Arthur A. Levine Books
Arthur A. Levine Books 


Awards

Above
Leah Bobet

A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of 2012



Absolutely, Positively Not
David LaRochelle

Sid Fleischman Humor Award 2006
Named a Booklist Top Ten Novel by a New Author
CCBC Choice
Booklist Editor's Choice
ALA Best Book for Young Adults



Adventures of Marco Polo, The
Russell Freedman / Bagram Ibatoulline

School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
Book Links Lasting Connections for 2006
Kirkus Best Book of 2006
Society of Illustrators Original Art Show
New York Public Library "100 Best Books for Reading and Sharing"
2006 Parents' Choice Silver Honor
Booklist Editors' Choices
Junior Library Guild Selection
2006 Golden Kite Award



Agent A to Agent Z
Andy Rash

Parent's Choice Silver Honor
Amazon Editor’s Choice 2004
2006 Washington Children's Picture Books Award Nominee
Brown County Book Award (Indiana)



Aladdin and the Enchanted Lamp
Philip Pullman / Sophy Williams

Chosen one of The Guardian's favorites of the year



Alvie Eats Soup
Ross Collins

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Medal



Amber House
Tucker Reed, Larkin Reed, Kelly Moore

2014 Tayshas High School Reading List



Arrival, The
Shaun Tan

New South Wales Premier's Literary Award
2006 Cybils Award
Bologna Ragazzi Award, Special Mention
Spectrum Award
Junior Library Guild Selection
World Fantasy Artist of the Year
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2007
A New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2007
Amazon.com's Best Teen Book of 2007
2007 Parents' Choice Gold Award
A Book Sense Winter 2007-2008 Top Ten Children’s Pick
A New York Public Library Best Book for Reading and Sharing
A New York Times Notable Children’s Book of 2007
Rocky Mountain News, A Top Ten Book of the Year
The Columbus Dispatch, A Best Book of 2007
Booklist Editors' Choice 2007
A School Library Journal Best Book of 2007
A Washington Post Best Book for Young People for 2007
Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books Blue Ribbon for Fiction
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
ALA Top Ten Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
ALA Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2008
Horn Book Fanfare Book 2007
Metropolitan Home Magazine's Design 100, 2008
An IRA Notable Book for a Global Society, 2008
2008 Locus Award, Best Art Book
2008 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, special citation for excellence in graphic storytelling
CCBC Choices 2008
Nominated for an International Horror Guild Award, Illustrated Narrative
New York Public Library’s 100 Best Children’s Books from the Last 100 Years



At the Crossing-Places
Kevin Crossley-Holland

Smithsonian Magazine Notable Books for Children
Booklist Top 10 Fantasy Novels for Youth
Washington Post Top 10 Kids’ Books of 2002
#5 Pick on Book Sense 76 Teen Readers List



Baby Food
Saxton Freymann

Child Magazine “Best Children’s Book of 2003”
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Medal
Society of Illustrators Original Art Show



Beautiful Warrior. The Legend of the Nun’s Kung Fu
Emily Arnold McCully

Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books Blue Ribbon Award
ALA Notable Children’s Book
School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
Nominated for the 2000-2001 North Carolina Children’s Book Award



Behold The Trees
Sue Alexander / Leonid Gore

Chosen for the Original Art Show at the Society of Illustrators
Association of Jewish Libraries Notable Children’s Book of Jewish Content
Children’s Book Sense 76 selection, Summer 2001
Children’s Literature Council of Southern California Award for Distinguished Literary Quality
2005 California Collection



Beware the Storybook Wolves
Lauren Child

Shortlisted for the Smarties Prize



Bird King, The: An Artist's Notebook
Shaun Tan

USBBY Outstanding International Book
2014 Cooperative Children's Book Center Choices



Birdwing
Rafe Martin

Washington Post 2005 Best Kid's Book
Book Sense Winter Pick
Selected to New York Public Library's List of Books for the Teen Age 2006
Chicago Public Library "Best of the Best"



Blister
Susan Shreve

ALA Notable Book for Middle Readers
Publishers Weekly Best Children’s Books of 2001
A Children’s Book Sense 76 selection, Winter 2001-2002



Blue Mountain Trouble
Martin Mordecai

Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Books of 2009
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2010



