2020 Winners

Children's Picture Book (0-3 Years)


Watch the following video to see which of the three finalists below won gold, and which won silver.

Animal Songs

Author: Julie Garnett

Publisher: Peter E. Randall Publisher

ISBN: 978-1-942155-23-2

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Unique, musical sound book, features a “live” recording artist and original song. Encourages early STEAM skills; reading, counting, and singing with Julie and the animals.

The Moonlight Dancer

Authors: Lisa Calhoun-Owen and Matthew Scott Reilly, illustrated by Jordan Wray

Publisher: Warren Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-7337955-1-7

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When the daylight ends and the moonlight sun rises, one tiny creature is ready to boogie! Join a mouse and his animal friends as they dance and play in this cuddly story written with love by a mother and son duo.

Why Should I Walk? I Can Fly!

Author: Ann Ingalls, illustrated by Rebecca Evans

Publisher: Dawn Publications

ISBN: 978-1-58469-639-1

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A little bird’s first time out the nest! “Flying with this bird should leave young human chicks feeling encouraged to spread their own wings.”—Kirkus Reviews

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