Podcast: Author and Naturalist Talks Love of Animals, New Memoir


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At HMH, there are few things we love more than reading! So we created a podcast series featuring one-on-one conversations between our leaders and the authors of HMH Books to share with our employees and Shaped readers. Through this series, we learn more about our authors, our leaders, the engaging books we publish, and the art of writing.

In our latest episode, Vicki Boyd, General Manager of Heinemann, interviews Sy Montgomery, a naturalist and author of more than 20 books for adults and children, including her new memoir titled How to Be a Good Creature. Vicki and Sy chat about their shared love for animals, how the memoir came to be, and the various life lessons we can all learn from animals. We hope you enjoy this wonderful conversation!


Listen to a previous episode featuring HMH CEO Jack Lynch and Sylvia Acevedo, rocket scientist, entrepreneur, CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA, and author.

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