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Awards and Nominations

Finalist for NPR’s “Best Young Adult Fiction Ever Written” list


Maine State Library "Cream of the Crop" list


West Virginia News and Sentinel Best Books of the Year


Nominated for Rodda Book Award


Parent’s Choice Recommended Seal Winner


YALSA Amazing Audiobooks Nomination


Flamingnet Young Adult Top Choice Award


New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age


Nominated for Best Books for Young Adults List


Teensreadtoo.com Hall of Fame Gold Star Award


Tamora Pierce, Favorite Reads


Flamingnet Top Choice Award


Night Owl Romance Reviewer Top Pick


Books for the Teen Age selected by the New York Public Library


Booksense Kid Picks


Romance Times Best Books of the Year


YALSA BBYA Best Books for Young Adults (nominated)


Best Young Adult Literature of the Year, Iowa City School District


Horn Book Magazine Newcomers List


Miami Herald Best Books of the Year


Teenreads.com Best Books of the Year


Michigan Library Association Thumbs Up! Award (Top Twenty)


Great Books Baltimore County Public Library


Dona Vaughn SCBWI Work-in-Progress Grant


R.A. on the radio

hour-long interview


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