I’m so honored by the good news that IT JES’ HAPPENED: WHEN BILL TRAYLOR STARTED TO DRAW has been included on several end-of-year Best-Of lists. Here’s a look at a few so far:

Kirkus Best Children’s Books of 2012

Booklist’s Editors’ Choice 2012, Books for Youth

Book Links’ 2012 Lasting Connections

Booklist’s Top 10 Arts Book for Youth, 2012!

I have much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving week.