Honors for Oy, Elephants!
Oy, Elephants! is a BIG winner in the 2018 Feathered Quill Awards!
- Gold/Best Animal - Children's/YA Book
- Silver/2nd Place in Early Readers (6-8 years)
- Bronze/3rd Place in Humor category!
Feathered Quill Judge's Comments ..."This book is a whole lot of fun! The cover appeals to kids and I wouldn't change anything about either the front or back cover. The story is adorable and the illustrations are precious. The content is fresh and also a true teaching tool."
Honors for Soaring Soren
Soaring Soren soars in the 2018 Feathered Quill Awards!
- Silver/2nd Place in Animals - Children's/YA!
- Bronze/3rd Place in Children's Illustrated!
Feathered Quill Judge's Comments ... "The cover is adorable! In fact, all the illustrations are great! The plot is fun and I love the uniqueness of having vertical pages included (when Soren is "soaring" over the last jump). And the information given on the sport is extremely interesting!"
Silver Medal Winner, Readers' Favorite Book Awards, Children-Animals Genre ...
Winner, Best Children's/Juvenile Non-Fiction; Finalist, Children's Picture Books, 2017 Next Generation Indie Book Awards ...
READERS' FAVORITE FIVE STARS AWARD
Soaring Soren was awarded a 5-Star Review by Readers' Favorite ... January 2017
"An inspirational and exciting true life story that shows how even seemingly insurmountable odds can be overcome, if you believe in yourself. What a marvelous way to teach children to have confidence in their abilities!"
"Beautifully told ..."
"Morgan Spicer's illustrations are masterful ..."
"I loved this book!"
-Jack Magnus for Readers' Favorite
2016 MAXWELL AWARD NOMINEE FOR BEST ILLUSTRATIONS
December 2016: Soaring Soren was nominated by Dog Writers Association of America 2016 Maxwell Award for best illustrations! Congratulations to Morgan Spicer for her outstanding work on the art for the book!