California Readers, an organization that "connects authors and artists with students and staff in California" has added 1000 Times No to their list of recommended books. Check it:
California Readers Announces 2011 Book Collections for School Libraries
Los Angeles, CA -- November 9, 2010 – California Readers, the state's premier reading and school library advocacy group, revealed its latest recommended book lists for California school libraries. The 300 books on the three new lists can be viewed and downloaded at http://www.californiareaders.org/collections/index.htm at the California Readers' website. The new lists include 41 books published within the last 12 months.
I KNEW I liked it here in LA!