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Schools love Lisa's books! ​
The Great Treehouse War has been named to five state reading lists!
It Is Not Time for Sleeping has been named to one state reading list!
Lost in the Sun has been named to eight state reading lists!
Absolutely Almost has been named to eighteen state reading lists!
A Tangle of Knots has been named to seven state reading lists!​
Double Dog Dare has been named to seven state reading lists!​
Sophie Simon has been named to four state reading lists!​
Umbrella Summer has been named to ten state reading lists!​
Georgie has been named to ten state reading lists!

Books in Brief
buffalonews.com
March 21, 2019
The talented Lisa Graff pulls off a real sleight of hand, offering memorable characters and genuine emotional heft in Far Away, a colorful tale of a 12-year-old girl traveling the country with her psychic medium-aunt.
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The Most Exciting Middle Grade Books of 2019
readbrightly.com
December 19, 2018
Graff was long-listed for the National Book Award for her simply astounding book, A Tangle of Knots. That’s one of many reasons why we’re looking forward to Far Away, the story of CJ, a girl who is desperate to connect with her recently deceased mother from beyond the grave.
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Weaving with Words (A Cover Reveal for Far Away)
nerdybookclub.wordpress.com
July 26, 2018
One of my earliest memories is of waking up on Christmas morning, only to discover that my beloved Cozy Coupe toddler car had been stolen right off our porch.
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"Moving."
"Memorable."
"Brave."
"Page-turning."
"Impressively entertaining."
"A real sleight of hand."
Find out why reviewers love Far Away! >

Lisa's books hit their 70th state awards list!
(That's more lists than there are states! Woohoo!)
Discover what all the fuss is about >

"The only thing better than the book itself was meeting author Lisa Graff."
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