Category Archives: SBPRA

Last Year’s Winners of the Purple Dragonfly Awards includes David’s ADHD!

Fun to Find on Facebook – Winners of the Purple Dragonfly AwardsDavid’s ADHD!!!

Deadline for Entries for the next year’s awards is May 4th!  Please check it out, and enter your books!!  (I’ve already entered Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Coloring Book!)  Great contest!!

Fun to Find on Facebook

Thank you Michelle for including me on this list, posted on Facebook!

Here is my list of children’s books:

Newly Released: The Golden Rule Coloring Book – A coloring book version of the popular The Golden Rule suggests ways children can learn to be kind to each other. Identical to the original book, the illustrations are in black and white outlines so that young readers can create their own version of the story.  What if everyone treated others the way that they themselves would like to be treated?  Perhaps today’s youngsters can figure it out!!! ISBN 978-1-68235-338-7 – $10.95

Winner of 2 Awards: Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Coloring Book – Stop Whining, Whiners, Interactive Coloring, Children’s Manners. This coloring book version of the best-selling “whine-stopper” children’s story was designed for kids to enjoy reading the rhyming, as well as being able to illustrate their own version of Peter’s nocturnal adventure into the woods. Just read all whining text in a whining voice, and your children will understand how annoying whining can be!  The book is the Gold Medal Winner of the Book Excellence Awards Coloring Book, and H.M. in the Royal Dragonfly Awards Children’s Activity Book.  ISBN 978-1-952269-68-4 – $9.95

Winner of 13 Awards: David’s ADHDMeet David, one the “Classroom of Kids,” who manages his ADHD with the help of classmates. Actually, David has been part of the class for a long time! It has received a Gold Medal in the Book Excellence Awards, a Gold Medal in the FAPA President’s Awards, 1st Place in Purple Dragonfly Awards plus HM in another category, two Silver Medals for both Children’s Early Readers and Poetry from Feathered Quill Book awards, Winner of Barefoot Librarian Award as well as Silver Medal for Early Readers from Reviewer’s Choice Awards, a Bronze Medal in the eLit Book Awards, an Honorable Mention in the prestigious Readers Favorite Awards, Story Monsters Approved Winner, Top Shelf Magazine finalist, & a Pinnacle  Achievement! ISBN: 978-1-950860-43-2 $12.5

Winner of 8 Awards:  My Little Angel – Please share a day in the life of a little girl, while her guardian angel Angela sits on her shoulder and keeps her safe and guides her throughout her various activities throughout her day. It has received a Book Excellence Gold Medal, a Feathered Quill Bronze Medal, a New Apple Book Awards Official Selection, Readers’ Favorite Finalist Award, a Royal Dragonfly H.M, an IAN Book of the Year Finalist Award, and a Pinnacle Achievement Award.  ISBN:  978-1-68181-947-1 – $12.00

Winner of 9 Awards, The Golden Rule – What if you treated others the way you’d like to be treated?  What if everyone did that?  What kind of world could there be? Please join in the children’s quest to discover how to follow The Golden Rule. The book has won a Book Excellence Award Gold Medal, eLit Gold Medal, Reviewers Choice Silver Medal, Children’s Literary Classics Silver Medal & Seal of Approval, Mom’s Choice Silver, Readers Favorite Finalist Award, IAN Book of the Year Finalist and Pinnacle Achievement Award.  ISBN 978-1-68181-326-4 – $12.50

Winner of 5 Awards, Mice & Spiders & Webs…Oh My! illustrates the importance of being a good listener. It also is an introduction to basic computer terms. Rosemary is worried about returning to school, after her teacher has warned the class that they would soon have some mice, spiders and webs in the classroom. It has won a Global eBook Gold Medal, a Bronze Medal in the FAPA Awards, a Readers’ Favorite H.M. Award, a Reader Views Reviewers Choice H.M and also a Pinnacle Achievement Award ISBN: 978-1-63135-949-1 – $13.00

Winner of 9 Awards, My Fingerpaint Masterpiece deals with perspective, perception and self-esteem as a child fingerpaints artwork in class, and later discovers it as part of the town’s Art Contest.  Winner of a Readers’ Favorite Gold Medal in Children’s K-3, as well as their Illustrations Award, a double Finalist in the Next Gen Indie Awards, a National Indie Excellence Award, a Global eBook Bronze, a Reviewer’s Choice H.M., Children’s Literary Classics Seal of Approval and a Pinnacle Award   ISBN 978-1-62857-288-9 – $12.50

