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            2014 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
            2014 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review - Children (*)
            2014 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
            2014 School Library Journal -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 Alabama Camellia Award -- Fiction (Grades 4-5) (Nominee)
            2015 Black-Eyed Susan Award -- Grades 4-6 (Nominee)
            2015 Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens -- Ten to Fourteen (Recommended)
            2015 Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children -- Children's Fiction (Honor Book)
            2016 Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award -- Children's (Nominee)



            2016 Georgia Children's Book Award -- Children's Book (Finalist)
            2016 Nene Award -- Children's Fiction (Nominee)
            2016 Rhode Island Children's Book Award -- Grades 3-6 (Nominee)
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            2013 South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award -- Children's (Nominee)
            2014 Rhode Island Children's Book Award -- Grades 3-6 (Nominee)
            2014 Sunshine State Young Reader's Award -- Grades 3-5 (Nominee)
            2015 Louisiana Young Readers' Choice Award -- Grades 3-5 (Nominee)
            2015 Sequoyah Book Award -- Children's (Nominee)
            2016 Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award -- Grades 3-5 (Nominee)
         General Fiction / GF 5
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            2019 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
         General Fiction / GF 5
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            2016 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
         General Fiction / GF 5
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            2015 Audio File -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review - Children (*)
            2015 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 School Library Journal -- Starred Review (*)
            2016 Texas Lone Star Reading List -- Young Adult (Commended)
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            2013 Sunshine State Young Reader's Award -- Grades 3-5 (Nominee)
            2015 Young Hoosier Book Award -- Intermediate (Nominee)



    Fantasy / F 4
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            2013 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
            2013 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review - Children (*)
            2013 National Book Award -- Young People's Literature (Longlist)
            2013 Parents Choice Award (Fall) (2008-Up) -- Fiction (Gold Medal Winner)
            2014 Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens -- Ten to Fourteen (Recommended)
            2015 Iowa Children's Choice (ICCA) Award -- Children's (Nominee)
            2015 Kentucky Bluegrass Award -- Grades 3-5 (Nominee)
            2015 Massachusetts Children's Book Award -- Children's Book (Nominee)
            2015 North Carolina Children's Book Award -- Junior Book (Nominee)
            2016 Garden State Children's Book Award -- Fiction (Nominee)
         General Fiction / GF 4
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            2010 Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award -- Grades 3-5 (Nominee)
         General Fiction / GF 4
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            2010 Black-Eyed Susan Award -- Grades 4-6 (Nominee)
            2010 Great Stone Face Book Award -- Grades 4-6 (Nominee)
            2011 Bluebonnet Award -- Children's (Nominee)
            2011 Iowa Children's Choice (ICCA) Award -- Children's (Nominee)
            2011 Rhode Island Children's Book Award -- Grades 3-6 (Nominee)
            2012 Sequoyah Book Award -- Children's (Nominee)
            2012 Sunshine State Young Reader's Award -- Grades 3-5 (Nominee)