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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

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Works: 484 works in 791 publications in 1 language and 28,544 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Picture books  Dictionaries  Poetry  Novels in verse  Biographical fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, cor
Classifications: PE1628.5, FIC
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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 2,472 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 2,216 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."--Title page verso
A boy and a jaguar by Alan Rabinowitz( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
The renowned cat conservationist reflects on his early childhood struggles with a speech disorder, describing how he only spoke fluently when he was communicating with animals and how he resolved at a young age to find his voice to be their advocate
The elephant scientist by Caitlin O'Connell( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,650 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 1,565 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
Eye to eye : how animals see the world by Steve Jenkins( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
Profiles a series of animals with unusual eyes and explains how such animals use their uniquely evolved eyes to gain essential information about the biological world
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 1,464 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 1,463 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
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert by Gary D Schmidt( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,393 libraries worldwide
The story of Saint Martín de Porres--an endearing tale of perseverance, faith, and triumph over racial and economic prejudice
Nursery tales around the world by Judy Sierra( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1,361 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
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 1,302 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 1,104 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
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats by Sy Montgomery( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers
Tough chicks by Cece Meng( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 899 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 710 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 682 libraries worldwide
A collection of Christmas poems, carols, and sayings by a variety of authors spanning several centuries
The American heritage children's dictionary ( Book )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Defines and illustrates words in a way easily understandable to children
Witches, pumpkins, and grinning ghosts; the story of the Halloween symbols by Edna Barth( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 259 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 231 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
 
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