Bobby vs. Girls (Accidentally)
Lisa Yee / Dan Santat

New York Public Library’s One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2009



Book of Everything, The
Guus Kuijer

Golden Owl (the Flemish equivalent of the Newbery)
Golden Pencil (the Dutch equivalent of the Newbery)
Book Sense 2006 Summer Pick
The Washington Post's 10 Best Books for Children



Book of Time II: The Gate of Days
Guillaume Prévost

Indie Bound Kids’ Next List



Book! Book! Book!
Deborah Bruss / Tiphanie Beeke

#11 on the Children’s BookSense 76
Original Art Show at the Society of Illustrators
Nominated for the South Carolina Picture Book award



Boy on Cinnamon Street, The
Phoebe Stone

Kansas State Reading Circle



Cinderelephant
Emma Dodd

An Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Best Book of the Year, Gold Seal



Cleopatra's Moon
Vicky Alvear Shecter

2012 SCBWI Crystal Kite Award (Southeast)



Clockwork: Or All Wound Up
Philip Pullman / Leonid Gore

School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
Booklist Top Ten Fantasy Novels for Youth, 1998-99
ALA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers
New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
IRA Children’s Choice for 1999
First Place for Manufacturing and Design Excellence, Bookbinder’s Guild of New York
Highly commended for the Carnegie Medal
Shortlisted for the Whitbread Children’s Award
Shortlisted for the Smarties Prize



Confucius: The Golden Rule
Russell Freedman / Frédéric Clément

ALA Notable Book
Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2002
School Library Journal Best Book of 2002
New York Public Library 100 Best Books for Reading & Sharing
New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age
Washington Post Top 10 Kids’ Books of 2002
Parent’s Choice Recommended Award
Orbis Pictus Honor Book 2003 for outstanding nonfiction for children
NCTE Notable Children’s Book in the Language Arts
IRA Notable Book for a Global Society
NCSS/CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People



Corner of White, A (The Colors of Madeleine, Book #1)
Jaclyn Moriarty

Boston Globe – Horn Book Honor
A Kirkus Best Book of the Year
A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
A Horn Book Fanfare Book
A Los Angeles Public Library Best Teen Book of 2013



Crossing to Paradise
Kevin Crossley-Holland

Smithsonian 2008 Notable Children’s Book
USBBY Outstanding International Book 2009



Curse Dark as Gold, A
Elizabeth C. Bunce

Smithsonian 2008 Notable Children’s Book
ALA Best Book for Young Adults, 2009
William C. Morris YA Debut Award, 2009
CCBC Blue Ribbon
A 2009 Kansas Notable Book



Deep Down Popular
Phoebe Stone

A Summer 2008 Book Sense Children's Pick
Booklist Top Ten Youth Romances



Devine Intervention
Martha Brockenbrough

A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of 2012
Kansas State Reading Circle



Divine Wind: A Love Story, The
Garry Disher

New South Wales Premier’s Literary Award
Praised as one of the best books of 1999 by the Times London
New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age 2003




Dizzy
Jonah Winter / Sean Qualls

Society of Illustrators Original Art Show
Kirkus Best Book of 2006
School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
Booklist Editors' Choices
Horn Book Magazine Fanfare Book
Chicago Public Library's list of "Children's Books for Year-Round Gift Giving"
BCCB Blue Ribbon Book
Child Magazine Best Book
CBC Choices 2007




Dog Food
Saxton Freymann

New York Times Best Illustrated Book 2002
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Medal



Dogs of Winter, The
Bobbie Pyron

A Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2012
Kansas State Reading Circle, Top Selection



Ella Sets the Stage
Carmela D'Amico / Steven D'Amico

2006 National Parenting Publications Gold Award
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal



Ella Takes the Cake
Carmela D'Amico / Steven D'Amico

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal



Ella The Elegant Elephant
Carmela D'Amico / Steven D'Amico

Washington State Book Award
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal
Child Magazine Best Book of the Year
Society of Illustrators Original Art Show Collection
2005 Pacific Northwest Bookseller's Association Book Award
Book Sense 2004 Autumn Pick
Junior Literary Guild Selection



Encyclopedia of Me, The
Karen Rivers

YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013
Kansas State Reading Circle



