Winners 2019

Class 1: Dyllansow yn Kernewek (Publications in the Cornish language

1a: Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag dyskas (Books in Cornish for teaching)


A Learners' Cornish Dictionary

Steve Harris, Dee Harris, Peter Harvey, Rael Harvey

Ors Sempel/An Kylgh Kernewek


1b: Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag fleghes (Books in Cornish for children)

Morgowr ov

Judy Scrimshaw

Granny Moff Books

Winner of the Kowethas an Yeth Kernewek Cup    

1c: Lyvrow yn Kernewk rag tevesigyon ha tevesigesow (Books in Cornish for adults)


Bewnans Meryasek

ed. Ray Chubb

Agan Tavas


1d: Lyvrow treylyes yn Kernewek (Books translated into Cornish)


Aventurs Pinocchio

Trans. Nicholas Williams



Class 2: Books for children


2a: Books for children of primary age


Treasure from the Sea

Liza Wollett and Sarah McCartney

Mabecron Books

Winner of the Ann Trevenen Cup    

2b: Books for young adults


Only the Ocean

Natasha Carthew

Bloomsbury YA


Class 3: Fiction for adults


The Magpie Tree

Katherine Stansfield`

Allison & Busby

Winner of the Holyer an Gof Cup (Classes 1 - 4)






Class 4: Poetry and Drama






4a: Poetry






There were no nominations in this sub-class for 2019




4b: Drama






The Incredible Balti Celtic Carpet Ride

Alan M. Kent

Francis Boutle Publishers


Class 5: Non-fiction






5a: Social, Cultural and Political History






Trusting Fully Trusting

Dick Cole and Ann Reynolds

St. Enoder Parish Council

Winner of the Federation of Old Cornwall Societies Holyer an Gof Cup    

5b: Science, Environment and Industrial/Marine






The Official Guide to the Cornwall & West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site

The World Heritage Site Office

The World Heritage Site Office


5c: Leisure and Lifestyle






Illustrations of the Leach Pottery St Ives

Hilary Jean Gibson

Redrawing History





5d: Memoir






The Salt Path

Raynor Winn

Penguin Random House


Class 6: Booklets






Kenewgh! Sing!

Editor: Merv Davey

Federation of Old Cornwall Societies




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