Catherine
Onder

Catherine Onder joined HMH in 2017 as SVP and Publisher of HMH Books for Young Readers. At HMH she has overseen the launches of the Versify and Etch imprints, the impressive growth of the bestselling Little Blue Truck publishing program, and publication of bestselling books including Kwame Alexander and Kadir Nelson’s Caldecott Medal–winning The Undefeated, Kayla Miller’s Click series of graphic novels, Sy Montgomery and Rebecca Green’s Becoming a Good Creature, and Karina Yan Glaser’s Vanderbeekers series. During her career she has worked with prodigious talents that include Ally Carter, Traci Chee, Rachel Hawkins, Sarah J. Maas, Geraldine McCaughrean, and Elizabeth Wein. She has edited multiple bestsellers and award winners, among them recipients of the Printz Medal and Honor, the Edgar Award, and a National Book Award finalist. Prior to HMH, Catherine held roles at HarperCollins, Disney Hyperion, and Bloomsbury Children’s Books, where she served as editorial director.