End, The
David LaRochelle / Richard Egielski

A New York Public Library Best Book for Reading and Sharing
A Parenting Mom-Tested Book of the Year
The Columbus Dispatch, A Best Book of 2007
Book Links Lasting Connections 2007



Fast Food
Saxton Freymann

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award
Society of Illustrators Original Art Show Selections
New York Public Library “100 Titles for Reading and Sharing”
Grand Canyon Reader Award Nominee
CBC Choices 2007




Favorite Daughter, The
Allen Say

2013 NAPPA Silver Award



Fighting Ruben Wolfe
Markus Zusak

An ALA Best Book for Young Adults
A CCBC Choice
Winner of the CCBE Straw Poll for the Printz Award
Honor Book, Australia Book of the Year for Older Readers
New South Wales Premier’s Award



Fire Horse Girl, The
Kay Honeyman

2014 Tayshas High School Reading List



Firework-Maker's Daughter, The
Philip Pullman / Susan Saelig Gallegher

Booklist Editors’ Choice 1999
Smarties Prize Gold Medal



Food for Thought
Saxton Freymann

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Seal
New York Public Library “100 Titles for Reading and Sharing”
CCBC Choice
Pennsylvania Center for the Book: Best Children's Book for Family Literacy 2005




Frida
Jonah Winter / Ana Juan

ALA Notable Book
Américas Award Honor Book
Society of Illustrators’ Original Art Show selection
Parenting Magazine Best Book of 2002
2002 Parents’ Choice Gold Award (includes both English and Spanish texts)
National Association of Parenting Publications Gold Award



Geeks, Girls, and Secret Identities
Mike Jung / Mike Maihack

Kansas State Reading Circle



Getting the Girl
Markus Zusak

Queensland Premier’s Literary Award for Young Adult Fiction
Shortlisted for the Victoria Premier’s Award



Giggler Treatment, The
Roddy Doyle / Brian Ajhar

A Los Angeles Times Best Book
Nominated for the Book Sense Children’s Book of the Year
Children’s BookSense 76 selection



Girls of No Return, The
Erin Saldin

2012 Montana Book Award Honor
Kansas State Reading Circle



Gold Medal Summer
Donna Freitas

Kansas State Reading Circle



Gold Star for Zog, A
Julia Donaldson / Axel Scheffler

New York Times Notable Children's Book of 2012



Grand Old Tree, A
Mary Newell DePalma

IRA Children's Choices



Great Greene Heist, The
Varian Johnson

A Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2014



Guild of Geniuses, The
Dan Santat

Society of Illustrators Original Art Show Selections
Los Angeles Society of Illustrators Bronze Medal for Book Illustration
Marion Vannett Ridgeway Memorial Award Honor Book



Half a World Away
Libby Gleeson / Freya Blackwood

Parents' Choice Foundation Silver Honor
Booklist Editors' Choice 2007
CCBC Choices 2008



Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J. K. Rowling / Mary GrandPre

ALA Notable Children's Books, 2000
ALA/YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
Booklist Editors' Choices, 1999
Booklist Top Ten Fantasy Novels for Youth, 1998-99
CCBC Choices 2000: Fiction for Children
International Reading Association: Children's Choices, 2000
International Reading Association: Young Adult Choices, 2000
Publishers Weekly: Best Books of 1999
School Library Journal: Best Books 1999
CBC Not Just for Children Anymore! List
British Book Awards 1998 Children's Book of the Year (NIBBY)
Shortlisted for the 1998 Guardian Children's Award
Shortlisted for the 1998 Carnegie Award
Nestlé Smarties Book Prize 1998 Gold Medal 9-11 years
Scottish Arts Council Children’s Book Award 1999
FCBG Children’s Book Award 1998 Overall winner and Longer Novel Category
North East Book Award 1999
North East Scotland Book Award 1998
The Booksellers Association / The Bookseller Author of the Year 1998
Whitaker's Platinum Book Award 2001



Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J. K. Rowling / Mary GrandPre

New York Times 100 Notable Books of 2007
A New York Times Notable Children’s Book of 2007
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2007
The Kansas City Star, Top 100 Books of 2007
The Columbus Dispatch, A Best Book of 2007
Booklist Editors' Choice 2007
A Los Angeles Times Favorite Children's Book of 2007
A Washington Post Best Book for Young People for 2007
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
ALA Best Book for Young Adults, 2008
2008 Colorado Blue Spruce Book Award
CCBC Choices 2008



Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
J. K. Rowling / Mary GrandPre

ALA Notable Children's Books, 2001
Booklist Editors' Choices, 2000
CCBC Choices 2001: Fiction for Children
Publishers Weekly Best Children's Books 2000
Hugo Award for Best Novel
Smithsonian Notable Children's Book
Voice of Youth Advocates: Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror, 2000
CBC Not Just for Children Anymore! List
New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age
Friends of Libraries USA Readers’ Choice Award
Scottish Arts Council Book Award 2001
Children's Book Award in 9-11 category 2001
Whitaker's Platinum Book Award 2001
W. H. Smith Children's Book of the Year Award
New York State Children’s Choice Award Nominee



Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
J. K. Rowling / Mary GrandPre

ALA Best Book for Young Adults
New York Times Notable Book
2005 Quill Book of the Year
2005 Quill Children's Chapter / Middle Grade Book of the Year
New York Times Notable Book
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Seal
CCBC Choice
Publishers' Weekly Cuffie
Booklist Editor's Choice
Chicago Public Library "Best of the Best"
New York State Children’s Choice Award Nominee
2006-2007 Indian Paintbrush Book Award Nominee



Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J. K. Rowling / Mary GrandPre

ALA Notable Book
ALA Best Books for Young Adults
Booklist Editor’s Choice 2003
Booklist Top Ten Fantasy Titles For Youth
Child “Best Children’s Books of 2003 Awards”
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio 2004 Gold Medal
Shortlisted for the WH Smith Books Award (Adult)
New York State Children’s Choice Award Nominee
Anthony Award for Best Young Adult Mystery



Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
J. K. Rowling / Mary GrandPre

ALA Notable Children's Book, 2000
ALA/YALSA Best Book for Young Adults, 2000
Booklist Editors' Choices, 1999
Publishers Weekly Best Book of 1999
Los Angeles Times Best Book of 1999
Bram Stoker Award, Work for Young Readers (Horror)
2000 Hugo Award Nominee: Best Novel
CCBC Choices 2000: Fiction for Children
National Council of Teachers of English: Notable Children's Books in the Language Arts, 2000
Voice of Youth Advocates: Books in the Middle: Outstanding Titles of 1999
New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
CBC Not Just for Children Anymore! List
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio, Platinum Award
Friends of Libraries USA Readers’ Choice Award, 1999 Locus Award
Wisconsin Educational Media Association Golden Archer Award (Intermediate), 2001
Maine Student Book Award
Whitbread Children's Book Prize, 1999
Nestlé Smarties Book Prize 1999 Gold Medal 9-11 years
British Book Awards 1999 Author of the Year
The Booksellers Association / The Bookseller Author of the Year, 2000
1998 FCBG Children's Book Award 1999 / Longer Novel Category
Whitaker's Platinum Book Award 2001
W. H. Smith Children's Book of the Year Award
Nominated for the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize
Nominated for the Carnegie Medal
New York State Children’s Choice Award Nominee



Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J. K. Rowling / Mary GrandPre

