National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) Gold Award WINNER 2008
Skipping Stone Honor Award WINNER 2009
Sydney Taylor Book Award, Association of Jewish Libraries WINNER
Massachusetts Children’s Book Award NOMINEE
National Jewish Book Award FINALIST 2008
Starred Review, Booklist, February 1, 2008:
"“In this powerful, well-crafted story about a partnership between two great civil rights leaders,
Michelson shows how the fight for human rights affects everyone.”
Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews, April 15, 2008:
"Gentle, powerful, and healing."
Review, The New York Times Book Review, July 13, 2008:
"A portrait of one of the more unusual partnerships of the civil rights movement."