Friday, January 11, 2013


2016 American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture - Book of the Year

First Peas to the Table is one of 40 books chosen as part of Reading is Fundamental's 2013-14 Macy's Multicultural Collection of Children's Literature!

WFBF's (Wisconsin Farm Bureau) Book of the Year 2013.

2013 Growing Good Kids - Excellence in Children's Literature Award

Bank Street College's 2013 Best Children's Books of the Year list.

2013 Learning Magazine’s Teachers Choice Award

Selected by the Nebraska Farm Bureau's as the 2012 Children's Agricultural Book of the year for grades K-3

In the Garden with Dr. Carver:

2011 Growing Good Kids - Excellence in Children's Literature Award

2012-2013 Children's Crown Gallery Nominee

A 2011 Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People

Lucky Beans:

Named one of the CCBC Choices 2011, the annual best-of-the-year list of the Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC)

Named one of the Smithsonian Magazine's 2010 Notable Books for Children list

Named one of the New York Public Library's Best 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2010

2010 BookLinks Lasting Connection

2012-2013 Show Me Readers Award Nominee List (Missouri)

2013 Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award

No Mush Today:

Best Children's Books of the Year, Bank Street College of Education 2008

Josias, Hold the Book:

2006 Américas Award

2006 Bank Street College of Education

Eastern Washington University Excellent Choice

2006 Growing Good Kids Award

Maine’s A Capital Read

Rutgers University - Top 5 for 2006

2003 Children’s Africana Award