Book Reviews

Honors and Awards

School visits



Author's blog

Ezra Jack Keats Book Award

Africana Book Award

Parents' Choice Foundation Book Award

American Library Association Book Award


Photo: V Imagery and Design


  Follow me on:


The Raft

Honors for The Raft:
2013 Tayshas Reading List
Nominee for the 2013 ALA Quick Picks and 2013 Best Fiction for Young Adults

Coming in 2013: The Fallout, the sequel to The Compound

Coming in 2014: The first volume of S.A. Bodeen's new middle grade series, billed as Swiss Family Robinson meets Lost, published by Feiwel and Friends/Macmillan.

Recent News

The Gardener is a finalist for the 2012-13 Missouri Truman Award.

Other honors for The Gardener:
2011 ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers.
Best Summer Read by Good Morning America.
2011-12 Finalist Arkansas Teen Book Award

Awards for The Compound:
2010-11 Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award
2011-12 Nebraska Golden Sower Award
2011-12 Indiana Young Hoosier Award

Other honors for The Compound:
Starred Review from Publishers Weekly.
Nominated for the ALA's 2009 Best Books for Young Adults.
2009 ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers.
Finalist for the 2009 Audies Award
2009 ALA Amazing Audiobook.
Publishers Weekly Flying Start title.
2009 Lone Star Reading List.

Finalist 2009-10 Isinglass Award, New Hampshire
2010-11 Gateway Award and Truman Award, Missouri
2010-11 Sequoyah Award, Intermediate and High School, Oklahoma
2011 Washington Evergreen YA Award
2010-11 Florida Teens Read
2011-12 Oregon Battle of the Books
2010-11 North Carolina Teen Book Award
2012 Connecticut Nutmeg Award

Stephanie is part of the group blog One Potato...Ten!

For information on film, television, or translation rights contact Scott Mendel at the Mendel Media Group scott@mendelmedia.com.

© Copyright 2001-2010 Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen. All rights reserved.