29 Jul 2014

5 Summer Reading Roundups You May Have Missed

Summer is far from over, but, if you’re anything like us, you’ve probably sailed through your summer reading list already. Never fear, we’ve compiled a few roundups to help you find your next book… Time for Kids Magazine recently posted a list of “The 5 Best Books for Your
28 Jul 2014

New Scientists in the Field Paperbacks Great for Non-fiction Summer Reading

Two more books in the award-winning Scientists in the Field series are available in paperback this month! From hunting hurricanes, to scaling rocky caves, to climbing soaring redwoods, three “daredevil” scientists go to great extremes in their quests to save lives, preserve species, and better understand the way our
24 Jul 2014

Kathleen Krull and Kathryn Hewitt Introduce Lives of the Authors and Artists…in paperback!

Kathleen Krull and Kathryn Hewitt’s Lives of… series introduces readers to famous historical figures in a fun format. Now, Lives of the Writers: Comedies, Tragedies (and What the Neighbors Thought) and Lives of the Artists: Masterpieces, Messes (and What the Neighbors Thought) are available in new paperback editions! Each
23 Jul 2014

Watch the book trailer for Mortal Heart, the final book in the His Fair Assassin series by Robin LaFevers

Watch the book trailer, featured on USAToday.com! In the powerful conclusion to the New York Times bestselling His Fair Assassin trilogy by Robin LaFevers, Annith has watched her gifted sisters at the convent come and go, carrying out their dark dealings in the name of St. Mortain, patiently awaiting her own
22 Jul 2014

Visit the HMH booth at SLJ’s SummerTeen Virtual Conference this Thursday!

Once again, we’re happy to be sponsors of SLJ’s SummerTeen virtual conference on Thursday, July 24th from 11:00am – 5:15pm EST. Registration is free! Follow the conversation on Twitter @sljournal #sljst. Attend panels featuring HMH authors: 1:15 – 2:15pm: Kwame Alexander, author of The Crossover on the Sports panel
21 Jul 2014

Story-time Reads for Animal Lovers by Caldecott Honor-winning Duo Steve Jenkins and Robin Page

Story time  just got more fun with new big book versions of Time to Eat, Time to Sleep, and Time for a Bath by the celebrated husband-and-wife team of Steve Jenkins and Robin Page! Did you know the tiger shark will swallow just about anything, including shoes, license plates,
17 Jul 2014

Meet Zac. Meet Mia. Watch the trailer for Zac & Mia!

A tough and tender young adult novel that’s a lot about love (and a little about cancer) set in Australia. Seventeen-year-old Zac Meier is enduring a long, grueling leukemia treatment in Perth, Australia. A loud blast of Lady Gaga alerts him to the presence of Mia, the angry, not-at-all-stoic
16 Jul 2014

Watch the new book trailer for Ivan, the nonfiction picture book by Newbery Medalist Katherine Applegate and illustrator G. Brian Karas!

Watch the Book Trailer In a moving picture book, Katherine Applegate tells the true story of the gorilla who inspired her Newbery Award–winning novel, The One and Only Ivan. In a spare, powerful text and evocative illustrations, the Newbery medalist Katherine Applegate and the artist G. Brian Karas present
15 Jul 2014

The Lost Voices trilogy is now in paperback!

Lost Voices Fourteen-year-old Luce has had a tough life, but she reaches the depths of despair when she is assaulted and left on the cliffs outside of a grim, gray Alaskan fishing village. She expects to die when she tumbles into the icy waves below, but instead undergoes an
14 Jul 2014

Chris Van Allsburg introduces The Misadventures of Sweetie Pie

From two-time Caldecott winner Chris Van Allsburg, creator of Jumanji and The Polar Express, comes a poignant story of one hamster’s struggle with destiny. Being a pet store hamster isn’t much fun for Sweetie Pie, but life in human homes proves downright perilous. As Sweetie Pie longingly gazes out