Books and Things...
A Junior Library Guild Selection
Booklist Top Ten Biographies for 2012
** Starred Review Booklist
"A fascinating introduction to this significant architect.”
**Starred Review CBBC
"This is an essential addition to the 720s and a first choice for adolescents imagining a future in architecture or engineering."
** Starred Review School Library Journal
"Extraordinarily readable, gracefully laid out, and speckled with lines from The Iliad, this book will inspire young people interested in solving the mysteries of the past."
--School Library Journal
Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12
Prize for Excellence in Science Books--Young Adult finalist
YALSA Award for
Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Finalist