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Molly Bannaky

Molly Bannaky

Child Magazine Best Book of the Year 2003

Parents Magazine Best Children's Book of the Year 1998

Winner of the International Reading Award (IRA)-Teachers' Choice Award 1996, 2000, 2004

International Reading Award (IRA)-Notable Book for a Global Society 1998

Smithsonian's Notable Book 1995, 1996

Junior Library Guild Selection 1998, 2001, 2006

American Library Association (ALA)-Notable Book 1996, 2002

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio: Gold Award Winner 2000

  • Georgia Children's Picture Book Award 2005-2006
  • The Southeastern Booksellers' Association
  • Children's Book Sense 76 Pick 2004
  • Master Reading List, Volunteer State Book Award 2006-2007
  • Children's Literature Choice Book
  • Black History Top 25 Pick for Youth 1996
  • Book Links Salutes a Few Good Books
  • American Bookseller Pick of the List 1996, 1997
  • A National Parenting Publication Award Honor Book, Selectors' Choice
  • Skipping Stones Honor Award (A multicultural Children's Magazine whose mission is to promote multi-cultural, international, and social awareness, as well as ecological sensitivity in children's literature )
  • FOCAL Award Best Book Winner 1999 (Friends of Children and Literature Central Los Angeles Public Library)
  • Kansas State Reading Circle 2005
  • NCSS/CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
  • Chicago Tribune Top 10 Children Books 1996
  • San Francisco Chronicles Best Book List
  • Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 1995, 1997
  • Peggy Sharp, Ed.D Pick 2000
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award
  • Golden Kite Award Honor 2000
  • Maryland Children's Book Award-Nominee 2001
  • Texas Bluebonnet Award-Nominee 2000
  • American Bookseller Pick of the List 1995, 1996
  • New York Public Library Top 100 Titles
  • NCSS-CBC Notable Trade Book in Field of Social Studies 1998
  • Nest Literary Classics 2001
  • Bill Martin Jr. Picture Book Award Finalist. ( runner-up, 2010 )


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