Adapted for the stage by the Bay Area Children's Theater.
Under development for the screen by Sleeperwave Films.
Selected by the New York Public Library as one of the best 100 children's books of the past 100 years.
Jane Addams Honor Book
Maine Library Association Lupine Honor Book
ALA Amelia Bloomer Project Award Book
Bank Street Best Children's Books List (Starred)
Boston Author's Club Highly Recommmended Book
Association of Children's Booksellers Best Book