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 Best 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

5 stars for A TIME TO
DANCE

* Kirkus, Starred review

* Booklist, Starred
review

* VOYA, Starred review

* SLJ, Starred review

* BCCB, Starred review

Awards and Honors:
ALA Notable,
ALA/YALSA BBYA,
Booklist Editor's
Choice, Booklist Top 10
art book, CSML Best
Book, IBBY Outstanding
Book for young people
with disabilities, IRA
Notable NGBS, Kirkus
Best Book, NYPL Book  
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"
Providence Journal: "dazzles and
delights"
Newsday: "I loved this book."
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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