PADMA VENKATRAMAN
May, 2008, G. P. Putnam's
Sons, Penguin

* Booklist, Starred review

* VOYA, Starred review

* PW, Starred review

Awards and Honors:

ALA BBYA
;Booksense
Notable
; NCSS Notable;
NYPL B
est Book; Bank
Street College of
Education Best Book
;
CCBC choice; Capitol
choice;
Booklist Editor's
Choice; Booklinks Best
New Book; CLN Top 25;
PASLA Top 40;
Shortlisted for Reading
Across Rhode Island;
Shortlisted for Cybils;
PW Flying Start;
Amelia Bloomer list
selection; Shortlisted for
state awards in ME, UT,
SC and NJ; Winner, Julia
Ward Howe Boston
Authors Club award
Winner, ASTAL RI award
May, 2014, Nancy Paulsen
Books, Penguin Random House


* Kirkus, Starred review

* Booklist, Starred review

* VOYA, Starred review

* SLJ, Starred review

National Book Award
winner, Gloria Whelan:
"words that move with
grace and elegance"

Indiebound: "moving"

Chicago Tribune:
"powerful"

Denver Post: "will dance
its way into your heart"

LitUp Reviews: "every
aspect shines"
Aug, 2013, Nancy Paulsen
Books, Penguin


* SLJ, Starred review

* PW, Starred review

* Booklist, Starred review

* Kirkus, Starred review

Awards and Honors:

Winner, SANOC South
Asia Book Award

Winner, Paterson Prize

ALA BBYA

Kirkus BBYA

Booklist Editor's Choice
BBYA

CCBC Choice

ALA/Amelia Bloomer List

Julia Ward Howe Boston
Authors Club finalist

NE SCBWI Crystal Kite
finalist
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