HOLYER AN GOF PUBLISHERS' AWARDS

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ENTRIES FOR BOOKS PUBLISHED IN 2017

Entry Classes

Cornish Language Classes

1.0 Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag dyskas (Books in Cornish for teaching)
1.1 Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag fleghes (Books in Cornish for children)
1.2 Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag tevesigyon ha tevesigesow (Books in Cornish for adults)
1.3. Lyvrow trelyes yn Kernewek ( Books translated into Cornish )

English Language Classes

2.0 Books for children of Primary age
2.1 Books for young adults
3.0 Adult fiction
4.0 Poetry
4.1 Drama
5.0 Non-fiction: History, Language and Creative Arts
5.1 Non-fiction: Marine, Industrial Heritage and the Environment
5.2 Non-fiction books in which illustrations predominate
6.0 Booklets (fewer than 80 pages)

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AUTHOR(S)

PUBLISHER

   Class 1.0:  Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag dyskas (Books in Cornish for teaching)

  Gerlyver Kescows Ian Jackson Agan Tavas
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   Class 1.1:  Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag fleghes (Books in Cornish for children)

  Ted a rewl an bys

Frank Cottrell-Boyce
translated Pol Hodfge

Barrington Stoke
  Kronek an Psyki Kernewek Wendy Simpson Kowethas an Yeth Kernewek
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   Class 1.2:  Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag tevesigyon ha tevesigesow (Books in Cornish for adults)

  Cornish for All Robert Morton Nance Agan Tavas
  Dicky Holla Rod Lyon Kesva an Taves Kernewek
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  Class 1.3:  Lyvrow treylyes yn Kernewek (Books translated into Cornish)

  Pystrior Marthus Pow Oz L. Frank Baum
translated Nicholas Williams
evertype
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   Class 2.0:  Books for Children of Primary age

  A Song for Will and the Lost Gardeners of Heligan Hilary Robinson & Martyn Impey Strauss House Productions
  Morgowr and the Leatherback Turtle (Hardback and Paperback) Judy Scrimshaw Granny Moff Books
  Alfie the MerCat Charlie Rose Elliott Peake Cornish Cove Publishing
  Tales from Cardinham Woods Eira Morgan-Jones Cornish Book Company
  The Burrows in the Brambles Eira Morgan-Jones Vikki Sutherns
  The Little Sea Dragon's Wild Adventure Helen Dunmore Mabecron Books
  The Mousehole Mice and the Theatre by the Sea Michelle Cartlidge Mabecron Books
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   Class 2.1:  Books for young adults

  The Ghosts of Blackbottle Rock Martyn Beardsley Our Street Books, John Hunt Publishing
  The Midnight Farm Adventure Chris Wright White Tree Publishing
  The Fogou Episode (also in 3.0) Michael Tanner Book Palace Books
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   Class 3.0:  Adult fiction

  A Year in the Life of Jack Meadows R.L. Waterman self-published via Amazon
  Cornish Prideaux Ghost Stories A.A. Prideaux Paganus Publishing
  Cover the Lies Carla Vermaat Carmichael Publishers
  Dan Daddow's Cornish Comicalities Alan M Kent Ryelands (Halsgrove)
  Falling Creatures Katherine Stansfield Allison and Busby Ltd.
  False Lights K.J. Whittaker Head of Zeus
  Find Me J.S. Munroe Head of Zeus
  No Small Stir Phil Hadley self-published
  Proper Job Ian Hocking Writer as a Stranger
  Silent Gull L.A. Kent WillowOrchard Publishing
  The Cove Malcolm Richards Self-published via CreateSpace
  The Fogou Episode (also in 2.1) Michael Tanner Book Palace Books
  The Island Legacy Ruth Saberton Millngton
  The Judge's Parlour Arthur Walters Matador
  The Thief's Daughter Victoria Cornwall Choc Lit Limited
  Tintagel Ray J. Newell self-published via Matador
  To Untie a Sealed Knot S.J. Haxton self-published
  Tremarnock Summer Emma Burstall Head of Zeus
  Trevaga House Will North Northstar Editions
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   Class 4.0:  Poetry

  A View from a Cab Gray Lightfoot self-published
  Lines from the Net Loft Philip Bennetta Community of Poets & Artists Press
  Menhir Alex Langstone Spirit of Albion Books
  The Almost Island Des Hannigan Scryfa
  A Certain Man (a;lso in 5.0) ed. Simon Parker Scryfa
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   Class 4.1: Drama 

