Weekly Roundup: Nursery Rhymes, Apps + More! 5/17 – 5/23

Congrats to this week’s roundup of Mom’s Choice Award winners featuring children’s books, electronics, mosquito repellant, apps + more! Be sure to scroll through the entire list so you don’t miss any of our new award-winners! All the items you see below won a Mom’s Choice Award during May 17, 2020 to May 23, 2020.

Every week companies, inventors, and publishers from around the world send us their products for evaluation. Only the best earn our designation.

Award-Winning Children's book — The Adventures of PJ

The Adventures of PJ
Written by Kat Connolly; Illustrated by Beata Banach

PJ is a special kitten with unique gifts all his own. His lovable siblings, Mischka and Pickles, admire their brother’s talents and discover a surprising secret. Follow the adventures of PJ, as he teaches his brother and sister that everyone has their own special gifts and talents, regardless of circumstance. This book teaches children acceptance, tolerance and self-confidence, and that while we may experience the world in different ways, we all have gifts that make each one of us unique and special. It encourages children to look past labels and believe in themselves, while also raising awareness that blind pets can live happy and fulfilling lives.

Children’s Picture Books:
Specialized Concepts / Differently Abled

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Second House From the Corner: My First Real Job
Written by Daniel E Brown; Illustrated by Victor Guiza

A young boy in heartland America gets an opportunity to earn enough money to buy himself a new bicycle. The work was picking up fishing worms at night in his small town. Night after night he was drawing closer to his goal of buying himself a new bicycle. But on one night in particular, while he was out looking for worms, laying on the ground he found something that changed his life forever!

Juvenile Books (Level 2 – Ages 9 to 12):
Inspirational / Motivational

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Award-Winning Children's book — Second House From the Corner
Award-Winning Children's book — Ring Around The Rosie

Ring Around The Rosie

An interactive book dedicated to stimulating children’s development through words and music. Using sound button technology, children press to listen to classic nursery songs. Children develop fine motor skills and learn to love books. The book is suitable for all ages. It entertains and captures the attention of a child as young as a few months old.
1. Ring Around the Rosie
2. Skip to my Lou
3. Mary Had a Little Lamb
4. The Wheels on the Bus
5. Star Light, Star Bright
6. Row, Row, Row your Boat

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mbrio pregnancy earbud adapters

Mbrio’s clip-on pregnancy earbud adapters transform audio earbuds into pregnancy headphones. Made from medical-grade silicone, they’re the easiest way for pregnant moms to feel their baby move to music. It just takes a second to clip the adapters into your waistband. No sticky-pad refills, iPhone plug adapters or audio splitters required!

PATENTED SOUNDSAFE™ TECHNOLOGY: mbrio’s patented design uses a precision-engineered layer of silicone to reduce the audio intensity from your earbuds, to ensure the music is safe for baby.

SKINSAFE™ MATERIALS: mbrio is made from medical-grade silicone, so it’s safe for mom’s skin too. No Latex, BPA or phthalates.

SMALL AND ULTRA-LIGHTWEIGHT: Each mbrio adapter weighs less than an ounce. They’re so small and comfortable, you’ll hardly feel it – whether you’re at home, at work or on the go!

Gear & Accessories:
Media, Electronics & Accessories

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Award-Winning Children's book — mbrio pregnancy earbud adapters
Award-Winning Children's book — Emma's Freaky Sneakers

Emma’s Freaky Sneakers
Written by MJ Hayes; Illustrated by De Madzel

Emma may have been born deaf, but she doesn’t let that stop her from living a normal life. In this second book in the Emma series, eight-year-old Emma once again encounters prejudice and bullying from her hearing classmates. But Emma’s Magic Closet has the answer!

Juvenile Books (Level 1 – Ages 5 to 8):
Fiction – General

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Emma House of Sound
Written by MJ Hayes; Illustrated by Kathryn A. Robinson-Chavez
De Madzel

Emma, a deaf child, creates a silent concert to show a bully the meaning of deafness. The turning point of this story comes when the children perform the silent concert for the parents and friends in the community. Cotton Balls! Plastic Cardboard Piano! Cardboard Flute! Wow..

