New Voices Award Honor

junior library guild selection

"BEST BOOKS OF 2016" (SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL)

"Best of the year" (CCBC Choices)

"Best of the year" (bank street college)

A young Lebanese boy must learn to cope with loss and hope for a peaceful future after losing one of his beloved cats because of The July War. Based on the month-long conflict between Lebanon and Israel during the summer of 2006. Includes Author's Note.

(Lee and Low Books)