THE INTERNATIONAL READERS ASSOCIATION
Starters is on the 2012 IRA list of YA Choices. This is a great list of wonderful YA books chosen by teens and list is distributed to schools and libraries. Â Starters was one of only three books by my publisher, Random House. See the list here.
The SSYRA 2013-2014 Middle School Nominated Reading List and the Florida Teens Read Award Finalists
Starters is the only book to have made both of these 15 book finalist lists. It means that they determined that Starters had crossover to appeal for both teens as well as middle grade readers.Â Read the announcement here.