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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Pinch Hit: 2014-2015 MASL Readers Awards Final Nominee

MASL’s four Readers Awards represent the best current youth literature available to students of different grade levels.  Every year, MASL’s Readers Award Committees work to create a preliminary list of titles that are read and voted upon by groups of Reader/Selectors to create the final list of nominees.  Titles on the final list are then read […]

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Perfect Season: WINS the Buckeye Children and Teen Book 2014 Award!

The Buckeye Children’s and Teen Book Award program is designed to encourage students in Ohio to read literature critically, to promote teacher and librarian involvement in young adult literature programs, and to commend authors of such literature. The Teen category was added to the existing Buckeye Children’s Book Award in 2003. History The Buckeye Children’s […]

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Unstoppable: selected for the Truman Award Nominee List (2014-15)

The Truman Readers Award Program is a state wide children’s choice reading program for students in sixth-eighth grades. It is sponsored by the Missouri Association of School Librarians. Each year there is a new list of 12 quality chapter books that have been selected by teachers and librarians from around the state. The students must […]

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Unstoppable: selected for the RCYRBA 2015 master list!

Tim’s novel, Unstoppable, has just been selected for the 2015 Master List! The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers’ Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools. The award is named in honor of Rebecca Caudill who lived […]

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North Carolina Young Adult Book Award Nominee

Tim’s novel, Unstoppable, was nominated for this award in 2013. Each year students nominate titles to be included in a middle school and high school nominee list. As a member of this select list, Unstoppable will be read by students across the state. Students will then participate in the award’s selection by voting on their […]

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