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Rez Dogs by Joseph Bruchac
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Jun 07, 2022 | ISBN 9780593326220

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Awards and Praise for Rez Dogs

Boston Globe-Horn Book Fiction & Poetry Honor
NPR Books We Love
Kirkus Reviews Best Books
School Library Journal Best Books 
Chicago Public Library Best Fiction for Younger Readers 
Jane Addams Children’s Book Award Finalist
Nerdy Book Club Award—Best Poetry and Novels in Verse
NCTE/CLA Notable Children’s Books in the Language Arts Award

NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Books
Iowa Children’s Choice Award
Nebraska’s Golden Sower Book Award
North Carolina Junior Book Award 
Wisconsin’s Just One More Page! Reading List
Pennsylvania’s Young Readers Choice Award
Rhode Island Middle School Book Award
Arkansas’ Charlie May Simon Book Award
New Mexico’s Battle of the Books List
New Jersey’s M. Jerry Weiss Award
Garden State Children’s Book Award

★ “Hidden throughout this moving novel in verse, old stories are discovered like buried treasures.”—Kirkus Reviews, starred review

★ “Bruchac intricately interweaves past and present stories . . . in this rewarding intergenerational narrative.”—Publishers Weekly, starred review

★ “Deftly handles weighty issues and provides readers a story they can connect with . . . [A] dose of hope for the future.”—School Library Journal, starred review

★ “Story telling is an important part of culture, and Bruchac is a masterful storyteller who weaves culture with narrative.”—School Library Connection, starred review

“With this gentle book, Bruchac offers children another story to expand their worlds and hearts.”—Booklist

“A gentle book about family and history.”—Betsy Bird for A Fuse #8 Production/SLJ

Awards

Arkansas Charlie May Simon Award SELECTION

Chicago Public Library Best Books SELECTION 2021

Iowa Children’s Choice Award SELECTION

Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books SELECTION 2021

M. Jerry Weiss Award – Upper Middle-Grade Novel SELECTION

NCSS-CBC Notable Children’s Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies SELECTION

Nebraska Golden Sower Award SELECTION

New Jersey Garden State Children’s Book Award SELECTION

North Carolina Children’s Book Award SELECTION

Pennsylvania Young Reader’s Choice Award SELECTION

Rhode Island Children’s Book Award SELECTION

School Library Journal Best Book of the Year SELECTION 2021

Jane Addams Children’s Book Award FINALIST 2021

Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book HONOR

NCTE Notable Children’s Trade Books in the Language Arts AWARD

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