26 Feb 2015

It’s Time to Learn with Two New Laugh-Along Lessons

We want our kids to listen and share and be kind to others. We want them to have good self-esteem and stand up for themselves. We want to teach them the lessons they need to grow into kind, successful adults. But some of those lessons come more easily to kids
25 Feb 2015

Learn to Sew with Miss Patch!

“A charming introduction to the thrill of creating something with fabric and thread. I love the no-fuss approach to the craft. Great for aspiring sewists of all ages!” —Gretchen Hirsch, author of Gertie’s New Book for Better Sewing Sewing is a skill that’s both fun and functional, and there’s
24 Feb 2015

Catch a Case of Leopardpox and Have the Funniest Sick Day Ever

Hey, we all deserve a break. So why not come down with a case of the Leopardpox and take time to enjoy this delightful new picture book by Orna Landau, illustrated by Omer Hoffman?! It’s just what the doctor ordered. With hilarious text and goofy, zippy artwork, this is
23 Feb 2015

Genuine Sweet Will Steal Your Heart

Told in the engaging, irresistible voice of 12-year-old Genuine Sweet, Faith Harkey’s debut novel spins a remarkable tale of a small-town girl with big-time magic and an even bigger heart. Enjoy a sneak peek below and fall for this  down-home and down-to-earth girl’s honesty and courage in Genuine Sweet: Genuine
20 Feb 2015

The Wait is Over! Groundbreaking Spot app from David Wiesner Now Online

Yesterday, HMH author and three-time Caldecott medalist David Wiesner released Spot – the long-awaited immersive new storytelling app bound to spark curiosity in children of all ages. Spot is an app unlike any other. A visual adventure unfolds as you travel through spaces that transition into one another via your
19 Feb 2015

Stock up on These Award-winning Books

18 Feb 2015

Watch the book trailer for Ask the Dark by Henry Turner

Watch the book trailer for Ask the Dark—an absorbing first-person thriller about Billy Zeets, a 14-year-old semi-delinquent in a deadly tango with a killer—below or on Hypable.com and let us know what you think!: Billy Zeets has a story to tell. About being a vandal and petty thief. About missing
16 Feb 2015

Books to Honor President’s Day

Enjoy these presidential reads to celebrate President’s Day! The President’s Stuck in the Bathtub by Susan Katz, illustrations by Robert Neubecker Sure, William Taft got stuck in his tub, but did you know that John Quincy Adams used to skinny-dip in the Potomac? Herbert Hoover spoke Chinese with his wife,
12 Feb 2015

MTV Reveals the Book Trailer for Undertow by Michael Buckley

Yesterday, MTV News debuted the book trailer for Undertow by best-selling author Michael Buckley in an exclusive reveal. They called it “creeptastic” (in a good way!) and we couldn’t agree more. Watch the trailer below or on MTV.com! Regular blog readers may remember a cover reveal we did for
11 Feb 2015

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Books for All Ages!

This Valentine’s Day, give a book instead of chocolates! HMH has a wide variety of titles perfect for the occasion. Here are few holiday-inspired favorites and visit our website to browse even more books. Ages 4 – 8: George and his friends celebrate Valentine’s Day with decorating, baking, card