Established in 1995, the awards are presented by the English Association to the best children’s picture books of the year. Awards are given to Fiction and Non-Fiction in age ranges 4-7 years and 7-11 years. The winning books are chosen by the editorial board of English 4-11, the journal for primary teachers published by the English Association and the United Kingdom Literacy Association, from a shortlist selected by a panel of teachers and Primary specialists.
An enchanting tale of haunting places and mystical bargains, sumptuously illustrated by Levi Pinfold. When a young girl and her brothers step into the ghostly Paradise Sands hotel, they fall under the rule of the mysterious Teller. She makes a deal with him to free them all from his haunting paradise. But can she hold up her side of the bargain?
- Browns Books Synopsis
The English Association is a membership association and learned society for individuals and organisations passionate about the English language and its literatures. Our membership includes teachers, lecturers, students, authors, and readers, and is made up of people and institutions from around the world. Through our publications, events, networks and resources, we support the teaching, learning, and enjoyment of English at all levels of education, from early years to further and higher education and beyond.