HONORS/AWARDS

New York City’s Dept of Education’s “NYC Reads 365” Reading List 2018

National Council of Teachers of English Notable Children’s Book 2017

Maine Literary Award finalist 2017

New York Public Library Best Books for Kids and Teens 2016

Gold Medal Winner – Moonbeam Award 2016

LitPick TOP CHOICE Award 2016

Maine Literary Award finalist 2016

Ado-Lisant Prize in Belgium 2015

Sunshine State Young Reader Award 2015

Rebecca Caudill Award finalist 2014

Selected for Scholastic Book Flyer (Arrow) 2013

Society of School Librarians International Honor Book Award 2011

Bank Street College – Best Children’s Books 2011 & 2009

Nominated for 2010 & 2015 Cybil Awards

Gold Medal Winner – Moonbeam Award 2010

School Library Journal “starred” Review 2010