A children’s picture book illustrated by Anni Matsick has been awarded a Gold Mom’s
Choice Award. Dinosaurs Living in My Hair, written in rhyming verse by Jayne Rose-
Vallee, with art direction and design by Chris Schechner, also won a gold medal in the Poetry category and silver medal in Cover Design
at the Florida Authors and Publishers Association (FAPA) President’s Book Awards
presented August 8 in Orlando, Florida.
The Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA) evaluates products and services created for
children and families. The program is globally recognized for establishing the
benchmark of excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. The
organization is based in the United States and has reviewed thousands of entries from
more than 40 countries.
The FAPA awards recognize book publishing excellence and creativity in design,
content and production for North American authors and publishers.
The book and related accessories can be purchased on the author’s website: http://