Holiday House was founded in 1935. It was led by John H. Briggs from the time he acquired the business in 1965 until 2016 when the company was sold to a new company formed by Trustbridge Partners. Then, as now, Holiday House publishes high-quality books for children from picture books to young adult, fiction and non-fiction winning numerous awards including Caldecott, Boston Globe-Horn-Book, Coretta Scott King, and Newbery Awards just to name a few.
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By Christine Palomino | May 1 2018 | Children'sGeneral
Please join us February 27th through March 6th as we celebrate the nation’s biggest annual reading celebration to honor Dr. Seuss’s birthday! Dr. Seuss books have inspired generations of kids to love reading, and prove that learning to read can be fun AND funny. Whether it’s the tale of The Cat in the Hat, whose unexpectedRead more
We are excited to announce that beginning on January 1, 2021 Penguin Random House will begin distributing Catapult/Counterpoint Press/Soft Skull Press. COUNTERPOINT LLC was created in 2007 through the acquisition of three notable independent presses: Counterpoint, Shoemaker & Hoard, and Soft Skull Press. In January 2008, the company began publishing under two imprints, Counterpoint and Soft SkullRead more