Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner!



I am thrilled to announce that my children’s book, Colby the Courageous Cat won a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award in the Category of Children’s Interest!

I am extremely excited that my book won this award! THANK YOU PINNACLE!

Book Blurb:

Colby is one of a litter of four kittens. The kittens get into all kinds of trouble. Being the biggest and strongest, Colby’s mother expects him to watch over the smaller kittens and keep them safe. Read and find out what Colby does to meet his mother’s expectations.

Life Lessons: Children will learn that family is important and that they should love and trust one another.

Colby is available on the following links for purchase.


Barnes & Noble

Also Colby is available by clicking on covers to the right of this post or on my website:


Happy reading! Reading is good for your health! Stay healthy, read, and have fun this summer!

Thank you for stopping by to hear about Colby! Your children will love him!

Blessings & hugs!



About jjspina

Janice is an award-winning author with 12 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 9 middle-grade/preteen/young adult books, written under Janice Spina, and 3 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 children's book, Lamby the Lonely Lamby, won a Silver Medal in the Mom's Choice Awards. Book 1, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Missing Cell Phone, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and Honorable Mention from Readers' Favorite Book Awards. Book 2, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and so did Book 3, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Colby the Courageous Cat, Book 5, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost, and Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, Davey & Derek Book 6, and Abby & Holly Books 1 & 2 all won Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards. Abby & Holly Book 1 School Dance won a Bronze Medal from Readers’ Favorite Book Awards. Book 5 of Davey & Derek also won a Silver Medal from Authorsdb Cover Contest. Hunting Mariah and Mariah’s Revenge were Finalists in Authorsdb First Lines Contest, Book 4 of Davey & Derek Series was a Finalist in Red City Review and received a 5-Star Review from Readers’ Favorite Book 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 4 of Abby & Holly series for girls and a Dragon series for young children. A YA fantasy series will be coming in 2020 and beyond along with more children's books. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, 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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37 Responses to Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner!

  1. insaneowl says:

    Congratulations, ma’am. 🙂


  3. Congratulations, Janice! 🙂

  4. Many congratulations, Janice. That’s wonderful news. 🏆

  5. Congratulations Janice that is fantastic news… xxxx

  6. Sue Vincent says:

    Congratulations, Janice 🙂

  7. Ileana says:


  8. bowmanauthor says:

    Janice, how exciting! So well-deserved.


  10. Annika Perry says:

    Janice, I’m so happy for you!! It’s always a huge boost to win awards – CONGRATULATIONS, my friend!! 😀

  11. Congratulations, Janice. Great news.

  12. The Owl Lady says:

    Congratulations, Janice! Well deserved! Hugz on owl wings! @v@ ❤

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  14. macjam47 says:

    Congratulations, Janice! Hugs.

  15. Congratulations, Janice. How exciting for you!

  16. dgkaye says:

    Huge congrats Janice! You are a force to reckon with!!!! ❤

  17. robbiecheadle says:

    Congratulations, Janice, that is fantastic.

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