Thursday, October 28, 2010

Rotella's Book "The Little King and His Marshmallow Kingdom" Wins Gold

The Little King and His Marshmallow Kingdom
is now the proud recipient of GOLD
in the Moonbeam Children's Book Awards!

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month
The Moonbeam Children's Book Awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children's books and their creators, and to celebrate children's books and life-long reading. Each year's entries are judged by expert panels of youth educators, librarians, booksellers, and book reviewers of all ages.

King Louie IV, who has Down Syndrome, rules over Marshmallow Kingdom where the sun always shines and every meal is a picnic with yummy marshmallows for dessert. King Louie helps his friends understand and appreciate that everyone is unique. Follow Louie as he shows you the kid-like things he loves to do.
 For more information about The Little King and His Marshmallow Kingdom, please visit To read more about the Moonbeam Children's Book Awards, please visit

This adorable title is available at,,, as well as through Baker and Taylor and your local bookstore.