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Winners 2015

Below is a list of the 2015 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:

Feeding Time at the Zoo by Kevin Price
Silver

Feeding Time at the Zoo
Author: Kevin Price
How It Happened in Hotterly Hollow by Tracey L Coutts
Silver

How It Happened in Hotterly Hollow
Author: Tracey L Coutts
Do You Dream of Dinosaurs by Sally Alce
Bronze

Do You Dream of Dinosaurs
Author: Sally Alce
My Mummy is an Engineer by Kerrine Bryan, Jason Bryan
Bronze

My Mummy is an Engineer
Author: Kerrine Bryan, Jason Bryan

Do Not Feed the Troll! by Ryan Cartwright
Gold

Do Not Feed the Troll!
Author: Ryan Cartwright
A Knock at the Door by Helen Yeomans
Silver

A Knock at the Door
Author: Helen Yeomans
The Mouse Who Howled at the Moon by Sarah Hindmarsh
Silver

The Mouse Who Howled at the Moon
Author: Sarah Hindmarsh
Horace Burp by Chris Tennent
Bronze

Horace Burp
Author: Chris Tennent
Nickerbacher, The Funniest Dragon by Terry John Barto
Bronze

Nickerbacher, The Funniest Dragon
Author: Terry John Barto
The Forever Tree by Hilary Hawkes
Bronze

The Forever Tree
Author: Hilary Hawkes

Hieroglyph by Wendy Scott
Gold

Hieroglyph
Author: Wendy Scott
Bees in my Bananas by Neal Zetter
Silver

Bees in my Bananas
Author: Neal Zetter
The Sound Catcher by Graham Garrity
Silver

The Sound Catcher
Author: Graham Garrity
The Amazing Brain of O C Longbotham by Barbara Spencer
Bronze

The Amazing Brain of O C Longbotham
Author: Barbara Spencer
The Extraordinary Book of Doors by Anne Nydam
Bronze

The Extraordinary Book of Doors
Author: Anne Nydam

Community 17 by James Cardona
Gold

Community 17
Author: James Cardona
H.A.L.F. The Deep Beneath by Natalie Wright
Silver

H.A.L.F. The Deep Beneath
Author: Natalie Wright
Apocalypse: Diary of a Survivor by Matt Pike
Bronze

Apocalypse: Diary of a Survivor
Author: Matt Pike
Escape from B-Movie Hell by M T McGuire
Bronze

Escape from B-Movie Hell
Author: M T McGuire

The Piltdown Picasso by Robin Richards
Gold

The Piltdown Picasso
Author: Robin Richards
The Porter's Wife by Lisa Brown
Silver

The Porter's Wife
Author: Lisa Brown
Anonymous by Christine Benedict
Bronze

Anonymous
Author: Christine Benedict
The Improbable Wonders of Moojie Littleman by Robin Gregory
Bronze

The Improbable Wonders of Moojie Littleman
Author: Robin Gregory

Woody Allen, Reel to Real by Alex Sheremet
Silver

Woody Allen, Reel to Real
Author: Alex Sheremet

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Peter the Picky Polar Bear
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Orc Road Trip
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PROSE, POETRY AND MEDITATION
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Amazon


HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED WHAT
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No Deadly Medicine
A gripping debut thriller
fast paced and unputdownable!
www.amazon.co.uk


Our Voices
Multigenerational kaleido-
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The Irish bog imp tales
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Code of Rainbow Series
An Epic teen fantasy series
that links MAGIC with SCIENCE
Amazon


Einstein in the Attic
A search for truth by
those that transcend time.
Barnes and Noble


PROPHECY OF LOVE
Love, it isn't what
you think it is
Amazon


COUNTDOWN AMERICA
A fast-paced cyber
espionage thriller
Amazon


Masquerade
Personal tragedy, hardship...
AND A LOVE OF JAZZ
Amazon


The Rainbow Boat by H Ferreira
Inclusive fantasy-adventure
kids’ picture book.
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The Whimple Inn
Clean children’s book about
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Amazon


PAPA & PAWS
Cute doggie illustrations
& heartwarming stories
www.papaandpaws.com


The Tap-Dancing Pigeon
An inspiring adventure
for 3 to 8 year olds.
www.amazon.com


Black ≠ Inferior
'passionate, inspiring...speak
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Belluna's Big Adventure...
Dance-It-Out Creative Movement
Story for Young Movers
Amazon


Home Alone Harry
Children picture book showing
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THE PAX PRINCIPLES
An awesome story for teens...
life in a very different world
Amazon


Evolution’s Magnum Opus
Riveting, cohesive, thought-
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Cosmic Playbook for Writers
Boost Your Creativity,
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Fascinating Family Facts
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Nutmeg Street: Egyptian Secret
Crime-fighting teens meet
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ICE QUEEN
YA romance about the dangers
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Deficiency
"How far would you go to
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PAPA & PAWS
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