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Books published by publisher Houghton Mifflin (Trade)

  • The Lord of the Rings

    J. R. R. Tolkien, Alan Lee

    Hardcover (Houghton Mifflin, March 3, 1988)
    The three volumes that make up Tolkien's epic classic The Lord of the Rings are here presented in their standard cloth editions including large format fold-out maps and an extensive appendices. Set contains The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King, with jackets and a box designed by celebrated illustrator Alan Lee.
  • The Complete Tales of Uncle Remus

    Joel Chandler Harris, Richard Chase

    Hardcover (Houghton Mifflin, May 27, 2002)
    It’s been more than a hundred years since the publication of the first Uncle Remus book, and it was in 1955 that all of the delightful and inimitable tales of Brer Rabbit, Brer Fox, Brer Bear, and Brer Wolf were gathered together in one volume. All of the animal tales from eight books are here, along with the illustrations which originally accompanied them.
  • The Mysteries of Harris Burdick

    Chris Van Allsburg

    Hardcover (Houghton Mifflin, Sept. 24, 1984)
    Fourteen black-and-white drawings, each accompanied by a title and a caption, entice readers to make up his or her own story.
  • Geometry

    Ray C. Jurgensen, Richard G. Brown, John W. Jurgensen

    Hardcover (Houghton Mifflin, Aug. 16, 2000)
    An excelent book for learning geometry.
  • Guerilla Marketing: Easy and Inexpensive Strategies for Making Big Profits from Your Small Business

    Jay Conrad Levinson, Jeannie Levinson, Amy Levinson

    Paperback (Houghton Mifflin, May 22, 2007)
    When Guerrilla Marketing was first published in 1983, Jay Levinson revolutionized marketing strategies for the small-business owner with his take-no-prisoners approach to finding clients. Based on hundreds of solid ideas that really work, Levinson’s philosophy has given birth to a new way of learning about market share and how to gain it. In this completely updated and expanded fourth edition, Levinson offers a new arsenal of weaponry for small-business success including* strategies for marketing on the Internet (explaining when and precisely how to use it)* tips for using new technology, such as podcasting and automated marketing * programs for targeting prospects and cultivating repeat and referral business* management lessons in the age of telecommuting and freelance employeesGuerrilla Marketing is the entrepreneur’s marketing bible -- and the book every small-business owner should have on his or her shelf.
  • Buford the Little Bighorn

    Bill Peet

    Paperback (Houghton Mifflin, March 15, 1967)
    Buford's giant horns cause him all sorts of problems and even force him to leave his mountainside home, but eventually they make him a hero on the ski slopes.
  • Zathura

    Chris Van Allsburg

    Hardcover (Houghton Mifflin, Oct. 28, 2002)
    On the last page of the Caldecott-winning book Jumanji, young Danny Budwing is seen running after his brother, Walter, with a game tucked under his arm. Now after twenty years, Chris Van Allsburg is ready to reveal what happens when Danny and Walter roll the dice. This time the name of the game is Zathura and the battling Budwing boys are in for the ride of their lives. Zathura unleashes intergalactic challenges that require even the quarreling Budwing brothers to work as a team.
  • Kaufman Field Guide to Nature of the Midwest

    Kenn Kaufman, Kimberly Kaufman, Jeff Sayre

    Paperback (Houghton Mifflin, May 5, 2015)
    The only field guide to bring along to identify the birds, mammals, trees, wildflowers, insects, reptiles, amphibians, fish, spiders, mushrooms, ferns, rocks, and sky of the MidwestEven if we focus on certain things in the outdoors, most of us are curious about everything else that might turn up. Serious birders, botanists, and entomologists all have their specialized guides, but this book is the guide to “everything else"—the one guide to take when you go out for a walk. Wow, that’s a cool-looking mushroom. Wonder what it is. Hey, look at that weird insect.Birds, mammals, trees, wildflowers, insects, reptiles, amphibians, fish, spiders, mushrooms, ferns, grasses, even constellations overhead and rocks underfoot—it’s all here. With authoritative yet broad coverage, nontechnical language, and more than two thousand color photographs, this book is an essential reference for nature lovers living in or visiting Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa.
  • Peterson Field Guide to Birds of North America

    Roger Tory Peterson

    Paperback (Houghton Mifflin Co, Aug. 1, 2008)
    Houghton Mifflin Peterson Field Guide Birds Na by Peterson Field Guides - 9780618966141
  • The Tale of the Children of Húrin: Narn i Chin Húrin

    J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien, Alan Lee

    Paperback (Houghton Mifflin, Oct. 14, 2008)
    The Children of Húrin is the first complete book by J.R.R.Tolkien since the 1977 publication of The Silmarillion. Six thousand years before the One Ring is destroyed, Middle-earth lies under the shadow of the Dark Lord Morgoth. The greatest warriors among elves and men have perished, and all is in darkness and despair. But a deadly new leader rises, Túrin, son of Húrin, and with his grim band of outlaws begins to turn the tide in the war for Middle-earth—awaiting the day he confronts his destiny and the deadly curse laid upon him. The paperback edition of The Children of Húrin includes eight color paintings by Alan Lee and a black-and-white map.
  • Curious George The Monkey Collection 7 Book Set Pack Series

    Margret Rey

    Paperback (Houghton Mifflin, March 15, 2012)
    Curious George The Monkey Collection 7 Book Set Titles in This Set: Curious George and the Dinosaur, Curious George and the Fire-fighters, Curious George Visits the Library, Curious George and the Birthday Surprise, Curious George Visits a Toy Shop, Curious George Catches a Train, Curious George Goes to a Chocolate Factory Curious George and the Dinosaur George joins a school trip to the museum but his attention wanes when he visits the rock exhibits. George wanders off and finds a dinosaur skeleton in the next room. The temptation to climb to the top is too much for him and when George is found, everyone becomes curious about dinosaurs! Curious George and the Fire-fighters The inquisitive little monkey gets himself into trouble...again! George and the man with the yellow hat take a trip to the fire station, and George finds all sorts of new things to explore. When one curious monkey meets a company of unsuspecting fire-fighters, a big adventure is sure to follow! Curious George's adventures have been translated into over a dozen languages and have sold millions of copies around the world. With a film of Curious George starring comedian Will Ferrell coming up in 2006, the inquisitive monkey is bound to win a legion of new fans! Curious George Visits the Library The man in the yellow hat takes George for his very first visit to the library. George can't believe how many books there are and loads up a trolley with his favourites, but the trolley picks up speed and crashes â€" what a mess! With the help of the librarian and the other children, the books are all picked up and sorted out, and George is left with a small pile of his favourites. He is even given a new library card so that he can borrow some more when he visits again. And Much More...
  • Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher: A Magic Shop Book

    Bruce Coville

    Paperback (Houghton Mifflin, Nov. 1, 2007)
    Sixth-grader Jeremy Thatcher discovers a strange magic shop he has never seen before. He enters, and his life is changed forever. Buying what he thinks is a marble, he discovers he has really purchased a dragon’s egg.