24 Jun 2016

Weekend Read: How It Ends

Looking for a great YA weekend read? Look no further! How It Ends by Catherine Lo is hot off the press, and a great way to kick off the first weekend of summer. Here’s a bit about the book: There are two sides to every story. It’s friends-at-first-sight for
20 Jun 2016

The Bad Decisions Playlist Playlist

Michael Rubens, author of the upcoming Bad Decisions Playlist (on sale in August) has put together an awesome playlist to kick off your summer. Read a bit about the book below, and listen to the full playlist here. Sixteen-year-old Austin is always messing up and then joking his way
15 Jun 2016

Happy 75th Anniversary to Curious George!

Curious George turns 75 this year! Join the celebration by taking a look back at the history of this iconic character. ‪     Visit CuriousGeorge.com for more fun and games with everyone’s favorite Curious monkey!
13 Jun 2016

Sneek Peak: Two Must-Read Fall Titles

This fall we have a diverse range of books coming out. Two titles that we are particularly excited about are Some Writer: The Story of E.B. White by Melissa Sweet  and Girl on a Plane by Miriam Moss. Here’s a bit about each book and a snippet from each: Some
9 Jun 2016

Great YA Summer Read at a Steal

Looking for a great summer read? An Inheritance of Ashes pubbed last fall and the ebook is currently discounted to $2.99 for the month of June! Don’t miss out! About the book: The strange war down south—with its rumors of gods and monsters—is over. And while sixteen-year-old Hallie and her sister
24 May 2016

Hooray for Today! Book Trailer Reveal

Three cheers for an adorable new picture book from illustrator Brian Won! Hooray for Today! is a companion to Hooray for Hat! and just about as cute as can be. Just watch the new book trailer and see… When the moon is up, Owl is wide awake and ready for
10 May 2016

HMH Books for Young Readers Resource Library Links to Catalogs, Guides, Trailers, and More!

We’re excited to share the launch of a brand-new website with you. The HMH Books for Young Readers Resource Library is your one-stop shopping for everything from catalogs to activity kits! Below are just some of the materials you’ll find there: • Themed Catalogs- catalogs that include frontlist and
4 May 2016

Books for Moms and Kids to Share this Mother’s Day

Celebrate Mother’s Day with these favorites, now in paperback! Only You by Robin Cruise, illustrated by Margaret Chodos-Irvine “A stellar effort.” –School Library Journal Every adult who loves a child knows how deep and rich that love can be. Little ones are lovable on the outside, with their tiny
2 May 2016

A Conversation with Bestselling Memoirist Firoozeh Dumas

Discover the novel People magazine calls “Insightful, sobering, and hilarious.” It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel by Firoozeh Dumas mines the author’s personal history as an immigrant growing up in Newport Beach, California during the Iranian Revolution. We recently chatted with Firoozeh about her thoughts on diversity in children’s lit, weaving
29 Apr 2016

Squeeze the Day with Gator Dad by Brian Lies!

From the New York Times bestselling author-illustrator of Bats at the Beach, comes a new picture book that celebrates the special bond between father and child. Inspired by his own years as a stay-at-home dad, Brian Lies wrote Gator Dad as an ode to dads and their kids making