Recently Recognized

Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre

Starred Reviews

Notable Awards

  • Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award, Winner, 2022
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal Honor Book, Commended, 2022
  • Randolph Caldecott Medal Honor Book, Commended, 2022
  • Coretta Scott King Author Award, Winner, 2022
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, Winner, 2022
Fall 2021

Where I Belong

Starred Reviews

Notable Awards

  • Pura Belpré Young Adult Author Honor, Commended, 2022
  • In the Margins: Best Books for Teens, Winner, 2022
  • Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year, Winner, 2022
  • Kirkus Best Teen Books of the Year, Winner, 2021

Classified: The Secret Career of Mary Golda Ross, Cherokee Aerospace Engineer

Starred Reviews

Notable Awards

  • Orbis Pictus Honor Book, Short-listed, 2022
  • American Indian Youth Literature Awards Honor Book, Commended, 2022
  • Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year, Winner, 2022
  • Kirkus Best Children's Books, Winner, 2021
  • NSTA/CBC Best STEM Books for Students, Winner, 2021
Fall 2021

The Christmas Mitzvah

Notable Awards

  • Sydney Taylor Honor Book, Commended, 2022