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Middle Grade/Chapter Book

THE ONE SAFE PLACE by Tania Unsworth (ISBN: 978-1-61620-483-9 | $6.95)

  • Vermont's 2015-2016 Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award master list
  • Louisiana 2017 Readers' Choice Award list

THREE RING RASCALS: THE SHOW MUST GO ON! by Kate Klise and Illustrations by Sarah Klise (ISBN: 978-1-61620-244-6 | $5.95)

  • Kansas City Great Kids Can Read/KC3, 2015 list
  • Virginia Readers Choice, 2015-16 list
  • Oklahoma Library Association “Not Quite Sequoyah,” 2016 list

THE WITCH'S BOY by Kelly Barnhill (ISBN: 978-1-61620-351-1 | $16.95)

  • Minnesota Book Award, 2015 list
  • Capitol Choices, 2015 list
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2015-2016 list

THE TIME FETCH by Amy Herrick (ISBN: 978-1-61620-453-2 | $6.95)

  • New York State Reading Association  Charlotte Award, 2016 list

ANTON AND CECIL: CATS AT SEA by Lisa Martina and Valerie Martin (ISBN: 978-1-61620-456-3 | $6.95)

  • Great Stone Face Children’s Book Award (New Hampshire), 2015-2016 list

Young Adult


THE ART OF SECRETS by James Klise (ISBN: 978-1-61620-482-2 | $9.95)

  • Vermont's Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, 2015-2016 master list

GO! A Kidd’s Guide to Graphic Design by Chip Kidd (ISBN: 978-0-76117-219-2 | $17.95)

  • Oklahoma Intermediate Sequoyah, 2016 list

 PASSENGER ON THE PEARL: THE TRUE STORY OF EMILY EDMONSONS'S FLIGHT FROM SLAVERY by Winifred Conkling (ISBN: 978-1-61620-196-8 | $17.95)

  • New York State Reading Association  Charlotte Award, 2016 list

IF YOU COULD BE MINE by Sara Farizan (ISBN: 978-1-61620-455-6 | $9.95)

  • Illinois' Abraham Lincoln Award, 2016 master list (as chosen by the student panel!)

TELL ME AGAIN HOW A CRUSH SHOULD FEEL by Sara Farizan (ISBN: 978-1-61620-284-2 | $16.95)

  • Capitol Choices, 2015 list 
  • Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC), 2015 list

JACKABY by William Ritter (ISBN: 978-1-61620-353-5 | $16.95)

  • Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers, 2015-2016 list
  • Florida Teen Reads (FAME), 2015-2016 list
  • Mississippi Magnolia Award, 2016 list
  • Oklahoma Sequoyah Intermediate, 2017 list
  • Nebraska Golden Sower Award for YA, 2017 list
  • Connecticut Nutmeg Award for Teens, 2017 list
  • The Children's Literature Association of Utah Beehive Award for YA, 2017 list
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for High School, 2016-2017 list
  • Land of Enchantment Black Bear Award (New Mexico), 2016-2017 list

THE WALLS AROUND US by Nova Ren Suma (ISBN: 978-1-61620-372-6 | $17.95)

  • Texas Library Association Tayshas Reading List, 2016
  • Capitol Choices, 2016 list

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