“The history is fascinating, and Zenji is a fictional hero readers will long remember.”–The Horn Book. Award: Oregon Spirit Book Award for 2014 (Oregon Council of Teachers of English) 2016 Oregon Book Award Finalist; 2016-2017 South Carolina Book Award Nominee (Junior Book Award) 2016-2017 South Carolina Book Award Nominee (Young Adult.
A Mango-Shaped Space is a 2003 young adult novel by Wendy Mass.The book received the American Library Association Schneider Family Book Award in 2004. It has since been nominated for, and received, a number of other awards. The hand lettering for the cover is by Billy Kelly.Author: Wendy Mass.
nominated for the 2005 New Hampshire’s Great Stone Face Award and the Iowa Teen Award; for the 2006 Virginia’s Young Reader Award, Nevada Young Readers’ Award, and Louisiana Young Readers’ Choice Award, and the South Carolina Young Adult Book Award 2006-2007; a VOYA Top Shelf selection 2003; an autumn 2003 Children’s BookSense 76 pick.
Missouri Gateway Award Master List, 2006-2007 Rhode Island Teen Book Award Master List, 2006 South Carolina Young Adult Book Award, 2006-2007 YASIG (Missouri) Best of the Best list Tayshas (Texas) list ALA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2006.
TAYSHAS High School Reading List, 2006-2007; Rhode Island Teen Book Award Nominee, 2006-2007; Kentucky Bluegrass Award Master List, 2007; South Carolina Young Adult Book Award Nominee, 2007-2008; Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Nominee, 2007-2008; An Oregon Battle of the Books Title, 2008-2009; Grand Canyon Reader Award Nominee, 2009.