Jumping Jack Press wins two Moonbeam Awards
Jumping Jack Press, the pop-up book imprint of pop-up greeting card Up With Paper, swept the top two awards in the Book Arts/Pop-Up/Cut-Out category of the 2020 Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards. Flora: A Botanical Pop-Up Book and The Easter Unicorn: A Magical Pop-Up Book were honored with the as Gold and Silver Awards, respectively in 2020.
The Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards bring increased recognition to exemplary children’s books and their creators and are dedicated to supporting childhood literacy and life-long reading. The juried competition is open to authors, illustrators, and publishers of children’s books written in English or Spanish for the North American market, and regularly receives more than 1000 entries across all categories.
Flora: A Botanical Pop-Up Book is the third installment of Jumping Jack Press’ Everyday book series featuring the four seasons, designed and paper engineered by Yoojin Kim, and illustrated by Kathryn Selbert.
“We are so honored to receive Moonbeam Awards for two new titles this year,” said Nicole Yen, Designer and Photographer at Up With Paper and author of Flora: A Botanical Pop-Up Book. “We are so grateful for the recognition that the Moonbeam Awards provide to new creatives and independent publishers.”
Jumping Jack Press has taken part in the Moonbeam Children’s awards program since 2007 and has been honored with ten such awards.
All of Jumping Jack Press’ award-winning publications are available for viewing and purchase on the new wholesale website from Up With Paper at wholesale.upwithpaper.com. Consumers may view and purchase all Jumping Jack Press titles at www.upwithpaper.com, and also see video versions of selected titles on Vooks.com.