I have collected a lot of awards
This can happen if you have been writing for 40 years!
Awards and Honors
2011 Anne V. Zarrow Award for Young Readers’ Literature
Maine State Library Katahdin Award for lifetime achievment in childrens’ literature
Bank Street College of Education Best Books of the Year 2011: Ashes
Smithsonian Notable Books for Children list for 2009: One Beetle Too Many
John Burroughs Association Nature Books for Young Readers: The Most Beautiful Roof in the World & John Muir: America's First Environmentalist
2006 IRA Teachers' Choice: Broken Song
Boston Globe Horn Book Award: Weaver's Gift
Newbery Honor: Sugaring Time
ALA Best Book for Young Adults: Beyond the Burning Time
National Jewish Book Award: The Night Journey & Marven of the Great North Woods
New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book: She's Wearing a Dead Bird on Her Head!
American Bookseller's Pick of The List: True North
Library of Congress Notable Book and Parents' Choice Honor Book: The Librarian Who Measured the Earth
Edgar Allen Poe Nominee, Best Children's Mystery of The Year: Alice Rose and Sam & Double Trouble Squared
National Academy of Science, Best Book of The Year: Monarchs
The Washington Post / Children's Book Guild Award: for the body of Lasky's non-fiction work
Orbis Pictus Honor for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children: The Man Who Made Time Travel & John Muir: America's First Environmentalist
Subaru/SB&F Key Award for Science Concepts Nominee
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