Silver Award for Lamby the Lonely Lamb!

Lamby Award

Here is a news release of the Silver Award.  It is so exciting to receive this award for both my husband, John and me. It is a wonderful feeling to see one of our books honored in this special way.  Thank you to Mom’s Choice Awards’ judges for choosing our book for this honor.

Lamby Cover

The Mom’s Choice Awards Names Lamby the Lonely Lamb

Among the Best in Family-Friendly Products

Summary:  Janice Spina is honored to announce that Lamby the Lonely Lamb has earned the prestigious Mom’s Choice Award®. Having been rigorously evaluated by an MCA judging panel, Lamby the Lonely Lamb is deemed to be among the best products / services for families.

Full Release:

The Mom’s Choice Awards® has named Lamby the Lonely Lamb as among the best in family-friendly media, products and services. The MCA evaluation process uses a propriety methodology in which entries are scored on a number of elements including production quality, design, educational value, entertainment value, originality, appeal, and cost.

“Our aim to introduce families and educators to best-in-class products and services,” explains Dawn Matheson, Executive Director of the Mom’s Choice Awards. “We have a passion to help families grow emotionally, physically and spiritually. Parents and educators know that products and services bearing our seal of approval are high-quality and also a great value. The MCA evaluation program is designed incorporate the expertise of scientists, physicians and other specialists; but we also engage parents, children, educators, and caregivers because they are experts in knowing what is best for their families.”

With the evaluation now complete, the testing samples of Lamby the Lonely Lamb will be donated to schools, libraries, hospitals and nonprofit organizations.

About the Mom’s Choice Awards®
MCA logo - sample media releaseThe Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA) evaluates products and services created for children and families. Products and services bearing the company’s mother-and-child Honoring Excellence Seal of Approval have earned the MCA distinction for helping families grow emotionally, physically and spiritually; being morally sound and promote good will; and are inspirational and uplifting.

The MCA program is globally recognized for establishing the benchmark of excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. The organization is based in the United States and has reviewed thousands of entries from more than 40 countries.

In addition to being a best-in-class company for the awards industry, the Mom’s Choice Awards provides collaborative lifetime marketing and promotional support to its Honorees. The company has invested heavily in creating educational, marketing and event opportunities to help Honorees and Distinguished Alumni reach their key markets effectively.

Around the world, parents, educators, retailers and members of the media look for the MCA mother-and-child Honoring Excellence Seal of Approval when selecting quality products and services for children and families.

Learn more about the Mom’s Choice Awards by visiting their website:


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About jjspina

Janice is an multi-award-winning author with 39 books: 19 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 12 middle-grade/preteen, two young adult books, written under Janice Spina, and 5 novels, and a short story collection written under J.E. Spina. She is also a writer of poetry, blogger, avid reader, reviewer and a copy editor. Janice has always loved writing and started very young writing poetry, then stories. Her books have received 31 Book Awards and a few finalists awards. All Janice's books are available on, Kindle, B&N and other online book sites. One of her sports' poems was published in The Lawrence Eagle Tribune in October of 2008. She is currently working on book 2 of a YA fantasy series. There will be six books in all in this series. She hopes to work on a series of four books in a crime/mystery genre that will be offsprings of her thriller, Hunting Mariah. There are books in the works about an angel and another about a dog for ages 17+. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, tap dancing, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with her five grandchildren. Janice loves to hear from readers and appreciates reviews. Sign up on her blog for a copy of her newsletters under Contact Me. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband who is her illustrator and cover creator.
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6 Responses to Silver Award for Lamby the Lonely Lamb!


    • jjspina says:

      Thank you, Chris! We are very happy and blessed to receive this! It is a nice thing when your hard work pays off in this way! Jumping up and down now like an ape!!

  2. Well done, many deserved congratulations 🙂

  3. Deanie Humphrys-Dunne says:

    Huge, well-deserved congratulations to Janice, John and Lamby for their well-deserved award! Lamby is a beautiful story that children will adore. I’m so excited for you! I’m sure this is the first of many awards for you.

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