American Gothic Makes Iowa Public Radio’s Best Children’s Books to Give 2017

Abrams Kids just shared some fun news—Iowa Public Radio has included American Gothic in its holiday kidlit gift guide! AG joins so many fabulous others, including Esquivel! illustrator Duncan Tonatiuh's own stunning Danza! Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México.

Wanna listen? Duncan's Danza! is discussed at 29:31, American Gothic at 33:21.

Many thanks, Iowa Public Radio!

It’s Official: American Gothic a Junior Library Guild Selection


Look what landed in my mailbox! 

So grateful to receive this shiny gold certificate and pin. Of my seven published books for young readers so far, American Gothic's the third to earn this honor. Thrilling every time! Thank you, Junior Library Guild!

© Susan Wood 2022