Scrawl has found its way onto the state book lists of Tennessee, Kentucky, Kansas, Oklahoma,
New Jersey, New Hampshire,
and a few other states. Scrawl is a Junior Library Guild
main selection , it's on the VOYA and NY Public LIbrary Summer Reading lists, it's a Cybils Award finalist
and a breath mint.
Scrawl is the rare novel written from the bully's point of view. It's useful to point out that much can hide under a hardened exterior.
--The Los Angeles Times
There's something special about this book, it's all put together so pleasingly, with punch and wit and smarts, and in such a way that the events and characters stay with you.
-- Publishers Weekly
A memorable debut. --Kirkus Reviews
With the potential to occupy the rarified air of titles like S.E. Hintons The Ou