The Mom’s Choice Awards® Names Pines Picks Among Best In Family-Friendly Products

We are busting at the seams with pride!  The Mom’s Choice Awards® has named Pines Picks: A Kid’s Guide to the Best Things to Eat and Drink in New York City among the best in family-friendly media, products and services.

The Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA) is an international awards program that recognizes authors, inventors, companies, parents and others for their efforts in creating quality family-friendly media, products and services.

Parents, educators, librarians and retailers look for the Mom’s Choice Awards Honoring Excellence seal of approval when selecting quality materials for children and families.

An esteemed panel of judges includes education, media and other experts as well as parents, children, librarians, performing artists, producers, medical and business professionals, authors, scientists and others. A sampling of the panel members includes: Dr. Twila C. Liggett, ten-time Emmy-winner, professor and founder of PBS’s Reading Rainbow; Julie Aigner-Clark, Creator of Baby Einstein and The Safe Side Project; Jodee Blanco, New York Times best-selling author, Priscilla Dunstan, creator of the Dunstan Baby Language; Patricia Rossi, host of NBC’s Manners Minute; Dr. Letitia S. Wright, D.C., host of the Wright Place™ TV Show; and Catherine Witcher, M.Ed., special needs expert and founder of Precision Education, Inc.

For more information on the awards program and the honorees, visit

As part of this award, Author David Pines will be featured at a book signing in the Mom’s Choice ®Awards boot at Book Expo America in a couple of weeks.  Watch for more information and pictures from the event.

See our press release about the award here: Press Release – 6-1-12