Nominated publications 2020. Congratulations to everyone. Keslowena!

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

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



Passio Christi (Student edition)

ed. Roger Courtenay

Kesva an Taves Kernewek

Verbow Kernewek (SWF)

ed. Tony Hak

Kesva an Taves Kernewek



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



Virgil's Fountain (Fenten Feryl)

Tim Saunders

Francis Boutle



Class 2: Books for children



2a: Books for children of primary age



The Mermaid's Christmas Adventure

Michael Foreman

Mabecron Books

There's Something Nasty in My Pasty

Alasdair Hoswell

Hoswell Publishing



2b: Books for young adults



The Soul of Lyskerrys

Robert Beck

Robert Beck



Class 3: Fiction for adults



Hidden Depths

Carla Vermaat

Carmichael Publishers

The Mermaid's Call

Katherine Stansfield

Allison & Busby

The Promise

Ruth Saberton


Turning Serpentine

Alan M Kent





Class 4: Poetry and Drama



There were no nominations in this class for 2020






Class 5: Non-fiction






5a: Social, Cultural and Political History






Bronte Territories: Cornwall and the Unexplored Maternal Legacy 1760 - 1870

Melissa Hardie

Edward Everett Root Publishers' Co Ltd

Cornwall: Connectivity and Identity in the Fourteenth Century


Boydell and Brewer Ltd.

Growing up in West Cornwall

ed. Sally Corbet

Penwith Local History Group

Home of Springs: Trengwainton
Our sincere apologies for the previous omission of this publication.

Barbara Santi

Awen Productions/Barbara Santi

On the Brink

Charles Fox


The Cornish in the Caribbean

Sue Appleby

Troubador (Matador)

The Folklore of Cornwall

Ronald M. James

University of Exeter Press




5b: Science, Environment and Industrial/Marine






Five Million Tides

Christian Boulton

The HIstory Press

Levant Mine: An Anthology

eds. Peter Joseph and Graham Thorne

Trevithick Society

Sea of Storms

Richard Larn and Oliver Hurst (illustrator)

Mabecron Books

The Ancient Woods of the Helford River

Oliver Rackham

Little Toller Books

A Complete Guide to the Engine Houses of Mid-Cornwall

Damian Nance, Kenneth Brown and Tony Clarke

Lightmoor Press



5c: Leisure and Lifestyle






Fifty Views of St. Michael's Mount

Mike Newman

Trevale Press


Mike Newman

Trevale Press


5d: Memoir






Golden Embers

Lilian James



Catrina Davies

riverrun, Quercus

The Bras and the Bees

F.A. Notley




Class 6: Booklets






Calstock Bell Restoration Project

Sue McClaughty


Swimming Mount's Bay

Penny Rumble and Sand Rothwell

Penny Rumble

They Shall Land

Craig Weatherhill

Penwith Press

Top 10 walks: North and South Cornwall Coast (two books)

Dennis Kelsall

Northern Eye Books




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