School Library Journal Best Books 2010

New York Times Recommended

Chicago Tribune Recommended

Parents Magazine 20 Best Books 2010

Society of Illustrators Original Art pick 2010

A Junior Library Guild Premiere Selection

Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Nominee 2012

Pennsylvania Young Reader's Master List 2011-2012

Rhode Island Children's Award Nominations 2012

Maryland's Black Eyed Susan Award Nominee 2012

Capitol Choices Nominee (Washington, DC)

Cybils Nonfiction Finalist 2010

Writers' League of Texas Finalist

Maryland Blue Crab Young Readers Honor Award 2011-2012

Indiana's Young Hoosier Book Award Nominee for the 2012-2013

Gate City Book Award Nominee (Nashua, NH)

Utah Beehive Book Award - Informational Book 2013

Land of Enchantment Nominee 2014-2015

Monarch Reader's Choice Award K-3 Nominee 2013

Garden State Book Award Nominee 2013

Indian Paintbrush Nominee 2012-2013

Connecticut Charter Oak Book Award Nominee 2013

New York Times Recommended

Louisiana Young Reader's Choice Honor 3rd - 5th Grade 2014

Society of Illustrators Original Art Pick 2012

Armadillo Reader's Award List 2013-2014


South Caroline Picture Book Award Nomoniee 2010-2011

A CCBC Choice for 2009

Society of Illustrators Original Art pick 2008

Recommended by the Chicago Tribune

A Junior Library Guild Premiere Selection

Recommended by Scholastic's INSTRUCTOR

School Library Journal Starred Review

Recommended by Bloomberg News

2010 Storytelling World Award

Georgia State Picture Book Award 2011

American Library Association Notable Book 2007

Pennsylvania Young Readers' Choice Award 2008

Maine Chickadee Award 2008

Arizona Grand Canyon Readers' Award 2008

The School Library Journal Best Books of 2006

Kirkus Reviews as an Editor's Choice for 2006

New York Public Library One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing for 2006

American Booksellers for Children Best Book 2006

Cybils Award Finalist 2007

CBC-IRA Children's Choice 2007

Young Hoosier Book Award Nominee 2008-2009

Recommended by Scholastic Instructor 2009

 

 

 

Publishers Weekly Starred Review

Kirkus Reviews Starred Review

CCBC Choice 2014

Amazon Best Nonfiction Book 2013

New York Public Library Title for Reading and Sharing 2013

Storytelling World Award Honor 2014

New York Times Recommended

Amelia Bloomer Nonfiction Book Project Choice 2014

Pennsylvania Young Readers Choice 2014-2015 Nominee

 

Capitol Choices Noteworthy Book 2009

A 2008 New York Public Library 100 One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing

Recommended by Bloomberg News

Children's Book of the Month Club pick

Time Warner Cable/ Cuyahoga County Public Library Great Books for Kids 2008

Cybils Award Finalist 2008

Armadillo Readers' Choice Nominee 2009-2010

Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Nominee 2010

 

2008 Booklist Top Ten Biographies for Youth

Society of Illustrators Original Art pick 2007

Booklist Editors' Choice 2007

New York Book Show 2008, Third Place in Picture Book Nonfiction -
production award

New York Public Library One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing for 2007

Wall Street Journal recommended

Kirkus Starred Review

School Library Journal Starred Review

Booklist Starred Review

Recommended by PBS Parents

Garden State Children's Book Award Nominee 2010

South Carolina Picture Book Award Nominee 2009 - 2010

 

awards

2007 - 2008 Alabama Children's Choice Book Award Grades 2 - 3

Junior LIbrary Guild Premier Selection

Society of Illustrators Original Art pick 2006

New York Times Recommended

Newsweek Holiday Book to buy

awards

Chicago Tribune Recommended

IRA-CBC Children's Choice 2005

Parent and Child Magazine Recommended

Chicago Tribune Recommended

 

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