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Charles and Emma



Awards: Michael L. Printz Award - Honor; YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction Winner; CCBC Choice (Univ. of WI); National Book Awards - Finalist; Booklist Top 10 Romances for Youth; New Jersey Garden State Teen Book Award Master List; Texas TAYSHAS High School Reading List

Recommendations: Booklist, Starred; Bulletin-Center Child Books, Starred; Chicago Tribune; Horn Book, Starred Review; Kirkus Reviews; New York Times Book Review; Publishers Weekly, Starred; San Francisco Chronicle; School Library Journal, Starred Review; VOYA (Voice of Youth Advocates); Washington Post Book World


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Reading Rockets Interview: Great TeachersReading Rockets Interview: Great Teachers

In this excerpt from her Reading Rockets interview, Deborah talks about the great teachers who encouraged her to discover new books.

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Reading Rockets Interview: Am I a Writer?Reading Rockets Interview: Am I a Writer?

In this excerpt from her Reading Rockets interview, Deborah discusses her transition from a reader to a writer.

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Reading Rockets Interview: What is a ButterflyReading Rockets Interview: What is a Butterfly

In this excerpt from her Reading Rockets interview, Deborah explains how she discovered the wonderful world of nonfiction books for children as a young 1st grader.

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Reading Rockets Interview: Treasure HuntReading Rockets Interview: Treasure Hunt

In this excerpt from her Reading Rockets interview, Deborah describes her experience as a research-based writer.

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Reading Rockets Interview: An Excerpt from Charles and Emma

In this excerpt from her Reading Rockets interview, Deborah reads from her National Book Award finalist title, Charles and Emma.

Duration: 4:39

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