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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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Nibbler and Captain Make Peace
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THE REINDEER CAPER
A missing reindeer, a
murdered elf and Santa in jail
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Addicted To Hate
Parent abuse can take on
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THE GOA FILE
Thrilling historical novel set
in Argentina 1945 - 1982
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HENRY (A Gold Medal Winner)
Incredible true story of WWII
w/orig photos & docs
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Were You Born for Such a Time?
A "must read" for every teen
and all who know a teen!
www.carolynhayes.net


Dave Explores the Outdoors
Educational book, written in
a fun, rhyming style.
www.amazon.co.uk


Fraud at Snowfields
Join Will at the White
Christmas Organisation!
www.amazon.co.uk


GRAY IS THE NEW BLACK
A Memoir of Self-Acceptance
Cracking the code to happiness
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PROFESSOR PARRO...
Good & bad choices result
in mystery & adventure.
www.amazon.com


Red Falcon Publishing
Affordable, quality
self-publishing.
www.redfalconpublishing.co.uk


On Traigh Lar Beach
13 items on a beach; 13
stories of how they got there
Amazon


Sometimes Lovin' is Hurtful
A love song on repressed
love. Straight-gay.
www.amazon.com


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


Veilfall
A sword and sorcery
love story!
Amazon


Making a Mystery:Annie Tillery
Author/Educator, Linda Frank,
the story behind the story
www.amazon.com


Masters of the Broken Watches
A time, myth, and
science adventure thriller.
Amazon


CATNIP
Cats, catastrophes and murder!
A cosy mystery with claws.
www.amazon.co.uk


LOVE EVERLASTING
Love, friendship, three
generations, a stunning secret
www.chrisbakosauthor.com


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


MURDER ON CAYE ISLE
'A cleverly plotted thriller,
lots of sexy romance' WSA
Amazon


UNLIKELY FRIENDS
Friendship can be found
in the most unusual places
www.amazon.com


THE CAT DETECTIVES IN RUSSIA
Pack your suitcase for a
four-legged mystery series
www.amazon.co.uk


CALEDONIA
Historical Novel, Scotland,
Adventure, Romance, Mystery
www.amazon.com


Give Them Unquiet Dreams
Can he free his mother from
a psychiatric institute?
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LEA CROFT
WHO KILLED HERBERT GRANT?
A multilayered mystery
www.amazon.co.uk


Practice Makes Better
Beautifully illustrated book
to foster growth mindset.
Amazon


Sven and the Purse of Silver
An exciting Viking story
for 5 to 8 year-olds
Amazon


Blood and Water
Not every dragon
is born equal
www.amazon.co.uk