ALA/YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
ALA/YALSA Best of the Best 100 (Selected from BBYA 1966-99)
ALA/YALSA Top Ten Books for Teens, 1999 (Ranked #1)
ALA Notable Children's Books, 1999
Book Links Lasting Connections, 1998
Booklist Editors' Choices, 1998
Booklist: Top Ten Fantasy Novels for Youth
CCBC Choices, 1998: Fiction for Children
Publishers Weekly Best Books 1998
School Library Journal: Best Books 1998
School Library Journal: One Hundred Books that Shaped the Century
Parenting magazine: Book of the Year, 1998
Parenting magazine: Reading Magic Books, 1998
Voice of Youth Advocates: Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror, 1998
Anne Spencer Lindbergh Prize for Children's Literature
American Booksellers Association Book of the Year (ABBY)
CBC Not Just for Children Anymore! List
International Reading Association: Children’s Choices, 1999
International Reading Association: Teacher’s Choices, 1999
National Council of Teachers of English: Notable Children's Books in the Language Arts, 1999
New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
Wisconsin Educational Media Association Golden Archer Award (Middle/Junior High), 2000
Sasquatch Reading Award (Washington), 2000
Great Stone Face Children’s Book Award (New Hampshire), 2000
Arizona Young Reader’s Award, 2000
Wyoming Indian Paintbrush Book Award, 2000
Nene Award (Hawaii), 2000
Rebecca Caudill Young Reader’s Award (Illinois), 2001
Michigan Reading Association Readers’ Choice Award, 2001
Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award, 2001
Nominated for the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children’s Literature, 1999
Nominated for Children’s Book Award (Massachusetts), 2000
Nominated for Children’s Book Award (Utah), 2000
Nominated for New York State Charlotte Award, 2000
Nominated for Young Reader’s Choice Award (Pacific Northwest Library Association), 2001
Nestlé Smarties Book Prize, Gold Medal 9-11 years, 1997
FCBG Children’s Book Award, Overall and Longer Novel Category Winner, 1997
Birmingham Cable Children’s Book Award, 1997
Young Telegraph Paperback of the Year, 1998
British Book Awards Children’s Book of the Year (NIBBY), 1997
Sheffield Children’s Book Award, 1998
Whitaker's Platinum Book Award, 2001
Commended for the 1997 Carnegie Award
Shortlisted for the 1997 Guardian Children's Award
W. H. Smith Book of the Year Award, 1997
New York State Children’s Choice Award Nominee
New York Public Library’s 100 Best Children’s Books from the Last 100 Years



Hickory Chair, The
Lisa Rowe Fraustino / Benny Andrews

ALA Notable Children’s Book
Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books Blue Ribbon Book
NCTE Notable Children’s Book in the Language Arts
IRA Young Adults/Teacher’s Choice
Openheim Toy Portfolio Gold Medal
Brooklyn Public Library Great Books of 2002
Chicago Public Library Systems Best of the Best



Hidden Like Anne Frank: 14 True Stories of Survival
Peter Henk Steenhuis Marcel Prins

A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of 2014



Highway Rat, The
Julia Donaldson / Axel Scheffler

A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year



Hive for the Honeybee, A
Soinbhe Lally / Patience Brewster

American Booksellers Pick of the List 1999
New York Book Show Third Place Hardcover Fiction Book
New York Book Show Merit Hardcover Fiction Jacket



How Are You Peeling?
Saxton Freymann

The New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books 1999
CCBC Book of the Week
National Association of Parenting Publications Gold Award 1999
Oppenheim Portfolio Platinum Medal
Northern California Independent Bookseller Association Bestseller List
Parent Paper National Parenting Publication Award 1999
National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis Gradiva Award for Best Children’s Book 2000
Publishers Weekly Bestseller List
Not Just for Children Anymore! 2001 list



How to Make a Bird
Martine Murray

USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2011



I Will Hold You 'Til You Sleep
Linda Zuckerman / Jon J Muth

Society of Illustrators Original Art Show
Book Sense Winter 2006-2007 Children's Pick




Ice-Cream Cones for Sale!
Elaine Greenstein

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Medal



If I Ever Get Out of Here
Eric Gansworth

2014 YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults
2014 American Indian Library Association's Youth Literature Award, Young Adult Honor
2014 Cooperative Children's Book Center Choices



In the Shadow of the Ark
Anne Provoost

Children's Book Sense Picks
Long Listed for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award



Innocent Soldier, An
Josef Holub

ALA Best Book for Young Adults
2006 Mildred L. Batchelder Award Winner
Horn Book Magazine Fanfare Book
USBBY Outstanding International Book



Jonah the Whale and How He Became Incredibly Famous
Susan Shreve

Joan G. Sugarman Honor Book 1998-1999



Just Behave, Pablo Picasso!
Jonah Winter / Kevin Hawkes

International Latino Book Awards, Best Picture Book (Spanish) 2012
2012 Eureka! Nonfiction Children’s Book Award, Silver Honor
Kansas State Reading Circle



Just Enough and Not Too Much
Kaethe Zemach

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Medal
Children’s BookSense 76 Selection



Just How Long Can a Long String Be?!
Keith Baker

IndieBound’s Summer 2009 Kid's Indie Next List



King of the Middle March
Kevin Crossley-Holland

Horn Fanfare Book 2004
Children's Book Sense Winter 2004/2005 Pick
Walter Mayes List of Best Titles 2004



