Not sure I’d call myself an expert after one round of book award contest submissions. But, I have learned a thing or two from the big leap. Which it was… I thought I could take a breather after my indie book, Sunbelievable, was published in October 2011. Wrong. I was already backing into award contest season, and the clock was ticking…. Read More
Hi and Happy Tuesday! I’m still glowing from the news of receiving the Mom’s Choice Children’s Book Award for Sunbelievable. I’d like to share this wonderful letter from Dawn Matheson, Executive Director, Mom’s Choice Award.
I’m so thrilled to announce being the recipient of the Mom’s Choice Award in the Category, “Imagine-it!” What great timing, too — during Children’s Picture Book Month Celebration! Here’s the scoop . . . The Mom’s Choice Awards® has named Sunbelievable: Connecting Children with Science and Nature by Jo Ann Kairys and Daniel Kairys, MD, Illustrated by Jo Ann Kairys and Frank Thompson… Read More