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Alex Neptune Dragon Thief

David Owen, George Ermos, Will Steele


Guinness World Records 2023

Rod Hunt

Guinness World Records

Leila and the Blue Fox

Kiran Millwood Hargreaves & Tom de Freston

Hachette Children's Group

Lifesize Deadly Animals

Sophy Henn and Faith Booker

Red Shed

Passionate About Penguins

Owen Davey

Flying Eye Books

Peanut Jones and the Twelve Portals

Rob Biddulph


The Blackthorn Branch

Elen Caldecott and Rachael Dean

Andersen Press

The Boy Whose Wishes Came True

Helen Rutter, Andrew Bannecker, Liam Drane


The Chestnut Roaster

Eve McDonnell and Holly Ovenden

Everything with Words

The Girl Who Lost a Leopard

Nizrana Farook and David Dean

Nosy Crow

The Last Whale

Chris Vick and Jessie Price


You Don't Know What War Is

Yeva Skalietska and Anastasia Stefurak

Bloomsbury Children's Books

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