News & Awards

News & Awards

Find out what’s going on with Tim or when that new book is going to be released.  Here you can follow Tim as he travels to schools around the country.  We’ll keep you posted on what’s happening right here.  You can also follow Tim on Facebook and Twitter for more personal updates.

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Kid Owner receives a JLG award for Winter 2015

“We read thousands of books every year and select only the best” The JLG editorial team reviews more than 3,000 new titles each year, in manuscript or prepublication stage. We’ve developed a keen sense for finding the best of the best. Over 95 percent of our selections go on to receive awards and/or favorable reviews. […]

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LOST BOY MADE NYS DEPT. OF EDUCATION TWEEN READING LIST!

These reading lists for children and teens are designed to help libraries promote New York State-related recreational summer reading. The program encourages schools and school libraries to contact and partner with public libraries in their communities to make students and parents fully aware of everything that public libraries have to offer over the summer. Click […]

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Force Out is an Iowa Children’s Choice Nominee 2015-2016

Iowa Children’s Choice Award: Grades 3-6 The purpose of the Iowa Children’s Choice Award is: To encourage children to read more and better books. To provide an avenue for positive dialogue between teachers, parents, and children about books and authors. To give recognition to those who write books for children. The Iowa book awards are […]

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Unstoppable – Iowa Teen Award Nominee

Tim’s novel, Unstoppable, was nominated for this award. The Iowa Center for the Book (ICB) is a program of Iowa Library Services/State Library and an affiliate of the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress. The mission of the ICB is to stimulate public interest in books, reading, literacy and libraries. The ICB […]

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Pinch Hit Takes Third Place!

Pinch Hit was chosen as the third place winner for the 2014-2015 Mark Twain Readers Award. The Mark Twain Readers Award is awarded annually by the Missouri Association of School Librarians (MASL). Students in grades four through six choose the winners from a list of twelve titles. You can read more about the award on […]

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