Five starred reviews!
THE KEY THAT SWALLOWED JOEY PIGZA has received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, School Library Journal, and, most recently, The Horn Book. As Joey himself likes to say, "Pawzzitively brilliant!" Read excerpts from the reviews here.
Jack is Back as JOEY PIGZA! Exclusive Jack Gantos Video Interview
The Key That Swallowed Joey Pigza is Named a Young Reader Finalist for the 2014 Kirkus Prize!
This is the first year for the Kirkus Prize!
Books that earned the Kirkus Star with publication dates between November 1, 2013, and October 31, 2014, are automatically nominated for the 2014 Kirkus Prize, and the winners will be selected on October 23, 2014.
Mackin Interviews Jack Gantos
Mackin interviews Jack Gantos about his favorite books, his drawing habits, and more. Read the interview here.
TULSA LIBRARY TRUST WILL PRESENT THE 2014 ANNE V. ZARROW AWARD FOR YOUNG READERS’ LITERATURE TO JACK GANTOS
Newbery Medal-winning author Jack Gantos is the winner of the Tulsa Library Trust’s 2014 Anne V. Zarrow Award for Young Readers’ Literature. He will accept the award at a public presentation at Hardesty Regional Library’s Connor’s Cove, 8316 E. 93rd St., Aug. 22 at 7 p.m.