Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Award, 2004, Short-listed, Mud City.
Hackmatack Award, 2005, Winner, Mud City.
Red Cedar Book Award, 2005, Long-listed, Mud City.
CCBC Our Choice, 2004, Commended, Mud City.
Cooperative Children's Book Center Choice, 2004, Commended, Mud City.
NYPL Books for the Teenage List, 2004, Commended, Mud City.
Lamplighter Award, 2005, Commended, Mud City.
...a stunning portrait of a totally devastated world where children are forced to fend for themselves...
- Quill & Quire, starred review
Mud City is a gripping novel.
- Canadian Children's Literature - CBRA
[The books in the Breadwinner trilogy] are terrifying indictments of what war can bring to children and a powerful testaments to the ingenuity and strength of young people in times of terror.
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