Deborah's Awards


Awards

 

Courage & Defiance

  • Orbis Pictus Recommended Book

 

The Great Trouble, A Mystery of London, the Blue Death, and a Boy Called Eel

  • A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
  • An NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People
  • A Capitol Choices Noteworthy Book for Children and Teens
  • A Junior Library Guild Selection
  • Oregon Spirit Award, Oregon Council of Teachers of English
  • Oregon Book Award Finalist
  • State award lists in 13 states 

Titanic: Voices from the Disaster

  • Robert F. Sibert Honor
  • YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction finalist
  • ALA Notable
  • Oregon Spirt Award Finalist
  • Junior Library Guild Selection

Up Before Daybreak: People and Cotton in America

  • ALA Notable
  • Carter G. Woodson Honor
  • Oregon Book Award Finalist

Shutting out the Sky: Life in the Tenements of New York, 1880-1923

  • Orbis Pictus Honor
  • ALA Notable

Sky Boys, How They Built the Empire State Building

  • ALA Notable
  • Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor
  • Oregon Book Aard Finalist

Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek

  • ALA Notable
  • Comstock Book Award

Apples to Oregon

  • Golden Kite Award
  • Time of Wonder Award
  • Oregon Book Award Finalist
Annie and Helen
  • Oregon Book Award Finalist
  • Junior Library Guild Selection

Knit Your Bit

  • Oregon Spirt Award
  • NCSS Notal Social Studies Book
  • Oregon Book Award Finalist
  • Junior Library Guild Selection

Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt

  • IRA Award

Keep On!

  • Oregon Book Award Winner
  • NCSS Trade Book for Young People

A Band of Angels

  • ALA Notable
  • SCBWI Golden Kite Award