 
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   Class 5.0:  Non-Fiction - History, Language and Creative Arts

  A Certain Man (also in 4.0) ed. Simon Parker Scryfa
  A Cornish Celtic Way Nigel Marns Self-published
  A History of Mevagissey (also in 6.0) Liz Hurley Mudlark's Press
  Albert Reuss in Mousehole Susan Soyinka Sansom and Company
  As I Walked Out Martin Graebe Signal Books
  Boconnoc: The History of the Cornish Estate Catherine Lorigan The History Press
  Cornish Saints and Holy Wells Volume 2 Helen Fox Sifi Publishing
  Cornish Walks - Walking in the Mevagissey Area Liz Hurley Mudlarks Press
  Cornwall at War 1939-45 Derek Tait Pen and Sword Books Ltd.
  Cornwall: A History (revised) Philip Payton University of Exeter Press
  Exceeding My Brief Barbara Hosking Biteback Publishing
  Fogou Simon Parker Scryfa
  From a Cornish Study Bernard Deacon CoSerg
  Hark! The Glad Sound of Cornish Carols Hilary Coleman and Sally Burley Francis Boutle Publishers
  Jacob Grigg: Cornwall's First Missionary Stephen Dray Carn Brea Media
  James Bakewell Wildbore. A Forgotten 'Pioneer' Stephen Dray Carn Brea Media
  Linkinhorne Various Scryfa
  Mawla, Nancekuke and more about Porthtowan and Towan Cross Caroline Palmer Pen and Ink
  Passport to Cornwall Phil Billingham Polperro Press
  Penzance in 50 Buildings Michael Sagar-Fenton Amberley Publishing
  Porthleven, a comprehensive history Tony Treglown self-published
  Remembering the Bible Christians Garry Tregidga University of Exeter/ICS Associates
  The Alfred Wallis Factor David Wilkinson The Lutterworth Press
  The Great Cornish Cake Bake Cake Book (also in 6.0) Judy Lawton Cornwall Hospice Care Ltd.
  The House on Union HIll Lin Euden Crescent Book Publishing
  The Isles of Scilly in the Great War Richard Larn Pen and Sword Books Ltd.
  The Isles of Scilly: Britain's Most Amazing Islands Alan Peters Self-published via Amazon Fulfil
  The Place-Names of the Land's End Peninsula Craig Weatherhill Penwith Press
  The Seaweed Cookbook Caroline Warwick-Evans & Tim van Berkel Lorenz Books
  The Story of Newlyn Harbour Pam Lomax and Linda Holmes Newlyn Archive
  Thomas Wills: The Cornish Whitefield Stephen Dray Carn Brea Media
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   Class 5.1:  Non-Fiction: Marine, Industrial Heritage and the Environment

  Celebrating Pevsner ed. Paul Holden Francis Boutle Publishers
  Mine Pumping Engines in 18C Cornwall R.J. Stewart The Trevithick Society
  Penlee Lifeboat Station: Service not Self Rachael Campney RNLI
  The Genesis of the Cornwall Air Ambulance Service Geoff Newman self-published via Lulu
  The River Fal D.G. Wilson Halsgrove`
  Memories of West Country Railway Journeys 1960-1962 (also in 5.2) Peter Barnfield Wild Swan Books
       
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   Class 5.2:  Non-fiction books in which illustrations predominate

  Memories of West Country Railway Journeys 1960-1962 (also in 5.1) Peter Barnfield Wild Swan Books
  Cornwall in Photographs Gabriel Fuchs Amberley Publishing
  Inspired by Cornwall Allison Burton self-published
  Perranporth: Images and Stories from the Village and Parish Perranzabuloe Museum Management Committee Perranzabuloe Museum
  Stanhope Forbes: Father of the Newlyn School Elizabeth Knowles Sansom & Company
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   Class: 6.0:  Booklets (fewer than 80 pages)

  A History of Mevagissey (also in 5.0) Liz Hurley Mudlark's Press
  Fogou (also in 5.0) Simon Parker Scryfa
  Kronek an Pyski Kernewek (also in 1.1) Wendy Simpson Kowethas an Yeth Kernewek
  Strike Sound Comp. John Worden Federation of Old Cornwall Societies
  The Great Cornish Cake Bake Cake Book (also in 5.0) Judy Lawton Cornwall Hospice Care Ltd.
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