Final Blackout book cover

Most People Don’t Realize How Dark and Gripping this Novel Is…

Did you know that Final Blackout received much fanfare when first published in 1940, but even the most avid reader today doesn’t realize how pivotal a novel it was …

Family Reading

Facts about Literacy

In a study of literacy among 20 ‘high income’ countries, the United States ranked 12th. 44% of American adults do not read a BOOK in a year. 1 in 4 children in America grows up without learning how to read…

Illustration by artist Edd Cartier for FEAR by L. Ron Hubbard

The Making of “Fear”

Originally published in July 1940, L. Ron Hubbard’s immortal Fear has riveted readers for 75 years and will continue to do so in the years and decades to come.