Does the thought of reading an epic poem induce nausea? Do the words ‘Bronte’, ‘Joyce’ and ‘Huxley’ inexplicably throw you into a blind rage? Oh, and don’t mention the ‘S’ word. You know, the one that rhymes with ‘makes beer’…
For decades, high school English teachers have been thrusting incredible books and stories into the hands and minds of teenagers. Most of the kids were just too busy to notice. Here are ten that are worth another look through grown-up lenses.
Twenty new titles in the much-loved and hugely successful Penguin English Library series.
A stunning bespoke gift package featuring an iconic design from the prize-winning artist, Noma Bar, eye-catching sprayed edges and ribbon. The perfect present for those who like their beauty with a bit of bite.
The mysterious tale of an orphan who is made into a gentleman, with one of the best opening scenes you'll ever read!
Extra-special futuristic 3D edition! Each book comes with 3D glasses! 'One of the most important books to have been published since the war' Daily Telegraph
One of the greatest novels of the twentieth century - reissued in a stunning hardback design to celebrate the Salinger centenary.
Binge away with all the original texts, prequels, sequels, tie-ins and companions of the year's biggest TV series.
Three Penguin Random House novels honoured among the Australian Book Review’s fan favourites.
Stories real and imagined about the moral cost of slavery, and its implications on humanity.