With the Winter Olympics kicking off today in Beijing, the world of sports is brimming with excitement. At Prestwick House, we’re bringing the spirit of competition to the ELA classroom with the 2022 Literature Olympics!

In this showcase of talent, discover some of our bestselling books written by authors from the five continents present at the Olympics: Africa, Asia, Europe, Oceania, and the Americas. 

Follow our stories on Facebook and Instagram to vote for your top picks from this list and help determine which novels will take home the gold!


The Americas




Want more books by authors from around the world? Find excellent reading selections for your classroom in the Discovering Literature collection. We add new books every month!