and her Bunny Brothers are back, and they're going on holiday! The third title in the exuberant, feel-good new series from Clara Vulliamy. Pure fun in picture book form! Come on a splashy, sunny holiday with Martha and her Bunny Brothers! They're off to the seaside... but how do you have fun... More Info

Shoutykid/How Harry Riddles Made a Mega-Amazing Zombie Movie

HarperCollins Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 400 pages
Meet the funniest kid in fiction and follow his life's ups and downs told through laugh-out-loud letters, emails, texts and more! Her Majesty, hi there My name is Harry Riddles and I don't normally do this kind of thing, but I think we might need some help. ... Harry "Shoutykid" Riddles has a few... More Info

The Hueys in It Wasn't Me

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 12, 2013 | 32 pages
Meet the Hueys - a fabulously quirky group of characters from international bestselling, award-winning author/illustrator, Oliver Jeffers, creator of How to Catch a Star and Lost and Found . A fight has broken out amongst The Hueys. 'oeIt was not me! It was him!' But no one can remember what... More Info

Paddington - a Bear Called Paddington and Other Stories

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 27, 2014 | 480 pages
'Paddington's Adventures' brings together three favourite Paddington novels in one bumper volume.  More Info

How to Catch a Star (10th Anniversary Edition)

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 27, 2014 | 32 pages
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of world-renowned illustrator Oliver Jeffers' debut picture book, the much-loved How to Catch a Star! The publication of How to Catch a Star in 2004 heralded the arrival of a captivating new talent on the picture book scene. Now beloved by children all over the world,... More Info

Love Monster and the Last Chocolate

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 27, 2014 | 32 pages
A delicious new story about Love Monster, the only monster in Cutesville, from phenomenal, award-winning picture book talent Rachel Bright! When Love Monster finds a mystery box of chocolates at his door, he can't believe his luck. But he's soon thrown into a whirlwind of turmoil. Should he keep... More Info

The Best Ever Nursery Rhymes and Tales

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 30, 2017 | 248 pages
Jonathan Langley's humorous retellings of the nursery tales and sparkling illustrations throughout, have brought traditional nursery favourites to new life, making this bind-up perfect for bedtime reading and a treasure for all the family to enjoy.  More Info

Monster and Chips

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 30, 2017 | 189 pages
Meet the strange customers and sample the foul-food served up at Fuzzby’s monster diner – the brilliant setting for this humorous story from debut author and illustrator, David O’Connell. Highly illustrated in full-colour.  More Info

My Weirder School #7: Miss Kraft Is Daft!

HarperCollins Children's Books | December 26, 2012 | 112 pages
"When Mr. Granite goes home sick, the wackiest substitute teacher in the history of the world comes to A.J.'s class and teaches math lessons using magic tricks"--  More Info

My Weirder School #4: Mr. Burke Is Berserk!

HarperCollins Children's Books | February 7, 2012 | 112 pages
After budget cuts threaten the art and music programs at Ella Mentry School, as well as some services, groundskeeper Burke finds gold and "gilver" on the playground, causing a modern-day gold rush.  More Info

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