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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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What are You Willing to Risk?
Engaging dystopian novel,
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CHILDREN OF THE KNIGHT
King Arthur uses kids to
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The Golden Man
Mayhem reigns supreme across
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Fraud at Snowfields
Join Will at the White
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Cosmic Playbook for Writers
Boost Your Creativity,
Resilience & Passion
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How Much Big Is the Sky
A memoir of a mother's love
and unfathomable loss.
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Billy the Brave
Multi-award winning comics
powered by healthy eating.
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I Wish You Happiness
"Highly recommended"
- Billy Bob Buttons (5 Stars)
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PERHAPS YOU WERE BORN FOR JUST
SUCH A TIME AS THIS: For every
teen and all who know a teen
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Viking Voyager, Iceland Memoir
A lively memoir that captures
the heart and soul of Iceland
Amazon


TARO: Legendary Hero of Japan
In the mists of Mount Fuji...
...no one can escape destiny.
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JUST FINISH!
“Inspirational, motivational
& captivating” New Runner
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WATER DRAGON
Illustrating the powerful
bond of friendship. 6-12 yrs
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The Book of Revelations
A woman finds self-acceptance
overcoming many challenges
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Inconvenient Memories
An intimate account of a
modern Chinese social tragedy
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Famously Dead
Gambling-themed action
thriller with a twist
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May’s Boys
Peace will take her boy
if their plan fails
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The Mithras Conspiracy
Corpse of a Vatican scholar
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Uncle Greg's Treasure [Novel]
Around the World
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Weapons of Remorse
Accidental shooting shatters
three American families
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THE FOREVER KID
Loss, love and remembrance
that will move hearts
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The Irish bog imp tales
Lock up your donkeys,
the bog imps are coming!
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Just Say "$%#&! NO!"
A Book Dedicated to the
Well Intended Overextended!
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The Opium Lord's Daughter
First Opium War told through
Chinese and English views
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The Whimple Inn
Clean children’s book about
shapeshifters! Ages (9-14)
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Grumpy & Lumpy Bears
A story in verse with
original antique photographs.
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