Released: Oct 27, 2021 at 2:42 PM EDT|Updated: 3 hours ago
BOSTON, October 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The NYC Big Book Award® honors Please don’t tell Cooper he’s a dog Winner and recognized in the Children’s Humor category Please don’t tell Cooper that Jack is a rabbit in the category of picture books preschool as Distinguished Favorite.
“… stimulate conversations about pet adoption, friendship, diversity and friendliness”
The competition is judged by experts from different areas of the book industry, including publishers, authors, editors, book cover designers and professional copywriters. Selected award winners and distinguished favorites are based on overall performance.
The mission of the Cooper the dog Series is to entertain children and stimulate conversations about pet adoption, friendship, diversity and kindness.
Young readers come across an unruly rescue dog named Cooper who, through loving and respectful training, is trained so well that he thinks he is human. Children giggle their way through Please don’t tell Cooper he’s a dog and learn that dogs are more than just pets, they are important members of the family.
Cooper returns Please don’t tell Cooper that Jack is a rabbit, and makes a daring escape from his garden. When he gets home with his new friend Jack Rabbit, the fun is just beginning. This book is sure to amuse young, animal-loving children and encourage conversation about diversity and the importance of true friendship.
2021 was a record year for the award of books due to the high quality and diversity of the books submitted. In 2021, the NYC Big Book Award® continued to receive book submissions from around the world, including great entries from journalists, established authors, small and large media, and first-time indie authors who participated in large numbers.
Award-winning books included The American Bar Association, Friesen Press, Gatekeeper Press, Greenleaf Book Group, Joggling Board Press, Story Merchant Books, and WildBlue press. High quality children’s publishers like Barefoot books as well as Mango and marigold Excellent press. Independent presses like Brill, Goff books, Koehler books, Llewellyn Publications, ORO Editions, Routledge Publishers, Rowman & Littlefield, and She writes the press took both winners and excellent favorites prizes. AuthorHouse, IngramSpark, KindleDirect, SDP Publishing belonged to the self-publishing platforms. Last, Hachette Books, MacMillan, Penguin Random House were among the big publishers who stepped in.
“We are excited to highlight these authors’ books, recognize their excellence and share their achievements,” said the award sponsor Gabrielle Olczak. “We look forward to bringing these titles to a wider audience.”
For more information, please visit: www.nycbigbookaward.com.
To view the list of winners, visit https://www.nycbigbookaward.com/2021winners;
Distinguished Favorites listed here: https://www.nycbigbookaward.com/2021distinguishedfavorites.
Contact: Michelle Feinberg
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