The Return of Pete Pack Rat

Awards and Recognition

  • Gold Metal from the Holland Society of New York for distinction in art and literature by a member of the Society.
  • Gradiva Award received for "Batbaby," in the best juvenile book of the year category.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Special Award for "Detective Mole and the Halloween Mystery" in best book of the year juvenile book category.
  • Four time winner of the American Flag Institute Award for books that promote American history to children.
  • Color woodcut "Race" in the permanent collection of the Whitney Museum is exhibed at the opening of the museum at the new location and online at the museum's website.
  • Gradiva Award received for "Henry's Awful Mistake" (digitel version), in the best juvenile book of the year category.
Geert Snoeijer, Amsterdam


New York, NY


Fiction & Literature, Mystery & Crime, Humor, Children, General Non-Fiction, Journalism, Biography & History, Essays