Home to Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, the Bronte sisters, and Martin Luther King, HarperCollins Publishers is one of the world’s leading English-language publishers. Founded by brothers James and John Harper in New York City in 1817 as J. and J. Harper, it was acquired in 1987 by News Corp. The worldwide book conglomerate was formed following News Corp’s acquisition of British publishers William Collins & Sons, publishing house to legendary authors Agatha Christie, J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis among others. With two centuries of experience, HarperCollins covers an array of genres, including literary and commercial fiction, business books, children’s books, cookbooks, mystery, romance and religious books. Today, HarperCollins is the first publisher to digitize its content and create a global digital warehouse.
The Berenstain Bears, Amelia Bedelia, and more character faves for their little libraries
Don’t be surprised if your little ones start asking for an early bedtime once they get a look at this selection of books perfect for story time. All of your tot’s favorite authors make an appearance, from Shel Silverstein to Beverly Cleary to C.S. Lewis. And you’ll love smart picks like Jessica Seinfeld’s Deceptively Delicious, with kid-friendly healthy recipes and tips.
Give this oft-used design staple a chic personal touch
Since its founding in New York City in 1817, HarperCollins has been producing great books in a multitude of genres. The focus in this selection is design, art, fashion, and culture — these page-turners exude inspiring images of, and musings on, the good life.