Author Bridget Krone releases her new book The Cedarville Shop and the Wheelbarrow Swap
AWARDS: The Cedarville Shop and the Wheelbarrow Swap
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AWARDS: Small Mercies
Small Mercies has been chosen by Kirkus in the USA as one of the best books of 2020. The list is drawn from those books that were awarded a starred review - which Small Mercies got earlier this year. One of the most coveted designations in the book industry, the Kirkus star marks books of exceptional merit.
Small Mercies made it onto the list of “Outstanding International Books” put out annually by the USBBY (United States Board of Books for Young people). This years list includes books from New Zealand, Norway, Mexico and all kind wonderful of far-off places.
Small Mercies received the Skipping Stones Honour Award. These awards are given to books that promote an understanding of cultures, cultivate co-operation and/or encourage a deeper awareness of nature, ecology and diversity.
Small Mercies by Bridget Krone"Sensitive, funny and tender” Kirkus starred review
Small Mercies by Bridget Krone"An offering of Love." Kathi Appelt, New York Times Bestseller, Newbery Honor Award and National Book Honor winner
Small Mercies by Bridget Krone“Tender, exhilarating, and often hilarious, Small Mercies perfectly weaves the difficult and the wonderful truths of being alive. You will root for Mercy from the very first page, and she will be in your heart long after you’ve read this vivid, beautifully written novel.” Sara Cassidy, Author of A Boy Named Queen