Books published by HMH Books For Young Readers

Vengeance Road

Hmh Books for Young Readers | March 7, 2017 | 352 pages
When her father is killed by the notorious Rose Riders for a mysterious journal that reveals the secret location of a gold mine, eighteen year-old Kate Thompson disguises herself as a boy and takes to the gritty plains looking for answers and justice. In the spirit of True Grit, acclaimed young... More Info

Polar Express 30th Anniversary Edition

HMH Books For Young Readers | September 15, 2015 | 32 pages
A beautiful edition, including downloadable audio read by Liam Neeson, to celebrate 30 years of the magical, timeless story about a little boy's train ride to the North Pole on Christmas Eve.  More Info
$24.50

The Whisper

HMH Books For Young Readers | October 6, 2015 | 40 pages
Her magical book of stories is wordless until a whisper in the wind tells a little girl to imagine a story for each page.  More Info

Ask Me

HMH Books For Young Readers | May 12, 2015 | 40 pages
A father and daughter explore their neighborhood, talking and asking questions as they go.  More Info

Anastasia Off Her Rocker

HMH Books For Young Readers | July 14, 2015 | 160 pages
Anastasia's seventh-grade science project becomes almost more than she can handle, but brother Sam, age three, and a bust of Freud nobly aid her.  More Info

The Loud Book! Padded Board Book

HMH Books For Young Readers | June 2, 2015 | 32 pages
The much louder companion to the bestselling "Quiet Book "is now available inacozy padded board book edition!"  More Info

Little Blue Truck Lap Board Book

HMH Books For Young Readers | March 3, 2015 | 30 pages
A small blue truck finds his way out of a jam, with a little help from his friends.  More Info

The Owl and the Pussycat

HMH Books For Young Readers | May 5, 2015 | 40 pages
A sumptuously illustrated Folk Tale Classic rendering of Lear's beloved nonsense poem follows the unlikely romance of a cat and an owl who sail away to a remote island to be married. 15,000 first printing.  More Info

Egg

HMH Books For Young Readers | March 3, 2015 | 32 pages
The Caldecott Honor-winning team cracks the code of the incredible egg. Explore how a simple, often colorful, sometimes surprisingly shaped package, reveals nature's life cycle, unusual animal defensive strategies, parenting behavior, evolution, and more, in this beautifully illustrated non-fiction... More Info

The Year of the Three Sisters

HMH Books For Young Readers | April 7, 2015 | 175 pages
Twelve-year-old Anna's friend Andee spearheads a campaign to bring Fan from China to Cincinnati on a year-long cultural exchange, but before Fan even arrives Anna is concerned that Andee and Fan are too different to get along.  More Info

Ball

HMH Books For Young Readers | February 3, 2015 | 32 pages
In this close-to-wordless, comic book-style picture book, children witness a dog's day-to-day struggle just trying to find a partner to throw the ball, until the dog begins a hilarious one-sided game of fetch and then has a wild, ball-centric dream at naptime. 20,000 first printing.  More Info

Tower of the Five Orders

HMH Books For Young Readers | October 14, 2014 | 310 pages
Thirteen-year-old Colophon Letterford and her cousin Julian continue their quest to uncover their family's treasure as new clues lead them to Oxford, England, seeking to unravel a connection to Christopher Marlowe.  More Info

Katy and the Big Snow Lap Board Book

HMH Books For Young Readers | November 4, 2014 | 38 pages
An oversized board book edition of the classic story by the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of The Little House follows the adventures of an intrepid snowplow who proves herself during an unexpectedly heavy storm.  More Info

Christmas Mice!

HMH Books For Young Readers | September 23, 2014 | 32 pages
A group of mice have fun as they go about their preparations for Christmas.  More Info

Monkey

HMH Books For Young Readers | November 18, 2014 | 32 pages
Unable to swim across a river in order to reach the delicious mangoes growing on a nearby island, trickster Monkey reluctantly accepts a ride on the back of scheming Crocodile, who would love to have Monkey for a meal. By the Caldecott Medal-winning author of Pig-Boy.  More Info

Little Blue Truck's Christmas

HMH Books For Young Readers | September 23, 2014 | 24 pages
"Little Blue Truck is spreading cheer by delivering Christmas trees to his animal friends. Can you help count each green tree?"--  More Info

Creature Features

HMH Books For Young Readers | October 7, 2014 | 32 pages
The Caldecott Honor-winning duo get face-to-face with unique animals from around the world in this playful exploration of unusual animal facial features.  More Info

Time to Eat Big Book

HMH Books For Young Readers | July 1, 2014 | 24 pages
Would you like to eat insects, worms, or rocks? Probably not, but some animals depend on just that to survive, and you can read all about them in the big book edition of Steve Jenkins and Robin Page's yummiest offering to date!  More Info

The Miss Nelson Collection

HMH Books For Young Readers | May 6, 2014 | 112 pages
For the first time ever Miss Nelson Is Missing!, Miss Nelson Is Back, and Miss Nelson Has a Field Day are available in one hilarious volume. This collectable treasury of stories with illustrations by the incomparable James Marshall is a must-have for teachers and their mischievous students... More Info

Farmer Dale's Red Pickup Truck Board Book

HMH Books For Young Readers | May 6, 2014 | 32 pages
Farmer Dale, on his way to town with a load of hay, gives a lift to a series of bossy barnyard animals, but when the truck breaks down all of the passengers have to set aside their differences and work together to get the truck back on the road.  More Info

Just What Mama Needs

HMH Books For Young Readers | April 15, 2014 | 32 pages
Abby transforms her household chores into magical activities as she, by playing dress-up each day of the week, becomes exactly what Mama needs, in this adorable celebration of self-esteem. 20,000 first printing.  More Info

A Birthday for Cow!

HMH Books For Young Readers | April 1, 2014 | 36 pages
While trying to bake the world's best birthday cake for Cow, Pig and Mouse ignore Duck's nonsensical ramblings about turnips until they realize that Duck is actually on to something! Jr Lib Guild. 40,000 first printing.  More Info

Hooray for Hat!

HMH Books For Young Readers | July 26, 2017 | 40 pages
How do you shake off a grumpy day? Don a fantastic hat—and share the joy with a friend!  More Info