New York Times Best Illustrated Books, 2013, Commended, Jane, the Fox and Me.
Governor General's Literary Award for French Language Children's Illustration, 2013, Winner, Jane, the Fox and Me.
Globe and Mail Best Books, 2013, Commended, Jane, the Fox and Me.
New York Public Library Books for Reading and Sharing, 2013, Commended, Jane, the Fox and Me.
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2014, Commended, Jane, the Fox and Me.
Selected for inclusion in Best American Comics, 2014, Commended, Jane, the Fox and Me.
Ontario Library Association Best Bets, 2014, Commended, Jane, the Fox and Me.
Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award, 2014, Short-listed, Jane, the Fox and Me.
Britt’s poetic prose captures Hélène’s heartbreaking isolation . . . [A] brutally beautiful story.
- Horn Book, STARRED REVIEW, starred review
Readers will be delighted to see Helene’s world change as she grows up, learning to ignore the mean girls and realizing that, like Jane, she is worthy of friendship and love.
- School Library Journal, STARRED REVIEW, starred review
Hélène’s emotional tangle is given poignant expression through Arsenault’s pitch-perfect mixed-media art...[Her] story is sweetly comforting and compelling.
- Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, STARRED REVIEW, starred review
The theme is universal; girls, especially those who have been at the receiving end of negative comments, will relate to Hélène.
- Library Media Connections
Loneliness is a language that doesn’t need translation... it’s a language understood by anyone who has endured the interminable wait for a Géraldine of her own.
- New York Times
More than a few readers will recognize themselves in Hélène and find comfort.
- Publishers Weekly
A sensitive and possibly reassuring take on a psychological vulnerability that is all too common and not easily defended.
- Kirkus Review