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16 october 2017

Brave has been nominated for the Silver Birch 2018 Fiction Award! (Awkward was an Honour Book last year.)

23 july 2017

My next book, Crush, has been announced! It will focus on Jorge, whom we met in Brave. It will be published in fall 2018.

13 july 2017

I was interviewed by Brigid Alverson for Publishers Weekly. It's a great article if you want to know how I got my start in comics and learn where Awkward came from.

23 may 2017

Brave is now available! You can find it in bookstores near you and through links on my comics page! Click on the image below for a FREE 18-page PREVIEW!:

17 may 2017

Awkward is an Honour Book of the 2017 Silver Birch Fiction Award!

1 may 2017

Awkward won the 2017 Rocky Mountain Book Award Gold Medal!

26 april 2017

Yen Press has posted a free preview of Brave on their Facebook page! It will be released on May 23rd. You can find links to pre-order it on my Comics page.

7 february 2017

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award has selected Awkward for their 2018 Master List.

25 april 2017

Awkward is on the list of 2018 Sasquatch Nominees by the Washington Library Association Book Awards!

3 december 2016

I appeared on The New Screen Savers episode 82 to help Leo Laporte (whom you may remember from TechTV) test the new Microsoft Surface Studio.

6 november 2016

Awkward has won the Dragon Award for Kids Comics at the 2016 Shuster Awards.

14 october 2016

Awkward has been included in the 2017 Forest of Reading nominees by the Ontario Library Association! It's nominated for the 2017 Silver Birch Fiction Award®.

20 june 2016

Awkward has won the 2nd Annual Dwayne McDuffie Award for Kids' Comics!

17 june 2016

The Toronto Public Library has recommended Awkward in their list of Top Ten Local Reads for Summer 2016.

19 april 2016

Awkward has been nominated for a 2016 Eisner Award!

15 march 2016

Awkward is on the Maine Student Book Award's 2016-2017 Reading List.

18 january 2016

Awkward got picked for YALSA's Top Ten Graphic Novels for Teens 2016!

25 november 2015

Awkward is in the list of Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2015 by School Library Journal.

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