“Barbara Dee brings the #MeToo conversation to a middle-grade audience with nuance and authenticity. An important book.”

—The Washington Post, Best Children’s Books of 2019

2020 ALA Notable Children’s Book
2020 Rise: ALA Feminist Book Project List

2020 Bank Street College of Education Best Books of the Year
CBC 2020 Notable Social Studies Trade Books
Nominee for the Maryland Association of School Librarians 2020-2021 Black-Eyed Susan Book Award
Nominee for 2020-2021 Dorothy Canfield Fisher Vermont State Book Award

My ten middle grade novels are about smart kids facing real challenges with humor. All books are written with the partial cooperation of my cat, Luna, and my dog, Ripley.

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