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Some Poems from What My Mother Doesn’t Know
bullet listed by the American Library Association as one of the Top 100 Most Banned Books of the Decade (2000–2010)
bullet listed by the American Library Association as one of the Top Ten Most Challenged Books (2004, 2005, 2010, and 2011)
bullet winner of the Iowa Teen Book Award (2005–2006)
bullet Michigan Thumbs Up Award Honor Book (2002)
bullet unanimously chosen an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults (2002)
bullet unanimously chosen an American Library Association Top Ten Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers (2002)
bullet named an International Reading Association Young Adults' Choice (2003)
bullet named a Booklist Editor's Choice (2001)
bullet voted a VOYA Top Shelf for Middle School Readers (2003)
bullet Pennsylvania Young Reader’s Choice Award: YA Recommended Title (2003–2004)
bullet named a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age (2002, 2003, and 2004)
bullet named a Texas Lone Star State Reading List Choice (2003–2004)
bullet named a Top Ten Editor's Choice by Teenreads.com (2001)
bullet named a Bookreporter.com Best of 2001 for Teens
bullet chosen a Junior Library Guild selection
bullet chosen a Scholastic Teen Age Book Club selection
bullet chosen a Scholastic Trumpet Book Club selection
bullet chosen a Scholastic Book Fair selection
bullet nominated for the following state awards:
v-bullet   Volunteer State Book Award (TN) (2004–2005)
     
v-bullet   Utah Children's Choice Beehive Award (2003–2004)
     
v-bullet   Garden State Teen Book Award (NJ) (2003–2004)
     
v-bullet   Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award (2004)
     
v-bullet   Rhode Island Teen Book Award (2004)
     
v-bullet   South Carolina Young Adult Book Award (2003–2004)
     
v-bullet   Missouri Gateway Reader's Choice Award for Teens (2003–2004)
     
v-bullet   Wyoming Library Association Soaring Eagle Book Award (2003–2004)
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