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message 1: by Billy (new)

Billy Buttons (billybobbuttons) | 19 comments The Wishing Shelf Book Awards is growing fast. Check it out at www.thewsa.co.uk. It's a new breed of book awards run very differently from any other book awards on or off the web. The entry fee is very, VERY low and everybody 'EVERYBODY!' who enters gets feedback from the judging, a catchy quote and reviews on Amazon and Goodreads. But the best bit is the judging. The children's book are read and judged by children in 7 schools in the UK; the adult books by readers in two established Reading Groups, 1 in Stockholm and 1 in London. Every book entered is read by a minimum of 15 readers and you will get all the feedback.

If you're interested, please do visit the webpage.


message 2: by Steph, Space Opera Diva (last edited Feb 11, 2014 01:56PM) (new)

Steph Bennion (stephbennion) | 807 comments Hi. It does look like an interesting way to get feedback from young readers. I assume it's not open to ebook-only publishers?


message 3: by Billy (new)

Billy Buttons (billybobbuttons) | 19 comments Yes, it is. Check on the Wishing Shelf website; it will tell you how to enter. Edward


message 4: by Stan (new)

Stan Morris (morriss003) I sent in my $48 a long, long time ago and have not heard anything except that 'it's going to happen.'


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