We are thrilled to announce that SMASH: Trial by Fire has been named the winner in the Graphic Novels category of the 2013 Oregon Spirit Book Award by the Oregon Council of Teachers of English.
The Oregon Spirit Book Award is given yearly to the author of a distinguished contribution to picture books, middle reader, young adult, graphic novels, or non-fiction literature...reflecting the spirit and values help by Oregonians.
This is a tremendous honor for us. Kyle and I are hugely flattered, and want to thank the Oregon Council of Teachers of English, as well as all our wonderful readers. We couldn't have done it without your support!