Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner!


NABE Winter 2016


Best Books in the
Category of YOUNG ADULT

Davey & Derek Junior Detectives:
The Case of The Missing Cell Phone
Janice Spina

Davey & Derek Junior Detectives: The Case of the Missing Cell Phone by Janice Spina

I am so excited to receive this award for Book 1 of my Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Missing Cell Phone! I am still jumping up and down with excitement!

Thank you Pinnacle Awards! I am extremely honored to receive this prestigious award!

To see this book go to Also available on Barnes & Noble – and on

Blessings & hugs to all!

Thank you for stopping by!


About jjspina

Janice is an multi-award-winning author with 35 books: 17 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 12 middle-grade/preteen/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 26 Book Awards and a few Finalists in contests. AWARDS: 4 MOM'S CHOICE AWARDS - SILVER MEDAL - Lamby the Lonely Lamby, Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon, Louey the Lazy Elephant, Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear 11 PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, Books 1, 2, 3, 5, & 6. Abby & Holly Series, Books 1-6 READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - HONORABLE MENTION - Davey & Derek Book 1, READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - SILVER MEDAL - Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 3 READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - BRONZE MEDAL - Abby & Holly Book 1 READERS’ FAVORITE AWARDS - HONORABLE MENTION — Abby & Holly Book 2 READERS’ FAVORITE AWARDS - FINALIST - Davey & Derek Book 6 5 PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Colby the Courageous Cat, Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey BOOK EXCELLENCE AWARD - FINALIST - Davey & Derek Book 6 Authorsdb Cover Contest Silver Medal - Davey & Derek Book 5 FINALISTS: Authorsdb First Lines Contest, - Hunting Mariah and Mariah's Revenge were Finalists Red City Review Awards - Finalist - Davey & Derek Book 4 READERS’ FAVORITE BOOK AWARDS - 5-STAR REVIEW - Davey & Derek Book 4 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 1 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. 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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35 Responses to Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner!

  1. Congratulations, that is wonderful

  2. Behind the Story says:

    Fantastic!! Congratulations, Janice.

  3. Sue Vincent says:

    fabulous, Janice! Congratulations 🙂

  4. Reblogged this on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog and commented:
    CONGRATULATIONS to Janice Spina on getting this great award 😀

  5. Many congratulations, Janice. Very well deserved. 😘

  6. Mary Smith says:

    Brilliant. Comgratulations! 🙂

  7. Kev says:

    Excellent! I’m very happy for you, Janice! 🙂

  8. Deanie Humphrys-Dunne says:

    Congratulations, Janice! How exciting! We’re all celebrating with you!

  9. Deanie Humphrys-Dunne says:

    Reblogged this on deanieblog and commented:
    Congratulations Janice! so excited for you!

  10. noelleg44 says:

    CONGRATULATIONS! (I’m yelling). SO happy I gave that book as presents to some children for Christmas!

  11. Wendy Janes says:

    Many congratulations, Janice.

  12. macjam47 says:

    Congratulations, Janice. I am so excited and happy for you.

  13. Norah says:

    Congratulations, Janice! That’s awesome!

  14. Reblogged this on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life and commented:
    Still catching up on my missing days last week. Always wonderful when someone as supportive and generous as author Janice Spina​ receives an award for one of her outstanding children’s books.. fabulous Janice.

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  16. dgkaye says:

    Congrats Janice. So well deserved. ❤

  17. Congratulations, well deserved 😊

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