Books published by HarperCollins

Barbarian Lost

HarperCollins Publishers | September 13, 2016 | 304 pages
To this day, China remains an enigma. Ancient, complex and fast moving, it defies easy understanding. Ever since he was a boy, Alexandre Trudeau has been fascinated by this great county. Recounting his experiences in the China of recent years, Trudeau visits artists and migrant workers, townspeople... More Info

Street Child

HarperCollins UK | January 23, 2019 | 194 pages
When his mother dies Jim Jarvis is left all alone in London. He is sent to the workhouse, but quickly escapes chosing a hard life on the streets of the city over the confines of the workhouse walls.Struggling to survive, Jim finally finds some friends only to be snatched away and made to work for... More Info

Kingdom by the Sea - Essential Modern Classics

HarperCollins UK | January 23, 2019 | 234 pages
When a bomb during an air raid destroys Harry's home and kills his family, he knows that he is all alone in the world and has only himself to rely on. Anxious that he will be sent to live with his fussy Cousin Elsie he goes on the run across the war-battered land of North East England, his only... More Info

Confidentially Yours #4: The Secret Talent

HarperCollins | September 13, 2016 | 320 pages
Perfect for fans of the Cupcake Diaries and the Babysitters Club, this series features best friends Brooke, Vanessa, Heather, and Tim, who are in charge and confidentially yours when writing their middle school newspaper’s advice column. Tim Antonides is feeling pretty good about sixth grade.... More Info

One Half from the East

HarperCollins | September 6, 2016 | 272 pages
Perfect for fans of Rita Williams-Garcia, Thanhha Lai, and Rebecca Stead, internationally bestselling author Nadia Hashimi’s first novel for young readers is a coming-of-age journey set in modern-day Afghanistan that explores life as a bacha posh—a preteen girl dressed as a boy. Obayda’s... More Info

Sounds All Around

HarperCollins | September 6, 2016 | 40 pages
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The Berenstain Bears Around the World

HarperCollins | September 6, 2016 | 32 pages
Travel the world in the Anywhere-Anyplace Machine with the Berenstain Bears in this lively addition to the classic New York Times bestselling series. From the plains of Africa to the Great Wall of China, there are more sights to see than points on a map! Beginning readers will love discovering... More Info

Living It Up

HarperCollins Australia | January 23, 1994 | 127 pages
LIVING IT UP offers further hope and guidance for sufferers of anxiety disorders, and valuable insights for those interested in personal development. What is your "IT"? Anger? Fear? Low self-esteem? Depression? Addiction? LIVING IT UP, a sequel to the popular LIVING WITH IT: A Survivor's Guide to... More Info

Makoons

HarperCollins | May 10, 2016 | 176 pages
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I Love Me

HarperCollins Australia | January 23, 2019 | 153 pages
Bev Aisbett, who has helped thousands of Australians find a way out of depression and anxiety, now shows you how to find the most loyal friend of all ...YOU! Do you feel that life has left you out in the cold? Do you feel unloved, unwanted or overlooked? Do you reach out to others for support only... More Info

Taming the Black Dog

HarperCollins Australia | January 23, 2019 | 115 pages
Don't want to get out of bed in the morning? Feeling as though the light is fading at the end of the tunnel? You may be suffering from depression, a condition Winston Churchill referred to as the Black Dog. taming the Black Dog is a simple guide to managing depression, which an estimated 1 in 5... More Info

The Indian in the Cupboard

HarperCollins UK | January 23, 2019 | 220 pages
For Omri, it is a dream come true when the plastic American Indian he locks into the old cupboard comes to life. Little Bull is everything an Indian brave should be - proud, fearless and defiant.But being in charge of a real, live, human being is a heavy responsibility, as Omri soon discovers. And... More Info

Living with It

HarperCollins | January 23, 2019 | 160 pages
Panic attacks - approximately 5% of the population will experience them at some time or another. Seemingly coming from nowhere, the dread of having an attack itself, transforms the ordinary world of everyday life into a nightmare of anxiety and suffering. Bev Aisbett has survived Panic Syndrome and... More Info

All of It

HarperCollins Publishers | January 23, 2019 | 354 pages
Bestselling author Bev Aisbett's no-nonsense text, combined with her insightful cartoon images, have reassured countless people seeking help for anxiety. Now, she reveals the deep spirit that lies behind these deceptively simple books. All of It is an unflinching self-examination, an exploration of... More Info

Get Over It

HarperCollins Australia | January 23, 2019 | 160 pages
GET OVER IT is a resource to help people feel more grounded in their ability to face the difficulties in their lives. It?s about facing up to the past and, well, getting over it. As Bev puts it: ?The past can be a prison which traps us into the illusion that life is hard, that we are meant to... More Info

