Awards and Honors:

National Book Award, finalist 2018

Harvey Award, Book of the Year 2019

New England Book Award winner, 2019

Excellence in Graphic Literature Award, 2019

Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor, 2019

New York Times Notable Children’s Book

NPR’s Great Reads selection

Amazon Best Graphic Novel of the Year, 2018

LA Times Book Prize finalist, 2018

Cybils Award, Best YA Graphic Novel, 2018

Bluebonnet Master List, 2014

New York Public Library 100 Title for Reading and Sharing, 2013

Charlotte Award, 2012 - Nominee

Children's Choices Book Awards, 2011 - Winner
Third  to Fourth Grade Book of the Year

Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, 2010 - finalist

Children's Choices Book Awards, 2010 - Winner 
Third Grade to Fourth Grade Book of the Year

North Dakota's Flicker Tale, 2012 - Nominee

Cooperative Children's Book Center Choices, (LL1, LL2, LL3), 2010

Junior Library Guild Selection, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2009, 2005

Kid's Indie Next List from Kids Indie Booksellers, 2009

Barnes and Noble Booksellers, Best Books of 2009

Tennesse's Volunteer State Award, 2008 – finalist

South Carolina Picture Book Award, 2007 – finalist

Abilene ISD Mockingbird Award, 2007- winner

The Texas Librarians Association 2X2 Master Reading List 2006

Child Magazine Best Books of the Year Award, 2005 - winner

ReadBoston’s Best Read Aloud Book of the Year Award 2006 - winner

The Wisconsin State Golden Archer Award , 2006 – winner

RISD Alumni Council Service and Leadership Award, 2005 - winner

The Missouri Building Block Award, 2005 - winner

Virginia Young Readers Award 2005, finalist

Michigan Library Association Mitten Award, 2005 - finalist

Nevada Young Readers Award 2004, finalist

Print Magazine’s Top  20 New Visual Artists Under 30, 2003

Top Picks for Kids, Newsweek, 2002

The IRA/CBC Children’s Choice Award, 2002, 2004 - winner
Jarrett's books have been
 recommended by:


USA Today

New York Times

The Wall Street Journal

PBS TeacherSource


Time for Kids

Scholastic Parent and Child

Cookie Magazine

Family Fun

Center for Children's Books Bulletin

The Boston Globe

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer

The New York Post

Time Out NY Kids

The Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Sun-Times

The Miami Herald

The Wichita Eagle

Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Austin American-Stateseman

The Worcester Telegram & Gazette

The Akron Beacon Journal

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