Sophie and Scottie Book Earns Silver Mom’s Choice Award®

By Cindy Murray on October 28, 2014 in Press Releases with No Comments

Author Contact:  Cindy C. Murray | 858-337-1102 | [email protected]

Publisher Contact:  Kathryn Cloward | 619-300-9924 | [email protected]


Honored For Excellence in Family-Friendly Media, Products and Services

sophie-scottie-cover-MCA-silverSAN DIEGO, October 28, 2014—Kandon Publishing, helping authors bring their heart-centered work to the public, announced today that Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery (ISBN 978-0-9912905-3-6), the first in a series by Cindy C. Murray, has been named among the best in family-friendly media, products, and services by the Mom’s Choice Awards, earning a prestigious silver award of excellence.

cindy-murray“I am excited and honored to receive this national award from the Mom’s Choice Awards,” said Murray.  “It has been a dream of mine to write a children’s mystery novel and now I’m writing books that are part of the Sophie and Scottie Adventure Series. I’m thankful for my loving family’s support as well as the support I have been getting from the young readers who now claim that they love my first book. One reader even stated that Sophie and Scottie are now her favorite characters.”

In this award-winning book, readers are invited into an enchanting story that highlights the beauty and balance of nature, the Mexican culture, and the bravery that girls can display, especially when they work together.  Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery delights fans of magic and mystery of all ages.

“Receiving recognition from the Mom’s Choice Awards program is a huge compliment for Cindy’s writing,” said Kathryn Cloward, president of Kandon Unlimited Inc., Kandon Publishing’s parent company. “The Sophie and Scottie series is off to a fabulous start, and we are confident the series will continue to attract the attention of juvenile readers.”

You can purchase Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery as a paperback or Kindle book from The second book in the series, “Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Something’s Fishy,” will be available in early 2015. Learn more about the author at


About Kandon Publishing
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