2009 Winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award
How to Heal a Broken Wing by Bob Graham won the 2009 Charlotte Zolotow Award.
The Charlotte Zolotow Award is given annually for outstanding writing in a picture book published in the United States in the preceding year. Established in 1998, the award is named to honor the work of Charlotte Zolotow, a distinguished children's book editor for 38 years with Harper Junior Books, and author of more than 70 picture books.
How to Heal a Broken Wing is the story of Will who finds a bird with a broken wing, takes it home and cares for it, hoping in time it will be able to return to the sky.