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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

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Works: 364 works in 501 publications in 1 language and 27,983 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Picture books  Poetry  Dictionaries  Folklore 
Roles: Publisher, cor
Classifications: PZ7.L9673, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
The birthday ball by Lois Lowry( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2,821 libraries worldwide
When a bored Princess Patricia Priscilla makes her chambermaid switch identities with her so she can attend the village school, her attitude changes and she plans a new way to celebrate her sixteenth birthday
Dark emperor & other poems of the night by Joyce Sidman( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2,308 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems that celebrates the wonder, mystery, and danger of the night and describes the many things that hide in the dark
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 2,193 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
They called themselves the K.K.K. : the birth of an American terrorist group by Susan Campbell Bartoletti( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,105 libraries worldwide
Documents the history and origin of the Ku Klux Klan from its beginning in Pulaski, Tennessee, and provides personal accounts, congressional documents, diaries, and more
Tales for very picky eaters by Josh Schneider( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2,038 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
A long walk to water : based on a true story : a novel by Linda Sue Park( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,569 libraries worldwide
When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan
The elephant scientist by Caitlin O'Connell( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,515 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 1,470 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 1,411 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?
Nursery tales around the world by Judy Sierra( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1,389 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
Bless this mouse by Lois Lowry( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,387 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 1,221 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 1,161 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
Tough chicks by Cece Meng( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 850 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 795 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 738 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 )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Explains the origins of and relates stories associated with familiar Halloween symbols
The American Heritage children's dictionary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Defines and illustrates words in a way easily understandable to children
The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 137 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 essential student thesaurus ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 114 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
 
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