Thursday, March 13, 2008

Toot toot

How to Steal a Dog has been named to the International Reading Association's 2008 list of Notable Books for a Global Society.

Each year, IRA elects a list of 25 outstanding trade books for enhancing student understanding of people and cultures throughout the world.

Winning titles include fiction, nonfiction, and poetry written for students in grades K-12.


Sara said...

Yay! That rocks.

And, on a smaller stage, How to Steal a Dog is also featured in my presentation on "Genre and Voice" this weekend at the CNU Writers Conference! (I'll be reading the opening paragraphs.)

Megan Germano said...


jama said...

Very very cool. Congratulations!

Anonymous said...

Yowser, this is terrif! Congratulations!!!

Jill E

Jennifer said...

Fantastic, Barbara! Congratulations.

Barbara O'Connor said...

Thanks all. And Sara - special thanks!