This story shows the meaning of deafness by Emma putting on a silent concert-

The play of Emma’s House of Sound was a State of the Arts recipient (SOTA). (ages 6-9) for Limelight Theatre.

Juvenile Books (Level 1 – Ages 5 to 8):
Fiction – General

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Award-Winning Children's book — Emma House of Sound
Award-Winning Children's book — EarthKind Stay Away Mosquitoes

EarthKind Stay Away Mosquitoes

Stay Away Mosquitoes ® is DEET-free, EPA registered, skin-friendly and unscented. It’s
made with Picaridin, which is CDC-recommended and bio-identical to a black pepper plant.
It’s safe for use on pregnant women and children when used as directed. It provides 14-
hour protection from mosquitoes & ticks, and 8-hour protection from biting flies, gnats and
chiggers. It protects from ZIKA, Lyme Disease, West Nile Virus, Chikungunya, Dengue and
EEE, and is non-flammable and water resistant.

Personal Use Products (Skin Care, Health Care, etc.):

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DJ’s Off-Road Adventures: DJ Faces His Fear
Written by David McBee; Illustrated by Floyd Leroy; Edited by Shannon Dunn

When DJ decided to finally go for his dream, he was made fun of by some bullies. This made DJ wonder if he would ever overcome his fears to become a real off-roader. Thankfully, DJ didn’t give up and met some nice friends who encouraged him. He was still afraid but remembered a wise saying his father shared with him. With his new friends by his side and his father’s words in his heart, DJ faced his biggest fear and achieved his dream!

DJ Faces His Fear is based on the true story of the author’s trip to Moab, Utah, where his friends helped him overcome his anxiety and fears.

Juvenile Books (Level 1 – Ages 5 to 8):
Inspirational / Motivational

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Award-Winning Children's book — DJ's Off-Road Adventures
Award-Winning Children's book — Count With Me Nursery Rhymes

Count With Me Nursery Rhymes

Counting songs in this book include such favorites as Five Little Monkeys and One, Two, Three, Four, Five. Learning numbers has never been so much fun!

One, Two, Three, Four, Five
Baa, Baa, Black Sheep
This Little Piggy
Five Little Monkeys
One, Two, Buckle my Shoe
Ten Green Bottles

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Circle Home Plus

Circle Home Plus is the easiest and most comprehensive in- and out-of-home parental control solution, allowing families to manage their internet-connected devices at-home and across all mobile networks, everywhere. Comprised of both a device and app components, Circle Home Plus allows parents to set limits, block content and track all devices (i.e. laptops, tablets, smart TVs, video game consoles, cell phones, etc.), everywhere. The Circle device ensures you can manage devices in your home, while the app allows you to manage mobile devices remotely.

The Circle App is a simple platform for families to manage all WiFi devices at home as well as iOS and Android devices on any network they join. The Circle App includes basic and premium features.

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Award-Winning Children's book — Circle Home Plus
Award-Winning Children's book — Cinderella Day Dress with Scarf

Cinderella Day Dress with Scarf

Your little Cinderella has so many things to do before she can go to the ball and this dress is perfect to help her finish her daily chores. It begins with a crushed velvet bodice and soft satin sleeves, with pink bow accents. The tea length china silk skirt is edged with lace and has an attached apron. Head scarf included.


Toys, Games & Puzzles:
Ages 5 to 8

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Baby Shark Nursery Rhymes

Baby Shark & Other Animal Nursery Rhymes

Every song is about a different animal telling a story or going on an adventure. Singing about animals will birth love, compassion and respect from your children towards all living creatures.

Baby Shark
Five Little Birds
Doggie in the Window
Old McDonald
Five Baby Kangaroos

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Award-Winning Children's book — Baby Shark Nursery Rhymes

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