From Pediatrician, Alan S. Zisman, M.D. F.A.A.P:
“Smart Starts in the Arts will, I strongly believe, grow on those who read it. Those who have children or who are caretakers of children…will want to read this book at least once and then every so often return to it to renew the motivation for imaginative child care that is so entertainingly provided in this worthwhile book.
From former President NYC Board of Education, Rose Shapiro:
“I was convinced that every child in the school system should be exposed to Peck’s unique approach to the teaching of the arts.
From Mom's Choice Awards:
Smart Starts in the Arts, is a Silver Award Recipient of a prestigious Mom's Choice Award, "named among the best in family-friendly media products."