Chorlton Children’s Book Awards – Shortlist 2017

The shortlist is out for the Chorlton Children’s Book Award 2017. Have you read any of these books? Perhaps you might want to give one of them a try. Click on the title to find out more information.

 

More information on all the books and how to vote for your favourite can also be found at http://www.chorltonhigh.manchester.sch.uk/

The books are also available at Chorlton Library.

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Lost Tales by Adam Murphy.
Produced as a comic, uncover this unique collection of tales and legends from around the world.

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Wolf Wilder by Katherine Rundell.
Feo is a wolf wilder in training, teaching tamed wolves to learn how to live in the wild again. A story of revolution
and adventure and standing up for what you believe.

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The Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson.
A detective story with a difference. Matthew is the last person to see Teddy, the toddler from next door, before
he goes missing. Can he overcome his OCD and find out where he is?

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Cogheart by Peter Bunzl.
Murder, mayhem and mystery meet in this gripping Victorian adventure.

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The Legend of Podkin-One-Ear by Kieran Larwood.
Part “Lord of the rings” and part “Watership Down, this is a magical adventure with a wonderful hero.

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The Girl of Ink and Stars by Kiran Millwood Hargrave.
A spellbinding world of magic, myth and adventure.



5 Responses to “Chorlton Children’s Book Awards – Shortlist 2017”

  1.   Martha Says:

    I have not read any of these books but they look very interesting so I might try one. Now I am reading the spooks series and am on book two out of thirteen. However, there are two more extras called SPOOKS Witches and The SPOOKS Bestiary.

  2.   Emily 6b Says:

    I have just finished GOLDFISH BOY by Lisa Thompson and it’s a really good book, I would recommend it.

  3.   ELLIE-rose Says:

    have a good year yey

  4.   mia 6b Says:

    I have just bought the girl of ink and stars and I an looking forward to reading it!
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  5.   Erin B 6b Says:

    i have read…
    the girl of ink and stars
    cog heart
    goldfish boy
    i enjoyed both cog heart and goldfish boy, however, i did not like the girl of ink and stars because they didn’t make the plot very clear because there was too much description.

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