Winner of 10 awards: Winner of the 2014 CLIPP Principals’ Award, the KART Kids Book List, the Reviewers Choice Award, Los Angeles Book Festival, Global eBook Silver Medal; as well as a 2013 Readers Favorite Silver Medal, National Indie Excellence Finalist, a Pinnacle Achievement Award, and H.M. in the London Book Fair and Rebecca’s Reads Awards. Manner-Man is a Superhero who helps children cope with bullies,and teaches them how to look within themselves for their own superhero. ISBN: 978-1-62212-478-7 –  $12.50

Winner of 5 awards: Winner of the 2013 Global eBook Silver Medal, Indie Excellence Finalist and Reader Views Finalist Awards as well as the 2012 Readers Favorite Silver Medal Award and the 2012 Pinnacle Achievement Winner Award. Gimme-Jimmy is about how a bully learns to share.  His “New Polite Rule” helps him learn to make friends. ISBN 978-1-61897-267-5   – $13.00

 

Winner of 6 awards: Winner of the 2011 Readers Favorite Gold Medal, 2011 Pinnacle Achievement Award Winner, 2011 Global Finalist Award, 2012 Reader Views Second Place, 2012 International Book Awards Finalist, and 2012 Next Generation Indie Finalist. Elisabeth needs to learn The Magic Word “Please”, and to use it every day. Please and Thank you are words that everyone needs to use!  ISBN 978-1-60976-909-3   – $12.50

Winner of 3 Awards: Winner of the 2021 Reader Views Reviewers Choice Gold Medal Children’s Classics Award, 2011 ReadersFavorite Bronze Medal and the 2011 USA Best Books Finalist Award.  Peter and the Whimper-Whineys helps parents cope with whining, disguised as a fun story. Peter is a rabbit who whines all the time, and might have to join the Whimper-Whineys. ISBN 978-1-60911-517-3   – $13.00

Winner of 2 Awards: Winner of the 2011 Readers Favorite Silver Award and the 2011 Indie Excellence Finalist Award.  Santa’s Birthday Gift includes Santa in the Christmas story.

(After reading a story of the nativity to my granddaughter, she asked “But where’s Santa?”)   ISBN 978-1-60860-824-9   – $11.50

 

 

Thank You Kalpart for Adding the New Gold Award Sticker to the Cover of Peter and the Whimper-Whineys

Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Wins Gold in Children’s Classics!

Reader Views Reviewers Choice Awards 2021

This book also received a lovely comment…posted on Linked-In:

“Sherrill., your books are amazing and have inspired my children and grandchildren over the years and I want to thank you so much for it all…”

Thank you, Donna!!

And thank you to my wonderful illustrator, Kalpart, for illustrating ALL of my award-winning books.  Award total is now 94!!!

( The Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Coloring Book is also available now – for all those with artistic children who love to color!  Let them color whining away!!!)

 

 

The Golden Rule, read aloud by Maritza Mejia, as part of the International Read Aloud Day.

Winner of 9 Awards

So wonderful to have some of my books featured, and The Golden Rule read aloud, as part of the International Read Aloud Day, by Maritza Mejia...  Click on the link below to listen to the reading, and see the book and illustrations.

International Book Reading – The Golden Rule

 

Books written by various authors, both in English and Spanish, were included in the presentation!  Please take a moment to listen!!

The Golden Rule is also now available as a Coloring Book, for those of you who have budding artists in residence…!

Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Coloring Book is a Winner in the Book Excellence Awards

Award Winner

So delighted to receive this email from the Book Excellence Awards

“Dear Sherrill,

It is with great pleasure to announce that you have been selected as a Book Excellence Award Winner for the following book and category:

Book Title: Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Coloring Book

Category: Coloring Book

There were hundreds of entries from around the world and your book was selected for its high-quality writing, design and market appeal.”

This is the second award for this coloring book, and my 94th overall…

Read this book with your child, and use your very best (worst) whining voice for Peter and the Whineymen…  Your child will get the subliminal message, while having fun illustrating the book as well!!!

