The Chronicles of Harris Burdick: Fourteen Amazing Authors Tell the Tales

Editor: Van Allsberg, Chris Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/Houghton Mifflin Books for Children


The mysterious illustrations introduced in Allsberg’s 1984 collection, The Mysteries of Harris Burdick, are reprinted and accompanied by equally haunting and mysterious stories crafted by some of today’s top writers.




Awards Won

Title Year
Best Fiction for Young Adults

The books, recommended for ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens. The list comprises a wide range of genres and styles, including contemporary realistic fiction, fantasy, horror, science fiction and novels in verse.

2012 - Selection(s)