Last Summer of the Death Warriors, The
Francisco X. Stork

A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2010
YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults 2011
2011 Nautilus Silver Award
2011 Boston Authors Club Award
2011 Américas Award Commended Title
International Latino Book Award, Best Young Adult Fiction (English) 2012



Legend of the Wandering King, The
Laura Gallego Garcia

ALA Best Book for Young Adults
CCBC Choice
USBBY Outstanding International Book



Liar's Moon
Elizabeth C. Bunce

2012 ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults



Lips Touch
Laini Taylor / Jim Di Bartolo

National Book Award Finalist, 2009
Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2009
Kids' Indie Next List, Winter '09/'10
NPR.org, Best Young Adult Fiction for 2009
A YALSA Best Book for Young Adults, 2010
YALSA Top Ten Books for Young Adults, 2010



Lost & Found: Three by Shaun Tan
Shaun Tan

A 2012 ALA Notable Children’s Book
Parents’ Choice Gold Award
2012 USBBY Outstanding International Book



Love is the Drug
Alaya Dawn Johnson

A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of 2014



Mad at Mommy
Komako Sakai

A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2010
Parents’ Choice Approved Seal



Marcelo in the Real World
Francisco X. Stork

Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2009
2009 Amazon Top Ten Books for Teens
School Library Journal Best Books for the Year for 2009
New York Times Notable Children’s Book of 2009
NPR.org, Best Young Adult Fiction for 2009
Washington Post Best Kids' Books of the Year
Smithsonian Notable Book of 2009
Booklist Editors’ Choices for 2009
Horn Book Fanfare Book
A YALSA Best Book for Young Adults, 2010
YALSA Top 10 Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
Schneider Family Book Award, 2010
CBC/NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2010
2010 IRA Notable Books for a Global Society
Once Upon a World Children’s Book Award



Memory Bank, The
Carolyn Coman / Rob Shepperson

A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2010



Millicent Min, Girl Genius
Lisa Yee

Sid Fleischman Humor Award 2004
Publishers Weekly Flying Start
CCBC Choice
Bank Street Book of the Year 2004
IRA Children's Choice
2005-2006 Texas Lone Star List Nominee
The Young Hoosier Book Award Nominee
Georgia Book Award Nominee
Garden State Book Awards Nominee
Pennsylvania Young Readers Choice Award Nominee
Nevada Young Readers Award Nominee
Nene Award Nominee (Hawaii)
Insinglass Teen Award Nominee (New Hampshire)
Young Reader's Choice Award Nominee - Pacific Northwest Library Association
South Carolina Junior Book Award Nominee



Moribito II: Guardian of the Darkness
Nahoko Uehashi

An ALA Notable Book for Children, 2010
Mildred L. Batchelder Honor for Translation, 2010
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2010



Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit
Nahoko Uehashi

Indie Bound Kids’ Next List, Fall 2008
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
Mildred L. Batchelder Award, 2009
USBBY Outstanding International Book 2009



Mouse and His Child, The
Russell Hoban / David Small

Society of Illustrators Gold Medal
CBC Choice
Publishers Weekly Book Happiest to See Back in Print Cuffies Award
BookSense 76 Selection



Murder of Bindy Mackenzie, The
Jaclyn Moriarty

CBC Choices 2007




My Chair
Betsy James / Mary Newell DePalma

2004 NYPL 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
IRA Children's Choice



My Guardian Angel
Sylvie Weil

New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
ALA "Amelia Bloomer Project" Award Winner
Sydney Taylor Honor Book
Prix Sorcieres



Names Upon the Harp: Irish Myth and Legend, The
Marie Heaney / P. J. Lynch

CBC Not Just for Children Anymore



Nazi Hunters, The
Neal Bascomb

2014 YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction
Sydney Taylor Book Award, Gold Medal
Parents’ Choice Recommended Seal
2014 Tayshas High School Reading List
2014 Cooperative Children's Book Center Choices



Night Eater, The
Ana Juan

Society of Illustrators Original Art Show Selection
Ezra Jack Keats Award



Nobody Rides the Unicorn
Adrian Mitchell / Stephen Lambert

Recommended and approved by Parents' Choice 2000



Noisy Way to Bed, The
Ian Whybrow / Tiphanie Beeke

School Library Journal 2004 Best Book
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio 2005 Gold Seal



