Author Awards List
  General Fiction / GF 5 Buy
2016 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review - Children (*)
2016 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
2016 School Library Journal -- Starred Review (*)
  General Fiction / GF 5 Buy
2018 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
  General Fiction / GF 5 Buy
2014 Iowa Children's Choice (ICCA) Award -- Children's (Nominee)
2014 Land of Enchantment Book Award -- Children's (Nominee)
2015 Georgia Children's Book Award -- Children's Book (Nominee)
2015 Golden Sower Award -- Intermediate (Nominee)
2015 Nevada Young Readers' Award -- Young Readers (Nominee)



2016 Sunshine State Young Reader's Award -- Grades 3-5 (Nominee)
  Historical / H 3 Buy
2013 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review - Children (*)
2013 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
2013 School Library Journal -- Starred Review (*)
2015 Iowa Children's Choice (ICCA) Award -- Children's (Nominee)
2016 Garden State Children's Book Award -- Fiction (Nominee)
  General Fiction / GF 4.5 Buy
2011 Mark Twain Readers Award -- Grades 4-6 (Second Place)
2013 Iowa Children's Choice (ICCA) Award -- Children's (Nominee)
2013 Sasquatch Award -- Children/Young Adult (Nominee)
  Historical / H 5 Buy
2017 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
2017 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review - Children (*)
2017 School Library Journal -- Starred Review (*)