This Way of Life

HarperCollins Publishers | January 1, 2013 | 192 pages
In an isolated and stunning rural New Zealand setting, Peter and Colleen Ottley-Karena raise their seven children on the thin edge between freedom and disaster. The children are brought up to respect nature, their horses and each other. Regardless of their lack of material wealth, they never lose... More Info

Fearless

HarperCollins Australia | January 23, 2019 | 32 pages
When the Claybourne-Willments got Fearless as a little puppy, it seemed a good name for him. Except Fearless wasn't. How does Fearless finally live up to his name? Suggested level: junior.  More Info

Shining

HarperCollins | June 1, 2015 | 304 pages
An inspirational and uplifting memoir, this is the story of an optimistic man and his journey of struggle, hardship and survival against the odds. Abdi's world fell apart when he was only thirteen and his home was destroyed in Somalia's vicious civil war. Effectively an orphan, he fled Mogadishu... More Info

Bella Up, Up, and Away

HarperCollins | July 12, 2016 | 40 pages
Bella is a curious cat who lives inside a lighthouse. When she meets a new friend, a cat named Claude, she invites him along for an adventure, only to find that he prefers warm sand to playing in the ocean, and likes naps more than defending sand castles from imaginary foes. When a strong wind... More Info

Flat Stanley and the Lost Treasure

HarperCollins | July 5, 2016 | 32 pages
Sometimes being flat comes in handy for Flat Stanley—like when he is surfing or rescuing a trapped dolphin from a net. In this exciting adventure, Flat Stanley and his brother, Arthur, find sunken treasure in an old shipwreck. But Stanley has to get rid of his gold bar in order to squeeze through... More Info

Fancy Nancy: It's Backward Day!

HarperCollins | April 19, 2016 | 32 pages
Why is everything topsy-turvy today? It's Backward Day at Fancy Nancy's school! Everyone is dressed for the occasion. When Ms. Glass can't think of any more backward ideas for the class, Nancy comes up with the perfect way to celebrate the day. Beginning readers will laugh along as Nancy and her... More Info

The Fate of Ten

HarperCollins | June 28, 2016 | 432 pages
The sixth and penultimate book in the #1 New York Times bestselling I Am Number Four series! For years the Garde have fought the Mogadorians in secret, but now the invasion has begun. John is on the front lines in New York City. The odds may be stacked against him, but his best friend, Sam, has... More Info

Stolen Magic

HarperCollins | May 3, 2016 | 336 pages
The Newbery Honor author of Ella Enchanted, Gail Carson Levine, weaves a thrilling tale of mystery in this companion to A Tale of Two Castles. Elodie, the dragon detective Meenore, and the kindly ogre Count Jonty Um are all on their way to Elodie’s home island of Lahnt. Elodie has barely set foot... More Info

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

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

Darkmouth #1: The Legends Begin

HarperCollins | May 3, 2016 | 464 pages
Darkmouth: The Legends Begin is the first book in a spirited tween fantasy series that Kirkus Reviews called “Ghostbusters meets Percy Jackson as written by Terry Pratchett.” For generations, Finn’s family has protected Darkmouth from the fierce magical creatures known as Legends. Now the... More Info

My Weird School Fast Facts: Sports

HarperCollins | June 21, 2016 | 176 pages
Think fast with A.J. and Andrea from My Weird School! Did you know that the only sport that’s been played on the moon is golf? Did you know that an NFL quarterback once threw a touchdown pass to himself?! Learn more weird-but-true sports facts with A.J. and Andrea from Dan Gutman’s bestselling... More Info

Goose on the Farm

HarperCollins | June 21, 2016 | 48 pages
When Sophie and Goose go on a class trip to the farm, Goose starts to feel left out and sets out on his own. He meets many new animals along the way, but it’s not quite the same as being with his friend Sophie, until . . . BAAA! Has Goose made a new friend? In Laura Wall’s latest heartwarming... More Info

October

Harpercollins Canada | January 23, 2019 | 256 pages
Published to rave reviews, with weeks on the bestseller lists and a place as a Globe and Mail Book of the Year, October is an extraordinary meditation on mortality and memory, from Governor General's Award-winning author Richard B. Wright. Visiting his gravely ill daughter, James Hillyer encounters... More Info

The Rescuers

HarperCollins UK | January 23, 2019 | 173 pages
The Prisoners' Aid Society of Mice discusses the proposed rescue of a Norwegian poet from the terrible Black Castle.Miss Bianca, the pet white mouse belonging to the Ambassador's son, is sent to Norway on a mission to recruit the bravest Norwegian mouse she can find. She finds Nils, and brings him... More Info

A Girl from Yamhill

HarperCollins | April 5, 2016 | 352 pages
Told in her own words, A Girl from Yamhill is Newbery Medal–winning author Beverly Cleary’s heartfelt and relatable memoir—now with a beautifully redesigned cover! Generations of children have read Beverly Cleary’s books. From Ramona Quimby to Henry Huggins, Ralph S. Mouse to Ellen Tebbits,... More Info

Book Fiesta!

