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Winners 2011

Below is a list of the 2011 WINNERS in The Wishing Shelf Book Awards. The children's books were read and judged by children in 8 UK primary and secondary schools, the adult books by 2 Reading Groups, 1 in London and 1 in Stockholm. The books were marked according to EDITING, THEME, STYLE, COVER and, in the case of many of the children's books, ILLUSTRATIONS.

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If you happen to be looking for a good read, the readers at The Wishing Shelf Awards thoroughly recommend the following:

A Monkey, A Mouse and a CPAP Machine by Marion Maz Mason & Steve B Mason
Gold

A Monkey, A Mouse and a CPAP Machine
Author: Marion Maz Mason & Steve B Mason
Chloe's Big Day Out by Rebecca Berg
Silver

Chloe's Big Day Out
Author: Rebecca Berg
Whizz! Bang! Wallop! by Judith Morrison
Bronze

Whizz! Bang! Wallop!
Author: Judith Morrison

The Strange Affair of the Ethiopian Treasure Chest by Brian John
Gold

The Strange Affair of the Ethiopian Treasure Chest
Author: Brian John
Illustrator: Boz Groden
A First Guide to Space Creatures by Faiz Kemani
Silver

A First Guide to Space Creatures
Author: Faiz Kemani
Illustrator:
The Ghostly Boy by Simon Pullman
Bronze

The Ghostly Boy
Author: Simon Pullman
Illustrator:

The Grimstone Galleries by Louise A Bruzon
Gold

The Grimstone Galleries
Author: Louise A Bruzon
Lost by Helen Smith
Silver

Lost
Author: Helen Smith
The Day I Stood Up to the School Bully by John K Wright
Bronze

The Day I Stood Up to the School Bully
Author: John K Wright

Lodestone Book One: The Sea of Storms by Mark Whiteway
Gold

Lodestone Book One: The Sea of Storms
Author: Mark Whiteway
Few Are Chosen by M T McGuire
Silver

Few Are Chosen
Author: M T McGuire
Red Bleeds the Jacaranda by R B Cheviot
Bronze

Red Bleeds the Jacaranda
Author: R B Cheviot

Unravelling by Lindsay Stanberry-Flynn
Gold

Unravelling
Author: Lindsay Stanberry-Flynn
Serene Maiden by James G Skinner
Bronze

Serene Maiden
Author: James G Skinner
Yes and PIgs Might Fly by Linda Louisa Dell
Bronze

Yes and PIgs Might Fly
Author: Linda Louisa Dell

Revolve by Sineás Kent
Silver

Revolve
Author: Sineás Kent

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Little Pink Kitty Christmas
Christmas wish comes true
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Amazon


COLONY
A mist-shrouded island with
an ancient terror at its heart
www.benjamin-cross.com


The Frog Who Was Blue
A charity book that is
helping children in Africa.
www.childrensfunnybooks.co.uk


The Labyrinthine Journey
A mysterious message.
A mission from the gods.
www.amazon.com


HomoAmerican – Secret Society
Unflinching portrait turbulent
times before & after Stonewall
www.amazon.com


CHILDREN OF THE KNIGHT
King Arthur uses kids to
create a modern Camelot
www.amazon.com


Nik Coppin's Comedy World
Stand-up comedy stories
don't get much funnier!
Amazon


Belluna's Big Adventure...
Dance-It-Out Creative Movement
Story for Young Movers
Amazon


The Poison Keeper
The story of Giulia Tofana,
Renaissance poisoner.
Amazon


Raindrops: How Meditation...
Searching for spiritual
stability and mental health.
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Oh Daddy Chronicles
Laugh at Trump...Then
laugh some more...Repeat.
Amazon


Kings, Conquerors, Psychopaths
Kings were serial killers
who preyed upon nations.
Amazon


Book Of Greatness
A parable about unlocking
your destiny today.
Amazon


The Assassin of Malcoze
An assassin’s plot will
change the kingdom forever
Amazon


The Young Testament - preteen
A kids’-eye view
of the Jesus story!
www.amazon.com


A Night at The King’s Inn
Award winning tale of
intrigue, mystery, and horror.
Amazon


Adventures of Bentley Hippo
What happens when the
bully becomes the victim?
www.bentleythehippo.com


F’lorna of Rodesh
Life's more than simply song &
dance. Destiny cries out!
www.amazon.com


Cycles of Norse Mythology
The passion, cruelty, and
heroism of an ancient world.
www.amazon.com


WATER DRAGON
Illustrating the powerful
bond of friendship. 6-12 yrs
www.amazon.co.uk


MAYA LOOP - Middle Grade Novel
The brave girl from Baltimore
who saves the world!
Amazon


TARO: Legendary Hero of Japan
In the mists of Mount Fuji...
...no one can escape destiny.
Amazon


Logan the Lobster
Logan is different –
will anyone play with him?
Gloria Barnett


Evolution’s Magnum Opus
Riveting, cohesive, thought-
provoking & brilliant- Gdreads
Amazon


Trazer:Kids of Stolen Tomorrow
In a World of Despair,
HOPE
www.amazon.com





The Melody of Three
1815. And the fate of worlds
is in Rein's hands.
www.amazon.com


The Vulture Island, Book 1
Young boy faces an amazing
vulture and dangerous ventures
www.etsy.com


Cycles of Norse Mythology
The passion, cruelty, and
heroism of an ancient world.
www.amazon.com


Ford the Tooting Truck Truck
Empowering book about
changing your perspective.
Amazon