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Coretta Scott King Author Honor Award
American Library Association

Best Books of the Year
Kirkus Reviews

100 Magnificent Children's Books of 2010
A Fuse #8 Production, Blog on School Library Journal

2011 Notable Books for a Global Society list
International Reading Association

Ten Best Nexus Graphica, SF Site

2012 Maverick Graphic Novel List
Texas Library Association

"Starred Review"
Kirkus Reviews

"Starred Review"
Kirkus Reviews

"Starred Review"
School Library Journal

Best of the Best Books
Chicago Public Library

"Starred Review"
Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

"Highlighted Review"

Virginia Readers' Choice
High School List

Best Books of the Year
Publishers Weekly

"Starred Review"
ALA Booklist

Cybils Award Winner,
Graphic Novel Category

Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens
American Library Association (ALA)

Editor's Choice
ALA Booklist

Top Ten Great Graphic Novels

"Choices" list
Cooperative Children's Book Center

Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards

Glyph Award Nominee

Street Lit Book Award, Emerging Classic Winner
Street Lit Book Award Medal Committee

Storytelling World Honor Award
Stories for Young Listeners
Storytelling World

Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award Program
Indiana Library Federation

2013 Louisiana Teen Readers' Choice Title List
State Library of Louisiana

Once Upon a World Children's Book Award
The Simon Wiesenthal Center and Museum of Tolerance Library and Archives

Top Ten Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers
American Library Association (ALA)