HarperCollins | March 29, 2016 | 40 pages
This Pura Belpré Award–winning picture book is a bilingual ride through the joyous history of Children’s Day/El día de los niños. Children’s Day/Book Day; El día de los niños/El día de los libros has been observed on April 30th for over twelve years. Founder Pat Mora’s jubilant... 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

Ferals

HarperCollins | March 22, 2016 | 304 pages
Ferals is the first book in a dark, action-packed trilogy that’s part The Graveyard Book, part Batman, and all high-octane adventure. Blackstone was once a thriving metropolis. But that was before the Dark Summer—a wave of violence and crime that swept through the city eight years ago,... More Info

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

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

What Makes a Magnet?

HarperCollins | February 2, 2016 | 32 pages
How does a magnet work? Why does a magnet pick up a paper clip but not a leaf or a penny? How can the whole world be a magnet? Read and find out more about how magnets work! Franklyn M. Branley's classic text is seamlessly updated by NCTE Orbis Pictus Award Honoree Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano in... More Info

Goose Goes to the Zoo

HarperCollins | February 2, 2016 | 48 pages
Join Sophie and Goose in an all-new adventure! Sophie and Goose are best friends. But Sophie is worried that Goose gets lonely while she's at school. What if Sophie found Goose another friend to play with? The two take an exciting trip to the zoo to meet some new friends. But wait! What's all that... More Info

Villain Keeper

HarperCollins | February 2, 2016 | 368 pages
This first book in the Last Dragon Charmer series is packed with adventure and wit, perfect for fans of Soman Chainani's School for Good and Evil series and Chris Colfer's Land of Stories series. All his life, Prince Caden has dreamed of slaying a dragon. But before he has the chance, he is ripped... More Info

Splat the Cat and the Quick Chicks

HarperCollins | January 26, 2016 | 32 pages
Splat's class project is taking care of chicken eggs in this I Can Read book from New York Times bestselling author-artist Rob Scotton. When Splat takes the chicks home overnight, they hatch and run loose around his house! They pop up in the bathroom, hide inside his socks, and fall asleep in the... More Info

The Wicked Will Rise

HarperCollins | March 15, 2016 | 320 pages
In this New York Times bestselling sequel to Dorothy Must Die, who is good—and who is actually Wicked? The Wicked Will Rise is perfect for fans of richly reimagined fairy tales and classic tales like Marissa Meyer’s Lunar Chronicles and Gregory Maguire’s Wicked. My name is Amy Gumm—and... More Info

Monstrous

HarperCollins | February 9, 2016 | 448 pages
Reminiscent of Frankenstein and tales by the Brothers Grimm, this fantasy novel, hailed by award-winning author Anne Ursu as "a marvel of storytelling alchemy" stands out as a compelling, original story that has the feel of a classic. The city of Bryre suffers under the magic of an evil wizard.... More Info

Fancy Nancy: Saturday Night Sleepover

HarperCollins | February 2, 2016 | 32 pages
When Nancy's parents win an all-expenses-paid vacation, Nancy and JoJo get to sleep over at their neighbor's home, Mrs. DeVine's. But JoJo is a little nervous to sleep at someone else's house—luckily Nancy is an expert on sleepovers and can help prepare her little sister. The big night arrives,... More Info

Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Star of Stage and Screen

HarperCollins | February 2, 2016 | 144 pages
Now in paperback—Nancy Clancy is ready for her close-up in the fifth installment in the Nancy Clancy chapter book series by New York Times bestselling team Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser! It's Nancy's time to shine as she takes center stage in the school play! There's no way Nancy will... More Info

Guinness World Records: Wacky Wheels

HarperCollins | February 2, 2016 | 32 pages
A brand-new Guinness World Records book for kids! Buckle up! The Guinness World Record holders in Wacky Wheels cover all the vehicles that roll along. From the largest monster truck to the loudest bike horn, these Guinness World Records will rev the engines of imagination. Simple text and... More Info

Who Needs a Bath?

HarperCollins | October 6, 2015 | 40 pages
This funny picture book is perfect for getting young readers excited about bath time and is a delightful read-aloud to share. Bear and Skunk return in this follow-up to author-illustrator Jeff Mack's acclaimed Who Wants a Hug? Bear has a plan to throw Skunk a surprise birthday party, but... More Info

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