Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices WINNER
New York State Charlotte Award NOMINEE
Pennsylvania Young Readers Choice Award NOMINEE
Young Adult Services Division, School Library Journal Author Award NOMINEE
Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews, December 15, 2009:
“This witty tale of mainstreaming, misfits and murder glitters like the ‘Future Diamonds’ that coal-mine souvenirs promise to someday become.”
From the Hardcover edition.