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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

Overview
Works: 492 works in 667 publications in 1 language and 22,742 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Picture books  Poetry  Biographical fiction  Historical fiction  Dictionaries  Pictorial works 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, cor
Classifications: PN1982.S27, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
 
Most widely held works by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade by Melissa Sweet( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning artist Sweet tells the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg, capturing his genius, his dedication, his zest for play, and his long-lasting gift to America--the inspired helium balloons that would become the trademark of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Tales for very picky eaters by Josh Schneider( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A father tells outlandish stories while trying to get his young son, who is a very picky eater, to eat foods he thinks he will not like." -- Verso
The elephant scientist by Caitlin O'Connell( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caitlin O'Connell loved to study nature as a child, and her mother helped her appreciate the world by paying attention to details. These early observational skills served her well through the years as she grew up to be a scientist working in the sprawling African scrub desert of the Etosha National Park in Namibia, Africa. This book takes you on a journey to the Namibian desert with Caitlin O'Connell, the American scientist who became known as "the mother of all elephants," and follows her research as she witnesses groundbreaking discoveries about one of nature's largest , most complex, and most intelligent mammals living today on this earth: the African elephant
Flora's very windy day by Jeanne Birdsall( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a big wind blows her annoying little brother away, Flora decides to save him despite the many tempting offers she gets for him from, among others, a cloud, an eagle, the man in the moon, and the wind itself
Jimi : sounds like a rainbow : a story of the young Jimi Hendrix by Gary Golio( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before he became one of the greatest guitar players of all time, Jimi Hendrix was a boy who loved to paint and listen to records, and who asked himself an unusual question: could someone paint pictures with sound?
Bless this mouse by Lois Lowry( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mouse Mistress Hildegarde musters all her ingenuity to keep a large colony of church mice safe from the exterminator and to see that they make it through the dangerous Blessing of the Animals
Nursery tales around the world by Judy Sierra( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eighteen simple stories from international folklore, grouped around six themes, such as "Runaway Cookies," "Slowpokes and Speedsters," and "Chain Tales." Includes background information and storytelling hints
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert by Gary D Schmidt( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Saint Martín de Porres--an endearing tale of perseverance, faith, and triumph over racial and economic prejudice
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship by Russell Freedman( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clear-sighted, carefully researched account of two surprisingly parallel lives and how they intersected at a critical moment in U.S. history
The lightning dreamer : Cuba's greatest abolitionist by Margarita Engle( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In free verse, evokes the voice of Gertrudis Gomez de Avellaneda, a book-loving writer, feminist, and abolitionist who courageously fought injustice in nineteenth-century Cuba. Includes historical notes, excerpts from her writings, biographical information, and source notes
Tough chicks by Cece Meng( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three independent chicks who dare to be different are reprimanded by the other barnyard residents for not being quiet and docile, until the smart, fearless trio takes on a runaway tractor
Sources of light by Margaret McMullan( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Samantha and her mother move to Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962 after her father is killed in Vietnam, and during the year they spend there Sam encounters both love and hate as she learns about photography from a new friend of her mother's and witnesses the prejudice and violence of the segregationists of the South
A Christmas feast : poems, sayings, greetings, and wishes( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Christmas poems, carols, and sayings by a variety of authors spanning several centuries
Witches, pumpkins, and grinning ghosts; the story of Halloween symbols by Edna Barth( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origins of and relates stories associated with familiar Halloween symbols
The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a wide range of synonyms organized in alphabetical order with clear definitions that orient the user to the relevant meaning of related words
The American Heritage children's dictionary( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines and illustrates words in a way easily understandable to children
The American Heritage essential student thesaurus( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents more than two hundred alphabetically arranged entries give synonyms, definitions, and parts of speech, with example sentences for each synonym to distinguish shades of meaning
The American Heritage® College Writer's Dictionary( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favorite things by Cynthia Platt( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playtime is more fun with curious George! George and his beloved teddy go on lots of adventures together in this sweet, engaging story
C is for curious : a touch-and-feel, lift-the-flap ABC book( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touch-and-feel, lift-the-flap book features an ABC poem designed to engage and captivate toddlers and preschoolers
 
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Balloons over Broadway : the true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade
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American Heritage Dictionary

Clarion Books

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Clarion Books is an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.

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Harcourt Brace College Publications

Harcourt Inc

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Mariner Books.

Mariner Books, a division of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Tales for very picky eatersThe elephant scientistFlora's very windy dayJimi : sounds like a rainbow : a story of the young Jimi HendrixBless this mouseNursery tales around the worldTough chicksSources of light