Fun to be Included as a Read to Me! Day Ambassador

Maritza Mejia has posted on Facebook…

HONORED TO BE “READ TO ME! DAY AMBASSADOR”
I am so excited to be part of this project and wonderful initiative. I am ready to read amazing books from award winning authors on Facebook Live on March 19th. Thank you Sherrill S. Cannon , Janet Balletta , Tere Rodriguez-Nora. More authors coming soon! #LuzDelMes https://m.facebook.com/groups/994793700993480/permalink/1102005293605653/ #internationalreadtomeday #LuzDelMes ✨

On March 19th, my “Manners  Trilogy” – The Magic Word, Gimme-Jimmy, and Manner-Man – will be read aloud in both Spanish and English to children around the world!

Please join in!

Lovely 5-Star Review by Jannifer Powelson for The Golden Rule Coloring Book

Thanks so much to Jannifer Powelson for the lovely 5-star review of The Golden Rule Coloring Book..

by Jannifer Powelson

Verified Purchase

 

The Golden Rule Coloring Book has a New Press Release

basic press release Cannon Sherrill The Golden Rule Coloring Book

 Contact: Tom Wallace Tom2@SBPRA.net 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

The Golden Rule Coloring Book 

by Sherrill S. Cannon 

What if you treated others the way you’d like to be treated? If everyone did that, what kind of world could there be? Please join the children’s quest to discover how to follow the Golden Rule and to share it with others. 

This coloring book version of Sherrill S. Cannon’s best-selling children’s story, The Golden Rule, allows kids to enjoy reading in rhyme, as well as illustrating their own version of how children can help us be kind to each other. 

The book is a winner of nine awards, including a Book Excellence Awards Gold Medal, eLit Gold Medal, Children’s Literary Classics Silver Medal and Seal of Approval, Mom’s Choice Silver Medal, Reviewer’s Choice Silver Medal, and a Finalist in the Readers Favorite, IAN Book of the Year and Pinnacle Awards. 

About the Author: 

Sherrill S. Cannon is the author of ten award-winning children’s books totaling 91 awards (so far), including Santa’s Birthday Gift, Peter and the Whimper-Whineys, The Magic Word, Gimme-Jimmy, Manner-Man, My Fingerpaint Masterpiece, Mice & Spiders & Webs . . Oh My!, The Golden Rule, My Little Angel and David’s ADHD, as well as two award-winning poetry books, A Penny for Your Thoughts and A Dime is a Sign. This is her second coloring book, following Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Coloring Book. The author is a former teacher, and the goal in each of her books is to teach good manners as well as caring for others. 

The Golden Rule Coloring Book (32 pages, softcover, ISBN 978-1-68235-338-7) is now available for $10.95 and can be ordered through the publisher’s website: 

http://www.sbprabooks.com/SherrillSCannon 

or at your favorite bookseller. 

WHOLESALERS: This book is distributed by Ingram Books and other wholesale distributors. Contact your representative with the ISBN for purchase. Wholesale purchase for retailers, universities, libraries, and other organizations is also available through the publisher; please email bookorder@sbpra.net 

Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co., LLC 

http://www.SBPRA.net 

 

The Golden Rule Coloring Book Available on amazon.com and bn.com

So pleased to discover that The Golden Rule Coloring Book is now available online on both amazon and barnes and noble!  Kindness, paying it forward, and treating others the way you’d like to be treated are all subliminal messages!  Find the inner artist in your child!!!

bn.com  https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-golden-rule-coloring-book-sherrill-s-cannon/1138525310?ean=9781682353387://

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David’s ADHD wins 13th Award – Finalist in the Top Shelf Book Awards

Top Shelf 2020 Awards

Thank you to the Top Shelf Awards for a nice Christmas gift!  David’s ADHD has won an Finalist Award in the 2020 Awards, listed alphabetically on the announcement page.

This is the 13th Award for David’s ADHD, a children’s book to help teachers, classmates and friends understand ADHD and how to cope with it and include these children into classrooms and lives…Many characters from my previous books can be found in the classroom of kids in this book!  (This is also my 92nd Award overall… )

Winners Alphabetically

Please check the website for all the winners, listed alphabetically… and Congratulations to my fellow award winners!!  There are up to 3 Finalists per category…

Thanks also to my fantastic illustrator, Kalpart.