Winner! Congratulations to THE WEIGHT OF ZERO!

October 25th, 2017
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A huge round of congratulations to Karen Fortunati whose debut young adult novel, THE WEIGHT OF ZERO, won the Connecticut Center for the Book’s Best Book For Young Readers Award! THE WEIGHT OF ZERO is an ILA Young Adult Honor Book, a New York Public Library Best Book for Teens, a 2016 Indies Introduce book […]

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THE WEIGHT OF ZERO is a finalist for CT Book Award!

September 13th, 2017
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Please help us congratulate Karen Fortunati – her debut novel, THE WEIGHT OF ZERO, is a finalist for the 2017 Connecticut Book Award! The Connecticut Center for the Book awards a winner in each of four categories and THE WEIGHT OF ZERO is up for Best Book For Young Readers – we’ll be cheering for […]

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THE WEIGHT OF ZERO wins an ILA Award!

July 24th, 2017
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Congratulations to author Karen Fortunati! The International Literacy Association (ILA) named THE WEIGHT OF ZERO to its ILA Children’s and Young Adults’ Book Awards list! In the press release, ILA named Karen as one of the prestigious, “…newly published authors who show extraordinary promise.” THE WEIGHT OF ZERO is Karen’s debut book – released last […]

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Washington Independent reviews The Weight of Zero!!

December 16th, 2016
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Congratulations to Karen Fortunati – the Washington Independent reviewed THE WEIGHT OF ZERO and absolutely nailed the important, moving, brilliant heart of this book! Mental health care is vital at all times of the year and even more so now at the holidays. Please read and share. “This intelligent debut examines adolescent mental illness with […]

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NY Public Library adds THE WEIGHT OF ZERO to Best List!!

November 28th, 2016

A huge round of congratulations to debut author Karen Fortunati whose THE WEIGHT OF ZERO made the prestigious New York Public Library Best Books for Kids List!! From the NYPL website, “In the spirit of giving this holiday season, librarians at The New York Public Library (NYPL) are sharing their recommended reads of 2016 for […]

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