Huffington Post review:  “Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight, is a masterfully written, spirited and beautifully illustrated work that educates as it entertains. With brilliant storytelling written in rhyme and flawless rhythm and meter, Michael Dotsikas has crafted a stunning children’s picture book. Coupled with Morgan Spicer’s captivating illustrations, Benjamin Birdie’s First Flight is a masterpiece and truly a must-read for both children and adults!”

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Featured at the International Day of Happiness event at the United Nations on March 20, 2016, sharing its uplifting message of friendship, compassion and honesty. It was presented to all the Ambassadors and distinguished speakers at the event.