Honors, Awards & Recognition

  • Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Book Award Nominee (Just Right Jillian)
  • Cooperative Children’s Book Center’s best of the year list, CCBC Choices 2023  (Just Right Jillian)
  • Bank Street College of Education’s Children’s Book Committee’s Best Children’s Books of the Year 2023 (Just Right Jillian)
  • AAMBC Literary Award Nominee (Just Right Jillian)
  • Junior Library Guild Gold Standard Selection (The Many Fortunes of Maya)
  • Kirkus Starred Review (The Many Fortunes of Maya)
  • Publishers Weekly Starred Review (The Many Fortunes of Maya)
  • TIME for Kids | Spring Reads Grades 3-4 and 5-6 (The Many Fortunes of Maya)

Interviews & Features