Press Release: August 2013 Mom's Choice Awards Winners

press release for honoring excellence family-friendly productsCongratulations Award Winners …

Welcome Honorees & Visitors! We’re glad you’re here to meet our newest members of the Mom’s Choice Awards® family! Our monthly press release introduces you to award winning products and services that have EARNED our Honoring Excellence seal. Browse to find the best in family-friendly products, services, and resources for your children or yourself. The Mom’s Choice Awards® distinguishes itself in the ways that we recognize and celebrate our award-winning creators: authors, artists, publishers, inventors, and entrepreneurs. Because of our open cycle, we have the opportunity to introduce you to these wonderful honorees continually. Our Honorees are devoted to providing YOU and your children the best in family-friendly media, products, and services and have participated in our program specifically to ensure a rigorous evaluation of their work. To our new honorees and alumni … Congratulations! And welcome to the Mom’s Choice Awards® family! We are honored to present you – award-winning authors, creators, entrepreneurs, and visionaries – to the world. Thank you for your devotion to creating the best-of-the-best in family friendly products, resources, and services. We hope you’ll browse the whole list, but if you’re short on time, just click on one of our Awards Categories to get to the area that most interest you. Online Resources Gear, Accessories & Personal Use Educational Products & Electronic Learning Apps and Software Activities, Crafts & Hobbies Home / Mobile Audio & Viewing (Music, Storytelling, etc.) Children’s Picture Books Toys, Games & Puzzles Juvenile Level 1 (Ages 5 to 8) Juvenile Level 2 (Ages 9 to 12) Young Adult Books Adult Books

Online Resources

No Award-winners in this category this month.

Gear, Accessories & Personal Use

abdomend recovery kitAbdoMend C Section Recovery Kit by Maui Healing Kits Silver – Personal Use Products: Women BambinOz PortaChair - SlateBambinOz Porta Chair by BambinOz Gold – Gear & Accessories: Feeding Children’s Claritin – Allergy by Merck / Claritin Gold – Personal Use Products: Children Sippy Grab 3D Designer Cup & Bottle Labels (A Princess Pink)SippyGrab Write On Labels by Kidaroo Crew LLC Gold – Gear & Accessories: Feeding WABI BABY Electric Baby Bottle Steam Sterilizer and DryerWabi Baby Electric Baby Bottle Steam Sterilizer and Dryer by Wabi Baby Gold – Personal Use Products: Babies Y-volution Yfliker F1 Scooter - Green and BlackY Fliker Scooter by Yvolution Gold – Gear & Accessories: Sports & Outdoors Y-Volution YGlider G2 Scooter - PurpleY Glider Scooter by Yvolution Gold: Sports & Outdoors

Educational Products & Electronic Learning

No Award-winners in this category this month.

Apps and Software

No Award-winners in this category this month.

Arts, Crafts & Hobbies

No Award-winners in this category this month.

Toys, Games, and Puzzles

Golly Gee-pers Table Manners CardsTable Manners Cards by golly gee-pers! Gold – Toys, Games & Puzzles: Ages 4 & Up

Home / Mobile Audio & Viewing (Music, Storytelling, etc.)

No award-winners in this category this month.

Children’s Picture Books

Albert and the Amazing Pillow Monsters (Albert and the Amazing Pillow Monsters)Albert And The Amazing Pillow Monsters by Justin Drazin; Illustrations by Anita Lester Gorham Printing, 2013 Gold – Children’s Picture Books: Bedtime Stories An Angel Just Like YouAn Angel Just Like You by Cheri Cameron-Newell Little Booger Publishing, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Philanthropic (Benefits Breast Cancer Charities) The Black SuitcaseThe Black Suitcase by Shannon Cervone; Illustrated by Alessandro Vene Turn The Page Publishing, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Family Life Chipper the Clown: A kids book about a circus clown who learns that it's important to ask for help in order to follow your dreamsCardboard Box Adventures: Chipper the Clown by Don M. Winn; Illustrated by Dave Allred Cardboard Box Adventures, 2010 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons Superhero: A kids book about how anybody can be an answer to the question, "What is a hero?" by looking for ways to help peopleCardboard Box Adventures: Superhero by Don M. Winn; Illustrated by Dave Allred Cardboard Box Adventures, 2010 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons The Higgledy-Piggledy Pigeon: A kids book about how a pigeon with dyslexia discovers that learning difficulties are not learning disabilitiesCardboard Box Adventures: The Higgledy-Piggledy Pigeon by Don M. Winn; Illustrated by Dave Allred Cardboard Box Adventures, 2010 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons The Incredible Martin O'Shea: A kids book about how to help a child with a big imagination understand why and how to study in schoolCardboard Box Adventures: The Incredible Martin O’Shea by Don M. Winn; Illustrated by Dave Allred Cardboard Box Adventures, 2009 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons The Knighting of Sir Kaye: A kids adventure book about knights, chivalry and a medieval queenCardboard Box Adventures: The Knighting of Sir Kaye – Book 1 by Don M. Winn; Illustrated by Dave Allred Cardboard Box Adventures, 2012 Gold – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons The Tortoise and the Hairpiece: A kids book about how to make a friend and build self esteem and confidenceCardboard Box Adventures: The Tortoise and the Hairpiece by Don M. Winn; Illustrated by Dave Allred Cardboard Box Adventures, 2009 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons 60/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=0881444960&linkCode=as2&tag=wwwmomschoice-20" target="_blank">The Watch CatCardboard Box Adventures: The Watch Cat by Don M. Winn; Illustrated by Dave Allred Cardboard Box Adventures, 2010 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons Twitch the Squirrel and the Forbidden Bridge: A kids' book about squirrels, safety, respect and listening skillsCardboard Box Adventures: Twitch the Squirrel and the Forbidden Bridge  by Don M. Winn; Illustrated by Dave Allred Cardboard Box Adventures, 2012 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons Darn’s My Name (Golf’s Our Game)! by Kathy Luders; Illustrated by Jeff Jackson Kathy M. Luders Publisher, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Nature & Weather Donkeys Are Special and So Are You!Donkeys are Special and So Are You! by T.W. Krueger; Illustrated by Lisa Bohart Donkey Publishing, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Values & Life Lessons Free to Be Gluten Free!Free to be – Gluten-Free! by Heather Spergel, MS; Illustrated by Anita Martino Turn The Page Publishing, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Health & Safety I am HappyI Am Happy by Alberto Agraso and Mony Dojeiji Walking For Peace Publishing, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Inspirational / Motivational If I Were KingIf I Were King by Randa Handler Premier Digital Publishing, 2012 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: eBooks Larry Looper by Kathy Luders; Illustrated by Jeff Jackson Kathy M. Luders Publisher, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Nature & Weather Meeting Myron by Kathy Luders; Illustrated by Jeff Jackson Kathy M. Luders Publisher, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Nature & Weather Sometimes, My Dad and ISometimes, My Dad and I by Wade A. Mattingly and Matthew S. Field; Illustrated by C. Pierson DeCesare Matting Leah Publishing Company, 2013 Silver – Children’s Picture Books: Family Life Veterans: Heroes in Our NeighborhoodVeterans: Heroes in Our Neighborhood by Valerie Pfundstein; Illustrated by Aaron Anderson Novanglus Publishing, 2012 Gold – Children’s Picture Books: Poetry

