Posts & Praise

About Snuggle Mountain:

Cynthia Leitich Smith’s Blog

About the evolution of Snuggle Mountain from book to app:

Cynthia Leitich Smith’s Blog

Through The Wardrobe

Donna Bowman Bratton’s Blog


Best Children’s Book, 2004 from Bank Street College of Education

Children’s Crown Gallery Award, 2006 from the National Christian School Association

“Emma’s thrilling tiptoe travels are an amusing testament to her tenacity.”

School Library Journal

“Merry, rhythmic and recommended!”

Children’s Bookwatch

“inventive and imaginative…”


“Its warmth mystery and creativity will bring delight to readers of all ages.”

Christian Schools International

Snuggle Mountain is a beauty with rich illustrations and lyrical text.”

Digital Storytime

“The charm of the story translates beautifully to the screen where it benefits from a little high-tech wizardry but remains, at its heart, a picture book to be read aloud and shared with the little ones in our lives. This is the first app that has made me want to snuggle up with it!”

Liz Garton Scanlon, author of the Caldecott honor winning, All the World

“This book celebrates the everday of childhood!”

Varsha Bajaj, author of How Many Kisses Do You Want Tonight?

Snuggle Mountain has been a favorite read in my classroom for years. The perfect fantasy-adventure for the smaller set! What could be worse than a “sleeping spell?!” So glad its now available as an app!”

Jerri Romine, Kindergarten Readiness Teacher, Round Rock, TX

“This book app is as sweet as a pile of pancakes on a weekend morning.”

Kirsten Cappy, Curious City