Mandigo and the Hellhounds announced as finalist in Independent Book Awards

Artwork: Alison BuckThe finalists of the 2016 Wishing Shelf Independent Book Awards have been announced. They include Mandigo and the Hellhounds by Anders Reemark in the Books for 9-12 Year Olds category.

WSA 2016 Finalist LogoThe Wishing Shelf Awards are awarded based on the results of groups of readers rather than a judging panel. The children’s books were this year 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. Only books that were awarded over 30/40 are finalists.

The winners of the Gold, Silver and Bronze awards in each category, picked from the finalists, will be announced on April 1st 2017.

 

Thomas Silent announced as finalist in Independent Book Awards

Cover by Alison BuckThe finalists of the 2016 Wishing Shelf Independent Book Awards have been announced. They include Thomas Silent by Ben Gribbin in the Teenager category.

WSA 2016 Finalist LogoThe Wishing Shelf Awards are awarded based on the results of groups of readers rather than a judging panel. The children’s books were this year 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. Only books that were awarded over 30/40 are finalists.

The winners of the Gold, Silver and Bronze awards in each category, picked from the finalists, will be announced on April 1st 2017.

 

Bookworm announced as a finalist in Independent Book Awards

Bookworm cover image
Artwork: Alison Buck
Library photograph: zens/shutterstock.com

The Wishing Shelf Independent Book Awards have just announced the 2013 finalists. In the category of fiction for Adults, the twelve finalists include our very own Bookworm by Christopher Nuttall.

The GOLD, SILVER and BRONZE winners, picked from the finalists, will be announced in April at AuthorCon.

You can see the full list of finalists and read more about the Wishing Shelf awards here

 

Arteess: Conflict announced as a finalist in Independent Book Awards

Arteess: Conflict cover image

The Wishing Shelf Independent Book Awards have just announced the 2013 finalists. In the category of fiction for Teenagers, the nine finalists include our very own Arteess: Conflict by James Starling.

The GOLD, SILVER and BRONZE winners, picked from the finalists, will be announced in April at AuthorCon.

You can see the full list of finalists and read more about the Wishing Shelf awards here