No-Nothings and Their Baby, The
Anne Mazer / Ross Collins

Selected by Nest Literary Classics



Oliver Who Would Not Sleep!
Mara Bergman / Nick Maland

A Nick Jr. Magazine Best Book of 2007



One Lonely Seahorse
Saxton Freymann

IRA Children’s Choice 2001
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Medal



Openly Straight
Bill Konigsberg

2014 YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults
2014 Rainbow List
Summer 2013 Kids' Indie Next List
2014 Tayshas High School Reading List
A Los Angeles Public Library Best Teen Book of 2013
Finalist, Lambda Literary Award
2014 Cooperative Children's Book Center Choices



Peaceful Heroes
Jonah Winter / Sean Addy

NAPPA 2009 Honor
Smithsonian Notable Book of 2009



Pet Shop Revolution, The
Ana Juan

International Latino Book Awards, Best Picture Book (English) 2012, Honorable Mention



Plain Kate
Erin Bow

Winter 2010-2011 Kids' Indie Next List
YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults 2011



Plum
Tony Mitton / Mary GrandPre

Society of Illustrators Original Art Show
Children’s BookSense 76 Selection



Robots are Coming and Other Problems, The
Andy Rash

Bookselling This Week Kids’ Pick of the List 2000



Romeo and Juliet Code, The
Phoebe Stone

A Boston Globe Best Book of the Year, 2011



Romeo Blue
Phoebe Stone

Parents’ Choice Silver Honor



Rover Saves Christmas
Roddy Doyle / Brian Ajhar

Children’s Book Sense 76 recommendation



Rules of Summer
Shaun Tan

A Boston Globe–Horn Book Honor Book
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2014
A School Library Journal Best Book of 2014
A Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2014
Best Parents’ Choice Silver Award



Samir and Yonathan
Daniella Carmi

ALA Mildred Batchelder Award for best translated novel
Middle East Outreach Council Award, outstanding book about the Middle East for children and young people
New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age
Not Just for Children Anymore! 2001 list
Notable Book for a Global Society 2001
IBBY Honor List
Children’s Books Mean Business Exhibit
Children’s Literature Top Choices List
Lilith Selection of Books for Young Readers



Savage Fortress, The
Sarwat Chadda

A 2013 USBBY Outstanding International Book
Kansas State Reading Circle



Season of Secrets
Sally Nicholls

Parents’ Choice Award Silver Honor
2012 USBBY Outstanding International Book



Second is a Hiccup, A: A Child's Book of Time
Hazel Hutchins / Kady MacDonald Denton

Booklist Editors' Choice 2007
CCBC Choices 2008



Secret World of Hildegard, The
Jonah Winter / Jeanette Winter

A New York Public Library Best Book for Reading and Sharing



Seeing Stone, The
Kevin Crossley-Holland

ALA Notable Book for Older Readers
Horn Book Fanfare Honor Book
Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist
New York Public Library’s 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
#3 selection on Children’s BookSense 76
Parents’ Guide Gold Award
Smarties Prize, Bronze Medal, ages 9-11
Shortlisted for the Whitbread Award
Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize
Welsh Books Council children’s fiction prize



Shark God, The
Rafe Martin / David Shannon

National Association of Parenting Publications Gold Award



Sidekicks
Dan Santat

A 2012 ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers
2014 Oklahoma Sequoyah Book Award



Singer of All Songs: Book 1 in the Chanters of Tremaris Trilogy, The
Kate Constable

Booklist Top Ten Fantasy Titles For Youth
Booklist Editor’s Choice
Booklist Top Ten First Novels for Youth
Book Links Lasting Connection
ALA “Amelia Bloomer Project” Award winner
Georgia Peach Award for Teen Readers Nominee



Slightly True Story of Cedar B. Hartley, The
Martine Murray

New York Public Library’s 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
Shortlisted for the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Award
Shortlisted for the New South Wales Premier’s Literary Award
Patricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Books
Children’s BookSense 76 Selection



Snow Day, The
Komako Sakai

Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2009
New York Public Library’s One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2009
New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books, 2009
Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Books of 2009
BCCB Blue Ribbon Book 2009
Smithsonian Notable Book of 2009
Booklist Editors’ Choices for 2009



