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Book awards: World's Best Reading

Book awards by cover

Works (10)

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain
The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

Award description

World's Best Reading is a series of classic books published by Readers Digest beginning in 1982. The series is distributed as a mail order membership club. In addition some individual volumes are available for sale directly through the Readers Digest website. The series began with single annual volumes in 1982 and 1983, then expanded to bi-monthly editions for years 1984-1995, and is published approximately every six weeks. The series is still in print. Many of the editions are ornately illustrated and included specially commissioned artwork. Each volume includes a small paper pamphlet with a biography of the author.


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