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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Janan Cain  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Audience: Children;

Born: in


-- Email -- info@janancain.com
-- Website -- http://www.janancain.com/awards.html
-- Janan Cain on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=Janan+Cain
-- Website -- http://www.janancain.com/awards.html
-- Janan Cain on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=Janan+Cain


Illinois Connection

Cain grew up in Darien and now lives in Riverside.

Biographical and Professional Information

Janan Cain is an author and illustrator. She used her own two young daughters as models for many of the illustrations in "The Way I Feel."


Awards

The Way I Feel


-- First Place, Publishers Association of the West’s 18th Annual Western U.S. Book Design and Production Competition for Children’s Picture Book
-- Finalist, “Book of the Year” Contest for Children’s Picture Book, ForeWord Magazine, 2001
-- Finalist, Benjamin Franklin Award for Children’s Picture Book, 2001

Lost and Alone


-- Winner,

Book of the Year

award, Creative Child Magazine, 2008
-- Finalist, “Book of the Year” Contest for Children’s Picture Book, ForeWord Magazine, 2008
-- Finalist, Independent Publisher Book Award for the category of Children's Picture Book (ages 6 and under), 2008
-- Winner,

Top 10 Book

award, The Best You Can Be Foundation, 2008
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Gold

Winner, Mom’s Choice Awards for

Children’s Picture Book — Values & Life Lessons

, 2009
-- First Place Winner, Purple Dragonfly Book Awards for Children's Books, 2009
-- Honorable Mention, Eric Hoffer Book Award for Children's Picture Book, 2009

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) To schedule an interview, school or library appearance with Janan Cain, please contact the Parenting Press publicity coordinator at (800) 992-6657, ext. 105 or (206) 364-2900, ext. 105 or [marketing@ParentingPress.com marketing@ParentingPress.com].

Selected Titles At Your Library

Roonie B. Moonie :
ISBN: 9780974019086. OCLC Number: 192022435

Illumination Arts,. .

Lost in a strange, unfamiliar place, an adventurous young bee must follow his instincts and use his head in order to avoid danger and keep himself safe.

The way I act
ISBN: 9781884734991. OCLC Number: 550553878

. .

Rhyming text and color illustrations introduce young readers to ways in which children exemplify positive behaviors.

The way I feel
ISBN: 9780736793018. OCLC Number: 813329133

Zaner-Bloser,. .

Illustrations and rhyming text portray children experiencing a range of emotions, including frustration, shyness, jealousy, and pride.

The way I feel /
ISBN: 1884734715. OCLC Number: 43945381

Parenting Press,. .

Illustrations and rhyming text portray children experiencing a range of emotions, including frustration, shyness, jealousy, and pride.