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Winners 2020

Below is a list of the 2020 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:







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Detour Man
Bodybuilders + terrorists =
an explosive mystery
www.books2read.com


Slimmer by Wendy Jayne
'This time she's determined
to lasso his heart.'
www.amazon.com


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


Bad Bitches & Power Pitches
Use your inner bad-bitch
to achieve EVERYTHING!
www.amazon.com


Famously Dead
Gambling-themed action
thriller with a twist
www.amazon.co.uk


Zuma the Dog
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merchandise here.
www.zumathedog.com


Cats of the Pyramids
Two autistic kids. Great
adventure. ALIEN CAT PEOPLE!
Amazon


Viking Voyager, Iceland Memoir
A lively memoir that captures
the heart and soul of Iceland
Amazon


The Illustrated Hen
'A FINALIST and highly
recommended.' TWSA
Amazon


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


Chermpf by W. S. Russell lll
An exciting adventure with
Gracie and the Cats of Nova!
www.borderstationpress.com


The Wandering Investor
Personal adventures, business
outlooks and observations
Bookbaby


STUFF
An amusing romp through
the history of chemistry.
www.amazon.com


Meet Nurse Sherlock
ICU nurse uses critical
thinking to solve crimes.
www.LochLonach.com


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


THE PINK DOOR
A sensitive caregiver's
roadmap for the last days
www.suziedaggett.com


THE FLOATING UMBRELLA
There could be more
than meets the eye.
www.amazon.com


The Sands of Marrakech
Paranormal mystery set in
Morocco by M.A. Moore
Amazon


Everything All At Once
Teenage life (with a playlist)
Listen while you read.
www.amazon.co.uk


My Dad, the Earth Warrior
A fun eco-adventure brimming
with love and crazy mishaps.
www.amazon.co.uk


Kindness, Kale & Kettlebells
A journey to self-awareness
Amazon bestseller Bio Soc Act
amzn.to/2XH93IT


Kringleset Chronicles
A magical fantasy adventure,
think Christmas meets Narnia.
Amazon


The Strange Woman
Witch trials, feminism,
farming and wildflowers.
www.sheepshedpress.com


Lucky by RH Webster
Mystery and romance await
Lucky on a flight to Earth.
Amazon


PROFESSOR PARRO...
Good & bad choices result
in mystery & adventure.
www.amazon.com





Hamsly, Burdance, & Dogston...
A hamster, a bird, and a
dog compete. Who will win?
Amazon


Zuma the Dog
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merchandise here.
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Give Them Unquiet Dreams
Can he free his mother from
a psychiatric institute?
www.amazon.com


Karen Nicksich
angel reader, children's
author, dog trainer
www.pet-angelreader.com