Juvenile Level 1 (5 to 8)

Fireflies and Shooting Stars: The Tale of Enzo (Book with CD)Fireflies and Shooting Stars: The Tales of Enzo (Book w/ CD) by Ed Raarup; Illustrated by Lindsay D. Nery Moon Watch Productions, 2013 Silver – Juvenile Level 1 Books: Inspirational / Motivational Molly and her MoccasinsMolly And Her Moccasins (Interactive Online Book w/ Paperback Companion Book) by Victoria Ryan O’Toole; Illustrated by Urban Fox Studios Urban Fox Studios, 2013 Silver – Juvenile Level 1 Books: Fiction – General Tess a Little Lady with Big IdeasTess: A Little Lady with Big Ideas by Linda April Stern Riccio; Illustrated by Jocelyn Heart Linda April Stern Riccio Publisher, 2013 Silver – Juvenile Level 1 Books: Philanthropic The Trees Have HeartsThe Trees Have Hearts by Mrs. D; Illustrated by Juli Hasegawa Xlibris Corporation, 2013 Silver – Juvenile Level 1 Books: Inspirational / Motivational

Juvenile Level 2 (9 to 12)

Crystal City Lights by Holly Moulder Blue Marlin Publications, 2013 Gold – Juvenile Level 2  Books: Historical Fiction EggMania: Where’s the Egg in Exactly? by Sherry Maysonave; Illustrated by Denise Caliva Empowerment Productions, LLC Silver – Juvenile Level 2 Books: eBooks Einstein Anderson: The Impossible Shrinking Machine and Other Cases (Einstein Anderson: Science Geek)Einstein Anderson Science Geek, Book 1: The Impossible Shrinking Machine and Other Cases by Seymour Simon; Illustrated by Kevin O’Malley Seymour Science, 2013 Juvenile Level 2 Books: Series Einstein Anderson Press ReleaseEinstein Anderson Science Geek, Book 2: Lightning Never Lies and Other Cases by Seymour Simon; Illustrated by Kevin O’Malley Seymour Science, 2013 Juvenile Level 2 Books: Series Stephanie Lisa Tara's Turtle BookStephanie Lisa Tara’s Turtle Book by Stephanie Lisa Tara; Illustrated by Lee Edward Fodi Stephanie Lisa Tara Children’s Books Gold – Juvenile Level 2 Books: Non-Fiction

Young Adult Books

Crushing The Distance by ZaZa Booth Kat Tales Publishing, 2013 Silver – Young Adult Books: Fiction – General Rebels of the KasbahRebels of the Kasbah (Red Hand Adventures Series – Book 1) by Joe O’Neill Black Ship Publishing, 2012 Silver – Young Adult Books: Fiction – General

Adult Books (Leisure, Parenting, Personal Growth)

Enjoy Learning: Chinese Characters: Discover Their Hidden MeaningsEnjoy Learning Chinese Characters: Discover their Hidden Meanings by Kum Ho Park & Kyung Yomg Kong; Illustrated by Jae Young Lee Kong & Park, Inc., 2013 Silver – Adult Books: Non-Fiction It’s Really 10 Months: Delivering the Truth About the Glow of Pregnancy and Other Blatant Lies by Natalie Guenther, Kim Schenkelberg and Celeste Snodgrass Anam Cara, 2013 Silver – Adult Books: Pregnancy & Childbirth Ready for Pretirement: 3 Secrets for Safe Money and a Fabulous FutureReady For PREtirement: 3 Secrets for Safe Money and a Fabulous Future by Kris Miller, CHFEBS, CSA, LDA Morgan James Publishing, 2012 Adult Books: Business / Entrepreneurial The Story of MosesThe Story of Moses by Jennifer Talbot Ross Outskirts Press, 2010 Silver – Adult Books: Biographies & Memoirs Suddenly Single - A Guide For Rediscovering Life After Tragic LossSuddenly Single: A Guide for Rediscovering Life After Tragic Loss by Ruthann Reim McCaffree Langdon Street Press, 2011 Silver – Adult Books: Life Transitions

Press Release Information

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