awards

Animalations™ books written by Patricia Derrick have recently received national book awards
  • 2008 Creative Child Magazine BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD
  • Storybook and CD category
  • Beaser the Bear’s Rocky Mountain Christmas,
  • (ISBN: 978-1-933818-09-2)
  • 2008 IPPY Bronze Award
  • Children’s Interactive Book Category
  • Mr. Walrus and the Old School Bus
  • (ISBN: 978-1-933818-13-9)
  • 2008 iParenting/Disney Online Media Award
  • Best Products: Book Category
  • Beaser the Bear’s Rocky Mountain Christmas
  • (ISBN: 978-1-933818-09-2)
  • 2008 Mom’s Choice Gold Award
  • Children’s Picture Book Category
  • Beaser the Bear’s Rocky Mountain Christmas
  • (ISBN: 978-1-933818-09-2)
  • 2008 TEACHER’S CHOICE AWARD Winner: Family Category
  • Teacher’s Choice Award is sponsored by Learning Magazine (grades K-6):
  • Rickity and Snickity at the Balloon Fiesta
  • (ISBN: 978-1-933818-11-5)
  • 2007 PMA’s BENJAMIN FRANKLIN Silver Book Award:
  • (Children’s Book with Audio CD):
  • Riley the Rhinoceros
  • (ISBN: 978-1-933818-15-3)
  • 2007 MOONBEAM Bronze Award:
  • (Children’s Book with Music/Theatrical)
  • Beaser the Bear’s Rocky Mountain Christmas
  • (ISBN: 978-1-933818-09-2)
  • 2007 Creative Child Magazine MEDIA OF THE YEAR AWARD
  • Storybook with CD category
  • Rickity and Snickity at the Balloon Fiesta
  • (ISBN: 978-1-933818-11-5)
  • 2007 Creative Child Magazine PREFERRED CHOICE AWARD
  • Storybook with CD category
  • Riley the Rhinoceros (ISBN: 978-1-933818-15-3)
  • Dody the Dog Has a Rainbow (ISBN: 978-1-933818-10-8)
  • Farley the Ferret of Farkleberry Farm (ISBN: 978-1-933818-12-2)
  • 2007 Parent to Parent ADDING WISDOM AWARD
  • Sly the Dragonfly (ISBN: 978-1-933818-16-0)
  • Rathbone the Rat (ISBN: 978-1-933818-17-7)
  • Montgomery the Moose (ISBN: 978-1-933818-18-4)
  • Beaser the Bear’s Rocky Mountain Christmas (ISBN: 978-1-933818-09-2)
  • Mr. Walrus and the Old School Bus (ISBN: 978-1-933818-13-9)

iParenting Media Awards have become a resource that identifies the best of the best products for families, providing parents with a trusted source of information and insight.

Teachers Choice Award is sponsored by Learning Magazine and chosen by teachers, grades K-6 grades.

PMA, the Independent Book Publishers Association, is a trade association of independent publishers. Their Benjamin Franklin Awards recognize excellence in independent publishing.

The Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children’s books and their creators, and to support childhood literacy and life-long reading.

Creative Child Magazine is a national publication that focuses on nurturing creativity in children. The judges (child psychologists, child educators & parents) evaluate each product based on educational value, creative nurturing, creative play & overall value with respect to retail price.

Parent to Parent sponsored Adding Wisdom Awards are based on feedback from early learning experts and parents nationwide in an effort to find the best products for moms-to-be, children and young adults. Parent to Parent, written by internationally syndicated parenting/family columnist, expert and author, Jodie Lynn.

All of Animalations™ books are designed to develop language and create multi-sensory stimulation of the brain by combining language, music, and movement. This delightful pairing of a picture book with an original song on an audio CD, with the rhyming words found in the book, stimulates the brain and develops reading/language skills.

Animalations™ books are beloved by children, parents and educators because of this unique combination. Animalations™ books also include a musical score, science notes and parent/teacher notes.