So Totally Emily Ebers
Lisa Yee

CCBC Choices 2008



Sorrow's Knot
Erin Bow

A Kirkus Best Book of the Year
Winner of the 2014 Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy



Stanford Wong Flunks Big-Time
Lisa Yee

ALA Best Book for Young Adults
CCBC Choice
Chicago Public Library "Best of the Best"
Chinese-American Librarians Association Best Book Award for Youth



StarCrossed
Elizabeth C. Bunce

YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults 2011



Stick Man
Julia Donaldson / Axel Scheffler

Kids' Indie Next List, Winter '09/'10
CBC/IRA Children's Choices list for 2010



Story of a Seagull and the Cat Who Taught Her to Fly, The
Luis Sepúlveda / Chris Sheban

Society of Illustrators Gold Medal
Parenting Media Award Winner
Children’s BookSense 76 Selection



Summer Prince, The
Alaya Dawn Johnson

National Book Award Longlist
A Kirkus Best Book of the Year
2014 Rainbow List, Top Ten Title
Spring 2013 Kids’ Indie Next List
A 2013 Tiptree Award Honor Book
2013 Cybils Award, YA Speculative Fiction
Finalist, Lambda Literary Award
A Core Collections Star Title
2014 Indies Choice Honor Book
2014 Cooperative Children's Book Center Choices



Superworm
Julia Donaldson / Axel Scheffler

Parents’ Choice Recommended Seal



Tabby McTat, the Musical Cat
Julia Donaldson / Axel Scheffler

Kansas State Reading Circle



Tales from Outer Suburbia
Shaun Tan

Spring 2009 Kid's Indie Next List
Best Artist, World Fantasy Awards 2009
CBCA Book of the Year, 2009
Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2009
New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books, 2009
BCCB Blue Ribbon Book 2009
Washington Post Best Kids' Books of the Year
Booklist Editors’ Choices for 2009
A YALSA Best Book for Young Adults, 2010
An ALA Notable Book for Children, 2010
USBBY Oustanding International Book, 2010
LA Times Book Prize, Finalist



Taste for Rabbit, A
Linda Zuckerman

Junior Library Guild Selection
Oregon Book Award: Leslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult literature



Third Grade Angels
Jerry Spinelli / Jennifer A. Bell

Autumn 2012 Kids’ Indie Next List
Kansas State Reading Circle



Timothy and the Strong Pajamas
Viviane Schwarz

A Summer 2008 Book Sense Children's Pick
Washington Post's Holiday Guide 2008: Best Kids' Books



Warp Speed
Lisa Yee

2012 ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults



Ways to Live Forever
Sally Nicholls

Waterstone's Children's Book Prize, 2008
Glen Dimplex New Writers Award, 2008
New York Public Library Children's Books 2008: 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing
Horn Book Fanfare Book
The Luchs Prize (Germany)
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
USBBY Outstanding International Book 2009
A Junior Library Guild Selection
NCTE Notable Children’s Book for Language Arts, 2009



Welcome to My Neighborhood! A Barrio ABC
Quiara Alegría Hudes / Shino Arihara

International Latino Book Awards, Best Picture Book (English) 2012, Honorable Mention



When She Was Good
Norma Fox Mazer

ALA Best Book for Young Adults
Booklist Editor’s Choice
School Library Journal Best Book
Book Links Lasting Connection



Why We Took the Car
Wolfgang Herrndorf

A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of 2014



Wishworks, Inc.
Stephanie Tolan / Amy June Bates

New York Public Library’s One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2009



Words in the Dust
Trent Reedy

2012 ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults
Parents’ Choice Recommended Seal
2012 Amelia Bloomer Project list
2012 SCBWI Golden Kite Honor, Fiction
A Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People 2012
Christopher Award, 2012
2012 South Asia Book Award Children’s and Young Adult Literature Highly Commended Book



World Before This One, The
Rafe Martin / Calvin Nicholls

2004 Story Telling Resource Award



Year of Secret Assignments, The
Jaclyn Moriarty

ALA Best Book for Young Adults
Horn Fanfare Book
Booklist Editor’s Choice
Amazon Editor’s Choice
Virginia Young Readers Award Nominee
IRA 2006 Young Adults' Choice



Zoe Gets Ready
Bethanie Deeney Murguia

Kansas State Reading Circle




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