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Congratulations to A Heart in a Body in the World, a 2019 Printz Award Honor Book!

January 28, 2019
The Riveted Team
Believe In Your Shelf

Every year, the American Library Association honors outstanding media, including books and videos, for children and young adults. We’re so thrilled to congratulate our author, Deb Caletti, for the recognition of her incredible book A Heart in a Body in the World.

Congratulations to A Heart in a Body in the World, a 2019 Printz Award Honor Book!

A Heart an a Body in the World by Deb Caletti received a Printz Award Honor

When everything has been taken from you, what else is there to do but run? Each step on Annabelle’s 2,700 mile cross-country run brings her closer to facing a trauma from her past in Deb Caletti’s novel about the heart, all the ways it breaks, and its journey to healing. Because sometimes against our will, against all odds, we go forward.

Watch Deb Caletti’s 5 Reasons to be Riveted by A Heart in a Body in the World:

Read an extended excerpt of A Heart in a Body in the World here.

To find out more about the ALA awards, visit their website.